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Mindfulness Education and Training

Mindfulness Academic Interest Groupwoodland stream
The Mindfulness Academic Interest Group (AIG) brings together clinicians, educators, students, community members and researchers to share information and resources, collaborate on projects and research, and practice mindfulness meditation. The AIG also hosts several outside speakers each year.

For more information about the AIG, contact Carl Fulwiler, MD, PhD at

  • Mindfulness AIG presentations
    • Larry Peltz, MD
      Mindfulness and Addiction - The Recovery of Personal Authority 
    • Beth Roth, APRN, FNP-BC
      Teaching MBSR in Spanish and English in the Inner-City
    • Elana Rosenbaum, MS, LICSW
      Confronting Illness: Teaching MBSR and Being a Psychotherapist
    •  Saki F. Santorelli, EdD, MA
      Mindfulness and MBSR at UMMS: Past, Present and Near-Term Future
    • Judson Brewer, MD, PhD
      Please Pay Attention Now (It Could Change your Brain): Mechanisms of Mindfulness
    • Ronald Siegel, PsyD
      Harnessing Mindfulness: Tailoring the Practice to the Person - presentation slides

UMass Memorial Center for Mindfulness
Information about trainings and programs in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR).

Mindfulness Presentations by Carl Fulwiler, MD, PhD
Click here 
to access the below listed presentations.

  • Mindfulness for Stress Management & Wellness 
  • Mindfulness for Anxiety, Depression & Wellness 
  • The Neuroscience of Mindfulness
  • Mindfulness and Health
  • Mindfulness as a Clinical Intervention and a Path to Wellness- webinar 
  • Emotion Regulation Pathways in Mindfulness and Negative Emotion
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment for Depression