We’re Excited to Announce our Upcoming Curriculum Summit
Apr29

We’re Excited to Announce our Upcoming Curriculum Summit

As an organization, we are mindful of how much we have accomplished, and how we can change to better serve Bay Area at-risk youth. There is a confluence of research on the teenage brain, behavioral science, and the accumulated wisdom of youth service programs all co-emerging with the advent of mindfulness mental health services within other populations. The scientific community has revealed more about the brain in the last five years...

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Facilitation Skills & Curriculum Development Training

Do you work with at-risk youth in a school, probation, foster care or community-based context? Do you find yourself reading mindfulness curricula and wondering how you could adapt the material or deliver it to the youth you are working with? Are you already integrating mindfulness, council or other emotional awareness practices into your work with and wanting to develop your material and your facilitation skills? Unlike our previous...

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Changes at MBA – A Message from the Executive Director
May01

Changes at MBA – A Message from the Executive Director

The Mind Body Awareness Project is celebrating its 17th Anniversary this year and over that time we have helped thousands of incarcerated youth and teens at risk transform harmful behavior and begin lead meaningful lives through mindfulness meditation and emotional awareness training. We are proud of the work we have done and believe deeply in its importance and success in helping youth change their lives. MBA’s services are based on...

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MBA wins 2016 Top-Rated Award!
Sep15

MBA wins 2016 Top-Rated Award!

The MBA Project has earned a spot on the 2016 Top-Rated Awards List! Here’s what our community of supporters had to say:   “MBA is pioneering mindfulness-based mental health services for at-risk youth. They are a leading innovator in the field and well known in the Bay Area community. I fully support their work and dedication to the youth they serve.” “MBA Project provides mindfulness, meditation, and...

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Spring 2016 Program Updates
Feb26

Spring 2016 Program Updates

We are continuing to provide 6 ongoing weekly groups at the Alameda County juvenile hall as well as a weekly group at Camp Sweeney. We are also providing 3 ongoing groups at the San Mateo YSC, in addition to a regular cohort group and individual sessions in our San Mateo Camp location, Glenwood. We’ll be wrapping up an ongoing research project at Camp Glenwood next month, where we’ve been studying the positive effects of...

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