Contemplative Teaching and Learning Leadership Council

The purpose of the Contemplative Teaching and Learning (CTL) Leadership Council is to give coherence and support to the emerging field of contemplative education and to guide the work of the Garrison Institute’s Contemplative Teaching and Learning Initiative.

Patricia Broderick

Patricia BroderickPatricia Broderick, Ph.D. is a Research Associate with the Prevention Research Center at Penn State University and former director of the Stress Reduction Center at West Chester University of PA...

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Richard C. Brown

rbrown_tRichard C. Brown, M.A., founded the Contemplative Education department at Naropa University in 1990...

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Marian R. David

marian-david-80Marian R. David is founding director of Sustaining the Soul that Serves, a nonprofit organization which supports those who serve in finding spiritual practices...

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Adele Diamond

Adele DiamondAdele Diamond Ph.D. is a Professor of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia and the Canada Research Chair in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience...

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Mark Greenberg, chair

mgreenberg_tMark Greenberg, Ph.D. holds The Bennett Endowed Chair in Prevention Research in Penn State's College of Health and Human Development...

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Tobin Hart

tobin-hart_80Tobin Hart, Ph.D. serves as Professor of Psychology at the University of West Georgia...

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Tish Jennings

Tish_Jennings_80Dr. Patricia (Tish) Jennings is Senior Fellow at the Garrison Institute's Initiative on Contemplative Teaching and Learning and a Research Assistant...

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Linda Lantieri

Linda LantieriLinda Lantieri, M.A. serves as the Director of The Inner Resilience Program...

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Peggy McCardle

pmccardle_tPeggy McCardle, Ph.D. is Chief, Child Development and Behavior Branch at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute for Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)...

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Jerome Murphy

Jerome MurphyyJerome Murphy, Ph.D. is the Harold Howe II Professor of Education at Harvard University...

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Laura I. Rendón

laura-rendon-80Laura I. Rendón is Professor of Higher Education in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Texas-San Antonio...

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Elizabeth Robertson

Liz-Robertson-80Elizabeth Robertson Ph.D. has been with the National Institute on Drug Abuse since 1995 and has been the Chief of the Prevention Research Branch since 1997...

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Kimberly Schonert-Reichl

Kimberly Schonert-ReichlKimberly Schonert-Reichl, Ph.D. is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology...

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Pamela Seigle

Pamela SeiglePamela Seigle, M.S. is Executive Director of Courage & Renewal Northeast, based at Wellesley College...

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Mark Wilding

Mark WildingMark Wilding is the Executive Director of PassageWorks Institute. Mark is the former Director of the Marpa Center for Business and Economics at Naropa University...

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Rona Wilensky

Rona WilenskyRona Wilensky, PhD, is currently a Resident Fellow at the Spencer Foundation in Chicago...

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Arthur Zajonc

Arthur Zajonc Arthur Zajonc is President of the Mind & Life Institute, and Emeritus Professor of Physics at Amherst College, where he taught 1978 to 2011. Through his work with the Mind & Life Institute...

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Education Events

    Contemplative Teaching & Learning Leadership

    ADI FLESHER | INITIATIVE DIRECTOR | Email | Bio

    TISH JENNINGS | SENIOR FELLOW

    SHARN ROCCO | SCHOLAR-IN-RESIDENCE | Email | Bio

    Leadership Council: Patricia Broderick, Richard C. Brown, Marian David, Adele Diamond, Mark Greenberg, Tobin Hart, Tish Jennings, Linda Lantieri, Peggy McCardle, Jerome Murphy, Laura I. Rendón, Elizabeth Robertson, Kimberly Schonert-Reichl, Pamela Seigle, Mark Wilding, Rona Wilensky, Arthur Zajonc

    Senior Advisory Board: Clancy Blair, Paul Ekman, Peter Senge, Dan Siegel, B. Alan Wallace

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