Category: News and Notes

Matt Goodman and John Schorling Present Research Review

4/2/2014

Does mindfulness-based stress reduction reduce pain among individuals who experience chronic pain? Mindfulness Center teachers Matt Goodman and John Schorling will be conducting a workshop on this topic at the…

Call for Papers

4/2/2014

We are soliciting submissions for a special issue of the Journal of Pain Management addressing mindfulness-based interventions for the treatment of pain. We are interested in articles for this special…

Two New Meditations

2/28/2014

Two new meditations are now available on the Mindfulness Center website to listen to or download from the website audio resources section. Both are led by Teresa Miller. The first…

Internationally-known Authorities on Mindfulness and Meditation Visit UVa

2/28/2014

The University of Virginia Contemplative Sciences Center hosted a number of internationally-known mindfulness teachers and scholars over the past month. They represented a variety of disciplines, and included meditation teachers…

Interview with Lisa Ellison

1/13/2014

The Mindfulness center recently caught up with Mindful Writing Class graduate Lisa Ellison whose piece, “Waste Not, Want Not” took second place in an online writing competition conducted by Writer…