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Mindfulness in the time of a Pandemic and Social Unrest

Mindfulness in the Time of a Pandemic and Social Unrest
Wednesday, July 22, 2020   |   10:00am EST
Presented by:
Mickie Brown, RN, HN-BC
In these unprecedented times – at the intersection of a pandemic and social unrest – many of us are experiencing difficulty coping with the uncertainty and subsequent emotional turmoil that may arise. Mindfulness practice offers support and resources to calm our nervous system and thus clarify our thinking, and supports our physical and mental well-being.
About the presenter:
Mickie Brown, RN, HN-BC

Mickie Brown RN, HN-BC is Clinical Manager for Education, Mindfulness and Patient Well – Being at the Selikoff Centers for Occupational Health and the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program at the Mount Sinai Health System in New York City. Mickie’s commitment to caring and her drive to alleviate distress of her WTC patients, motivated her to explore and learn Mind Body therapies. In 2007 she trained and became certified in Mind Body Medicine ( Mickie continued her training in Mindfulness at University of MA and Brown University and is a teacher of the evidence - based program “Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)”.

Having experienced the power of mindfulness in her own life, Mickie is passionate about sharing it with others. Currently, Mickie teaches Mindfulness programs for employees and faculty of the Mount Sinai Health System.

Mickie is a graduate of the Edmonton General Hospital School of Nursing in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, a Registered Nurse in NY state and a Board Certified Holistic Nurse by the American Holistic Nurse Association.

This webinar series is made possible thanks to the generous support from the First County Bank Foundation.

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