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The Mindfulness First Community Circle

A place for Mindful Educators to network, learn and grow together.

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Mindfulness First is an Arizona 501(c)3 non-profit, and our mission is to offer scientifically-informed programs based in Mindful Awareness and Social-Emotional Learning which provide children and adults with tools to manage stress and navigate life’s challenges.


The Mindfulness First Community Circle

Our Community Circle is an online meeting space for Mindful Educators to network, learn and grow together. Once a month we meet online via Zoom (meetings are recorded for your convenience) and at other times we talk online via our private forum. Our monthly online meetings always include a guest speaker who shares about their field of expertise; CEUs are usually available.

2019:

Thursday Feb 7th 2019, at 6pm Arizona time: Anna Luna discussing her Mindfulness Center for drug and alcohol prevention, at Mesquite High School.

Thursday Feb 21st 2019, at 6pm Arizona time: Dave Trachtenberg discussing circle work with teens.

Thursday March 14th 2019, at 6pm Arizona Time: Dr. Blair Braden of ASU discussing her research around Autism and Mindfulness.

Thursday April 11th 2019, at 6pm Arizona Time: Breon Michel discussing mindfulness, families and resilience.

Thursday May 9th 2019, at 12pm Arizona Time: Nicola Harvey discussing her book "Mindful Little Yogis", a book about mindfulness for special needs children.

Thursday June 13th 2019, at 6pm Arizona time: Sophia Towne of ASU discussing her "Mindful Leadership" research results.

Cost and Benefits

For just $10 a month, active members of the Community Circle receive the following benefits:

- monthly, live online gathering (via Zoom the meeting platform) hosted by experts in our field. Opportunities to learn, ask questions and network.

- access to recordings of all gatherings.

- 10% discount on all Mindfulness First "Modular Classes" and live events*

-10% discount on select teaching tools from our Mindfulness First Store.

- access to private online forum, moderated by Mindfulness First.

*discount not applicable for Foundations For Mindful Educators to be launched in 2019. Also, you must be an active member in order to receive all benefits.

All proceeds fund mindfulness in education. Disclaimer: The information provided and examples given during our presentations and live calls is designed for educational and informative purposes only. You should not rely on this information as a substitute for, nor does it replace, professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment, or legal/financial advice.


Your Instructor


Sunny Wight
Sunny Wight

What We're Working On:


  February 14, 2019 - Community Circle Meeting - Circle Work - Dave Trachtenburg
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  March 14, 2019 - Community Circle Meeting - Mindfulness & Autism - Dr. Blair Braden
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  April 11, 2019 - Community Circle Meeting - Resilient Families - Breon Michel
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  *SPECIAL TIME 12:00PM* (International Guest) May 9, 2019 - Community Circle Meeting - Mindfulness and Special Needs - Nicola Harvey
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  June 13, 2019 - Community Circle Meeting - Research Discussion: Mindful Leadership - Sophia Town
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  Archived Recording: December 8th Community Circle Meeting- Mindfulness in Schools Part 3 - Kathy Hegberg
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  Archived Recording: November 10th Community Circle Meeting - Mindfulness in Schools Part 2 - Elizabeth Frias
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  Archived Recording: October 13th Community Circle Meeting - Mindfulness in Schools Part 1 - Emily Saunders
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  Archived Recording: September 8th Community Circle Meeting - Teaching mindfulness to youth as a mental health therapist - Emmanuelle Giumelli
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  Archived Recording: August 11, 2018 - Community Circle Meeting- Mindful Techniques/Activities for Kids - Melissa Paganini
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  Archived Recording: July 14, 2018- Mindful Art - Cheryl Sosnowski
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  Archived Recording: May 12, 2018- The Science of Mindfulness - Sunny Wight & Dr. Debbie Baldemor
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  Archived Recording: April 14, 2018 - An Introduction to Mindfulness in education - Sunny Wight
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Frequently Asked Questions


What if I am unable to make it to the monthly Community Circle online zoom meeting?
We will be recording all of our online meetings and uploading them for your review, at your convenience.
How long do I have access to the Community Circle's meeting recordings?
You have unlimited access to all archived recorded meetings as long as you are a subscriber to the Mindfulness First Community Circle.
How will I be billed?
You will automatically be billed monthly once you enroll.
Can I cancel my subscription?
You may cancel your subscription at any time. You are responsible for the full subscription fee in the monthly billing cycle in which you cancel. Once your account has been billed, all sales are final and there will be no refunds.
How do I cancel Subscription?
To cancel your subscription. please send an email to info@mindfulnessfirst.org with the following subject line: Cancel Subscription [insert first and last name here]. We will respond to your emails as soon as possible.
Do you offer Professional Development Credits?
Yes, we offer Professional Development Credits (also known as PDC's or CEU's) on some of our educational online live session calls. If an educational session offers PD credits it will be listed along with the topic information.
How do I receive my PDC Certificate?
To receive a PDC Certificate you must either be present for the live call or complete a short questionnaire that will be provided on teachable after viewing the recording. If you are present on the live call we ask you to message us on the chat box while on zoom session letting us know you will need a completed certificate.

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