Full course description
June 5: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
June 12: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
June 26: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
July 24: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Located in Research R-2, Room E101
Eligibility: Full-time IU faculty & staff.
This experiential training offers evidence-based strategies to improve psychological health, vitality, and effectiveness at home and at work. Engaging session activities will focus on promoting self-awareness, identifying and pursuing valued goals and actions, and enhancing mindfulness and compassion for self and others.
If this class is full, please sign up for the Wait List at https://iu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_eWKEa62ybnXxcjP
Co-Facilitator: Shelley Johns, PsyD, ABPP
Dr. Johns is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in IU School of Medicine's Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics and a board-certified clinical health psychologist. She is an appointed research scientist in the Center for Health Services Research at Regenstrief Institute, Inc. Her patient-oriented research primarily focuses on testing integrative mind-body interventions to reduce cancer-related fatigue and associated symptoms for post-treatment cancer survivors and improving adaptive coping and quality of life for adults with advanced-stage cancer and their family caregivers.
Co-Facilitator: Kathleen Beck-Coon, MD
Dr. Beck-Coon is a board-certified physician long interested in integrative
health and well-being. She is director of Mindfulness at
the Center and an adjunct Assistant Professor in IU School of Nursing’s Department
of Community and Health Systems where she has taught Acceptance and Commitment
Therapy and Mindfulness. Her research focus is evaluating integrative
mindfulness and acceptance behavioral interventions to improve well-being in
those living with a diagnosis of cancer, their families and healthcare