Research
Mar27

Research

  The goal of MBA’s research is to investigate and disseminate the impact of mindfulness-based interventions with high-risk and incarcerated youth. Through both process-based and translational research, MBA’s intention is to continually contribute to the growing research of evidence-based interventions involving mindfulness and other contemplative approaches with youth populations.     Research Philosophy Research...

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Join us in our online training pilot!
Aug16

Join us in our online training pilot!

Using Mindfulness with At-Risk Youth Online Training Wednesdays, September 13 – October 18, 6pm Pacific In this 6-week online training, participants will receive a general overview of mindfulness facilitation with at-risk youth. Topics include: an intro to the basics of mindfulness (including benefits and potential risks with this particular population), how to establish a safe container in order to best facilitate openness and...

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Join Guiding Lights and support ongoing meditation groups inside juvenile hall!
Mar21

Join Guiding Lights and support ongoing meditation groups inside juvenile hall!

Guiding Lights: Monthly Donor Program A small monthly gift to the Mind Body Awareness Project is an easy, affordable way to support us in our mission. Since 2000, we have been continually expanding our efforts to reach more at-risk youth in the Bay Area. Your monthly donation can make a huge difference over the long haul and financially anchor these critical programs: $25/month supports a weekly class for 12 Oakland youth $50/month...

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Public Trainings

Join us in our online training pilot! Using Mindfulness with At-Risk Youth Online Training Wednesdays, September 13 – October 18, 6pm Pacific In this 6-week online training, participants will receive a general overview of mindfulness facilitation with at-risk youth. Topics include: an intro to the basics of mindfulness (including benefits and potential risks with this particular population), how to establish a safe container in order...

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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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