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The Art & Science of Mindfulness & Counseling: A Revolution of the Heart

May 16-19, 2012
Wigwam Resort & Golf Course in Phoeniz (Goodyear), Arizona

Register today to learn and connect with mindfulness experts Jack Kornfield, Ph.D., Bessel van der Kolk, M.D., Michael Meade, Rubin Naiman, Ph.D., and many others while earning up to 27 hours of CEs and vacationing in Phoenix, AZ.

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Note: This is not a Greater Good Science event.

This event allows attendees to meet experts, thought leaders and health professionals in the field of mindfulness while connecting with a community of like minded people. Attendees can choose from a variety of keynote presentations and workshops, including:

-Joining the Healing Medicines of East & West: Mindfulness, Compassion & Human Possibility
-The Body Keeps Score: Integration of Mind, Brain & Body in the Treatment of Trauma
-The Seeds of Destiny: Finding Purpose & Passion
-The Dhamma Brothers: Freedom Behind Bars
-Yoga Skills for Mood Management
...and many more.

For more details and information on lodging and registration, visit

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