Resources

The Center for Courage & Renewal

couragerenewal.org
Offers programs to reconnect soul and role by using their Circles of Trust® approach — as described in Parker J. Palmer’s book, A Hidden Wholeness: Journey Toward an Undivided Life – leader’s guide co-authored by Sally Z. Hare, Still Learning, Inc.

The Center for Investigating Healthy Minds

investigatinghealthyminds.org
Delivers rigorous scientific research on healthy qualities of mind such as kindness, compassion, altruism, forgiveness, mindfulness and well-being.  The work of the center is grounded in the breakthrough insights of neuroplasticity – the discovery that our brains change throughout our lives in response to experience, suggesting that positive changes can be nurtured through mental training.

The Center for Mindfulness In Medicine, Health Care, and Society

umassmed.edu/cfm/stress
A global leader in mind-body medicine and pioneer in the integration of Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction,  mindfulness meditation, other mindfulness-based approaches into medicine, health care, and society.

Mindful

Mindful.org Celebrates mindful awareness is various dimensions of daily living through Mindful magazine and social media.  A great resource for mindfulness practice including useful tools, a broad range of personal stories, news-you-can-use, advice, and insights.

Mind & Life Institute

mindandlife.org – Dedicated to building a scientific understanding of the mind to reduce suffering.

Shallowford Family Counseling Center

shallowford.org/mindfulness
Kay facilitates Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and other mindfulness-based programs through the Shallowford Family Counseling Center, a ministry of Shallowford Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia.

Still Learning, Inc.

stilllearning.org
Offers Circle of Trust retreats and unique professional development focusing renewing who you are and reclaiming what you do.  Sally Z. Hare inspires others to make the beauty they love be what they do. Sally was on Kay’s graduate school advisory team, and she continues to be her mentor in Courage work.

Thriving Today

thrivingtoday.com
Offers vision, knowledge, and wisdom on how to thrive amidst the challenges of illness and our busy, high stress/high tech world.  Susan Bauer-Wu, author of Leaves Falling Gently, is dedicated to thriving, hope, and meaning, within the context of illness and other life challenges that are beyond our control. Susan was on Kay’s graduate school advisory team, and she continues to be her mentor in mindfulness-based work.