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Alison Cohen

School Development Coach, Certified Mindfulness Instructor, Speaker

New York City NY USA

Website: www.mindfulchangefromtheinsideout.com

About My Work

Profession/Role

  • Other

Ages

  • 9th-12th
  • Higher Ed
  • Other

Environments

  • After School
  • Agency / Mental Health
  • Education / Classroom Program
  • Foster Care / Probation

Specialties

  • Mindful Communication
  • Mindfulness and Social Justice
  • Mindfulness for educators and school leaders
  • Teaching mindfulness to public school community members who are navigating myriad stressors

Biography

A former public high school teacher, Alison Cohen incorporates trauma-informed mindfulness into her instructional coaching and leadership work with educators, school leaders, and young adults. Alison also offers mindfulness-based courses and workshops throughout the US. In addition, she is currently a mentor in Jack Kornfield and Tara Brach’s Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training Program and has been mentoring in their Power of Awareness program since 2016. Alison loves any opportunity to integrate community-building, contemplative practice, social justice, and joy.