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Mindfulness Matters With Dr. Rita Benn

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Mindfulness Matters With Dr. Rita Benn

Mindfulness in education is becoming increasingly commonplace, as the stress of everyday life affects ones ability to learn, grow and collaborate with others. Rita Been, PhD, is on the forefront of bringing both research and practical information for K-12 education for both students and teachers nationwide.

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Rita_Benn_217756589.jpgRita Benn, PhD is an accomplished teacher, and researcher. She has been practicing meditation for over 30 years, and has taught and facilitated many group-based workshops and interventions using mindfulness-based practices in the university and community. She is the Director of the Faculty Scholar's Program in Integrative Healthcare at the University of Michigan and has held appointments in the Department of Family Medicine, Institute for Social Research and Institute for Research on Women and Gender. Dr. Benn has developed coursework, clinical electives and curriculum guides in integrative medicine, and consults and conducts research for several national programs and educational institutions. She is on the executive board of the Consortium for Academic Health Center in Integrative Medicine. Dr. Benn and her colleagues recently published the results of a randomized trial on the influence of meditation on well-being for parents of children with special needs and school personnel. For more about Rita and her work visit mc4me.org.

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About :

Elaine M. Grohman has been working in the field of Energy Medicine for nearly 20 years. The experiences of her own Life brought her to delve into the Mystery of our Spirit, Body, Emotions and Mind, and through that search she has sought to help others appreciate their own Life in a greater way. Elaine works with people in the medical fields, as well as having a private practice. She is the author of two books, "The Angels and Me - Experiences of Receiving and Sharing Divine Communication," and "Spirit Awakening - Wisdom for Life and Living." As an Intuitive, Elaine helps others to look beyond the wounds they use to define themselves, so that new and perhaps greater understanding can become known. Through this, we can begin to Heal our World - And Ourselves.

Photos by Laurie Tennent