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Meghan Dutton

Mindfulness Educator and Yoga Instructor

Newburyport MA USA

Home Phone: 401-662-6640 Website: http://www.awake-minds.com Website: Facebook Group: Awake Minds – Mindfulness in Schools

About My Work

Profession/Role

  • Classroom Teacher

Ages

  • K5
  • 6th-8th
  • 9th-12th
  • Higher Ed
  • Other

Environments

  • After School
  • Agency / Mental Health
  • Education / Classroom Program
  • Families & One-on-One

Biography

Meghan Dutton currently works as a mindfulness educator and yoga instructor in Massachusetts. She has worked with youth and adults in elementary, middle, and high schools for the past ten years. Her work has incorporated mindful practices into elementary, middle, and high school classrooms, along with Behavior Support Programs. She has also lead professional development in schools on mindfulness in education. Her passion lies in bringing mindfulness tools to the lives of families, schools, educators, and youth.

Meghan’s experience with mindfulness and Mindful Schools:

  • 15 years of personal mindfulness practice
  • Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat Leader – Insight Meditation, Newburyport, MA
  • Creator of “Awake Minds: Yoga and Mindfulness” Facebook page
  • Experience in working one-on-one with families, adults, and children in meditation
  • Organizer and facilitator of school-wide “Mindful Teachers” Groups
  • Presenter at The University of Rhode Island and Salve Regina University on mindfulness in education
  • HeartMath trained as a “resilient educator”- tools on how to help build social and emotional awareness with students
  • Mindfulness Educator- summer camps and with Teen Moms program
  • iBme (Inward Bound) Staff- Teen Retreats
  • 200 hr RYT- Live Love Teach (mindfulness and yoga teacher certified)