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NHTI Announces Mindfulness Speaker Series

Cairns on a mountainsideCONCORD – NHTI – Concord’s Community College will host Mindfulness in Society: Moving from Stress Reduction to Transformation, a speaker series taking place each Monday evening in October from 5 – 6:30 p.m. For information:

The series will kick off with an opening 15-minute meditation by the renowned Sharon Salzberg. Sharon is a pioneer in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher, and a NY Times bestselling author.

NHTI Professor of English (Introduction to Mindful Communication), Dan Huston, has spearheaded and guided the evolution of mindful communication courses and programs at NHTI for more than twenty years. Many of NHTI’s faculty members have studied Communicating Mindfully under Dan’s guidance and worked with him to design curricula, much of which was supported by grants from the Department of Labor, the National Endowment for Humanities, and the Pink House Foundation. Dan has received training at the renowned Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, founded by Jon Kabat-Zinn. This Speaker Series is the 3rd Annual Mindfulness in Society Conference hosted by NHTI.

For more information, contact Laura Scott, Director of Alumni & Development at NHTI at or Dan Huston, Professor of English at

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