3303 Capitol Hill Cr NW
Toonie lunch at noon followed by Dr Carlson’s presentation at St David’s United Church. Please see the poster for all the details.
Dr. Carlson is a professor in Psychosocial Oncology in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary, and the Director of Research at the Department of Psychosocial Resources at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. She is regularly invited to present her work at international conferences, most recently in Italy, China, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, Israel and all across Canada and the USA. She presented a TEDx talk called Mindfulness for Personal and Collective Evolution in 2016.
Dr. Carlson will briefly summarize the research showing benefits of mindfulness training for various groups, and introduce preliminary practices taught in mindfulness-based stress reduction programs.
Everyone is welcome. Please share with others who may be interested. Hope to see you there!