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Building an ark: creating a vessel for the education of MBSR teachers.

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Summary of "Building an ark: creating a vessel for the education of MBSR teachers."

This paper is a response to an invitation by the editors of this special issue to write a first person account about mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher education as it developed within the Stress Reduction Clinic (SRC) and Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society (CFM) at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. As the founder of Oasis Institute, I have attempted to describe, in very personal terms, the ground out of which Oasis emerged and the ways this ground shaped the intention, educational trajectory, pedagogy, and infrastructure of Oasis Institute.

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Name: Current opinion in psychology
ISSN: 2352-2518
Pages: 252-256

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