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Managing Grief During The Holidays Workshop

Heather Stang will offer a workshop on Sunday, November 12 from 1:30 – 3:00 PM to discuss ways you can manage grief during the holiday season. The class is offered by donation, however pre-registration is requested by November 11th. Learn How To Cope With Holiday Grief & Stress The holidays are stressful enough when you are Read More

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Book Review: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation by Sharon Salzberg

February is the host to Sharon Salzberg’s 28 day “Real Happiness Meditation Challenge,” an online event designed to help both beginning and experienced meditators “#Commit2Sit.” Of course this year is a leap year, so we get an extra day to strengthen our meditation muscles! The challenge is inspired by her bestselling book Real Happiness: The Read More

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Meditation For Couples: Reduce Negativity With Mindfulness & Loving-Kindness

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and with it comes a barrage of commercials featuring idyllic couples lavishing each other with gifts—from chocolate to diamonds to luxury vehicles. While I am not one to ever turn down a box of truffles or something sparkly, let us not forget the reason for the season: love. Read More

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New Grief Book Features FMC Founder Heather Stang

Techniques of Grief Therapy: Assessment and Intervention, edited by Dr. Robert A. Neimeyer, launched on October 16, 2015 and is already a best seller. A follow up to his first volume, Techniques of Grief Therapy: Creative Practices for Counseling the Bereaved, this new release features the contributions of dozens of grief professionals selected by Dr. Neimeyer, Read More

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Mindfulness For Children: Why Meditation Should Be On Your Back To School List

Mindfulness Helps Children Breathe Their Way To 15% Better Grades It feels like summer has just begun, and already you find yourself filling up a cart with backpacks, pencils, and notebooks, as you hope and pray that this will be the year your child turns those grades around. Just like in meditation practice, this new Read More