Events

Past Event

Four-Week Mindfulness Practice Training

November 21, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Hammer Health Sciences Center, 701 W. 168 St., New York, NY 10032 in Room LL107
Mindfulness meditation is a technique of focus, calm and insight, and a skill that can be learned. Through this four-week mindfulness training course participants will observe how stress unfolds in their lives, their responses to it, and how mindfulness practice can ameliorate it. Participants will learn and practice a variety of mindfulness techniques on an entry level, including loving-kindness meditation and mindful movement. Alongside the meditation practice, classes incorporate group discussions. Dates: Tuesdays, November 21, November 28, December 5, December 12, 2017 Time: 5:30 - 7:00pm There is a $50 enrollment fee for the full course. There is a minimum enrollment of 10 and a maximum enrollment of 20 people. Participants will need to bring a mat or towel for the training program. This program is limited to Columbia faculty and staff.