Posts Tagged "Law"

Report on the September 2008 Law Retreat

Posted on Sep 10, 2012

Report on the September 2008 Law Retreat

Retreat for Legal Professionals September 11-14, 2008 Menla Mountain Retreat Center, Phoenicia, NY This retreat was made possible with support from the Frederick P. Lenz Foundation for American Buddhism

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November 2004 Law Retreat Report

Posted on Sep 10, 2012

November 2004 Law Retreat Report

November 2004 Law Retreat Report

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Effective Lawyering: The Meditative Perspective

Posted on Jul 26, 2011

September 8-11, 2011
Spirit Rock Meditation Center, Woodacre, CA

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Integrating Trial Advocacy and Mindfulness Theory & Practice

Posted on May 27, 2011

A webinar with David M. Zlotnick, Professor of Law, Roger Williams University School of Law. Sponsored by a fellowship from the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society, Professor Zlotnick created a course that explored the potential for mindfulness theory and practice to help aspiring lawyers make a career in trial work more humane and sustainable. In this webinar, he provides some background on how trial advocacy is typically taught in American law schools and walks attendees through the various ways in which mindfulness theory and practice were integrated into the course. This webinar should be of interest to teachers of all kinds of experiential learning, those who teach in professional schools, and those whose courses involve student presentations, as some of the exercises were also designed to ameliorate public speaking anxiety.

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