Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion

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Practicing Mindfulness & Compassion

One Day Conference

Friday, Mar 8, 2013 , 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Jon Kabat-Zinn, Kristin Neff, Paul Gilbert, Dacher Keltner
Craneway Pavilion Conference Center
1414 Harbour Way South
Richmond CA 94804
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This event will be webcast live.

UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center (GGSC) is hosting this ground-breaking conference to explore the connections between mindfulness and compassion. Speakers, including best-selling author Jon Kabat-Zinn (keynote), will discuss how to apply cutting-edge science to the real world, focusing particularly on how mindfulness can deepen our relationships. Other presenters will include Kristin Neff, author of Self-Compassion; Paul Gilbert, founder of Compassion Focused Therapy; and Dacher Keltner, faculty director of the GGSC. Attendees will learn research-tested mindfulness and compassion practices, and hear from program leaders who have fostered mindfulness and compassion in schools, health care, and beyond. This will be webcast live!

Standard registration is $199, which includes lunch, morning pastries, and refreshments throughout the day. Webcast registration is $149. Student registration is $149.

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