Dr. Shauna Shapiro Pre-conference Workshop: Deepening the Art and Practice of Mindfulness and Compas

SickKids Hospital (The Hospital for Sick Children), 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON Canada
Come join us as we cultivate greater wisdom, joy, health, and well-being. Drawing on practices of mindfulness and lovingkindness as well as revolutionary research in neuroscience, we will explore the transformational power of meditation. We can discover how the weaving together of lovingkindness and mindfulness supports us in healing and living a joyful and meaningful life. In this workshop, you will be taught simple yet potent meditation practices, including lovingkindness practices, mindfulness meditation, and mindful movement. You will also learn about new research in neuroscience that offers this hopeful message: We can change and reshape our brain to live healthier, happier lives. We will become familiar with specific practices and techniques for cultivating greater joy, ease, wisdom and compassion, and learn to integrate these into our daily lives.
This workshop is appropriate for anyone curious about meditation and how to deepen our connection with the beauty and mystery of life. Be prepared for unexpected delight. This workshop is suitable for anyone interested in applying mindfulness to their lives, including healthcare, education and business professionals.
Accredited by the Ontario Psychological Association for 7 CE Credits

Register here:  https://amindfulsociety.org/event/2018-amindfulsociety-registration/
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