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Anna Healy

Courtney Furlong

David Weksler

Roger Dennis

Sandra Lesibu

Checking in:

Systemic Constellations Therapy

Zulus; South Africa

Hidden solutions; Dan Booth Cohen

  • Forgiving our parents [RD]
  • ‘Father wants to make amends with their children before they die.’
  • Sorting out anger

The ALARM and journaling:

  • Reflecting mentally but not writing down reflection
  • Working with my weaknesses- so scattered – importance bring into focus
  • Appreciation
  • Being more present- grounded – powerful
  • Becoming a habit:
    • Changing a habit is changing our minds
    • YOUTUBE: Healing Powers TV: Dr. Bruce Lipton, Epigenetics
      • Bruce Lipton creating a habit – religious character (subconscious mind)
      • Articulating thoughts and movement
        • Building vocabulary and spelling
        • ADD- journaling (Exercise 3)
          • Morning and evening becoming more concise
            • Everyday / week another resource.


  • Setting alarm at top of the hour – synchronize all together

‘Changing NYC School Systems’ [RD]


  • Student involvement [SI]
  • Lack leadership
  • Involvement
  • Acting to dysfunctional system
  • Holding everyone accountable
  • Funding
  • Improvement
  • No child left behind Act
    • Failed because no resources and support

What is missing in public schools?

  • Core values

Education controlled by …

  • What are the community core values?

Cross-sectioning ‘MIA’ into other schools [RD]

  • Special education
  • ‘Alternative schools’

Individualizing education:

Ex. Lumina Foundation

  • Money
  • Politics
  • Etc.

IDEC 2013 21st Annual International Democratic Education Conference [RD]

  • Teacher from Taiwan adopting ‘wise elder Roger Dennis’
  • Key notes ‘coffee hour’
  • Messages from minorities: demonstration
  • EX. Democratic School – Windsor House; BC, Canada

‘Transforming the school systems’ [RD]

Part in 3 different HS:

Impacting policy vs. Making policy [SI]

  • Working for a state agency

“Be the change you wish to see in the world” -Mahatma Gandhi


Visioning-  ‘who I am coming next phase in life’ [SI]

  • Inspired by women
    • African American women
    • Ex. Tina Turner, Cicely Tyson, Audrey Hepburn

NAME CHANGING:                             Mindfulness into Action –> Collaborative Inquiry


  • ‘Action’ – help focus scattered movements
    • Moving forward = action to focus
    • ‘Inquiry’ – always inquiring


  1. Create another name resembling ‘Mindfulness into Action’
  2. ‘Umbrella Effect’:
    1. The scholar name ‘Collaborative Inquiry’ (Umbrella)

i.     Mission statement:  ‘Mindfulness into Action’ (Staple Piece)


  • Creating official University club
  • Validating Teacher backing

Larger Vision: Create ‘MIA’ in schools [ALH]

  • Teachers College Columbia University Starting point
  • After school programs
  • Be beyond a club



“A liberal knows that the only certainty in this life is change but believes that the change can be directed toward a constructive end.” ~Henry A. Wallace

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Anna Healy

Courtney Furlong

David Weksler

Roger Horton

Sandra Lesibu – New Ed.D. Student AT TC!

Maria Cecilla Salcedo

Mariana, Vergara


What do you want in your life? [MIV]

  • Feel it as you have achieved it
  • Not visualize or mentalize
  • Working on the SELF

July 2012

Foundation donated 241 hectareas for the Mindfulness into Action project in Ecuador

  • 2.4 acre = 1 hectareas
  •  1 hectarea = 10,000 square meters land

Mindfulness into Action project in Ecuador- work with indigenous people

  • Clean energy
  • Sustainable farming
  • Student – scholarships

World Dignity University

Systemic Constellations

Zulus; South Africa

YOUTUBE: Rupert Sheldrake on Morphic Fields and Systemic Family Constellations

Field of Morphic energy

  • Self and ancestral energy
  • Navigating the field of own reflection representatives fall into emotional rolls of higher consciousness
  • NOT psycho drama

YOUTUBE: 3 Dimensions of Consciousness


Create a field

In the field – create a field of consciousness – described in cultural culture context

  • Personal consciousness
  • Collective consciousness – religious – spiritual – earth based- scientific frame work
  • Middle dimensional consciousness – the inherited mind – consciousness of life – comes through our biology – memories – type of memory from our ancestors

‘Your ancestors are in your cells’ [MIV]

RITUAL: Healing with Mariana

The Ho’oponopono Mantra (ancient indigenous Hawaiian wisdom)

  • Healing engender prayer, repentance and forgiveness in oneself and other.

1) I am sorry, 2) forgive me, 3) I love you, and 4) thank you

  • Check out you feel
  • Then you will see

‘Our mind is controlling us’ [MIV]

‘Mind over matter’ [SL]

Break through stop sabotaging our-selves

‘Omen, New Beginning’ [SL]

Doing these exercises EVERY MORNING:

  • Exercises 1 – Guided meditation
  • Exercise 2 – Tapping heads
  • Exercise 3 –Visualization with higher-self

‘All the knowledge is within you’ [MIV]


  • Waves from other stations
  • Do not see them but you can tune in
  • There are many universes in front of you
  • Right now
    • Multiverses – multiple dimensions
    • Access through your frequency (lower or higher frequency)
      • Gives you what you are asking… Because of what you are sending
      •  ‘Point: Watch your frequency’ [MIV]

Process – How they change these perceptions between now and after the exercise

  • First work with the personal                                   ‘All about the child inside’
  • Measure
  • Building template to use same methodology
  • Involving the adults in the program

YOUTUBE: Bruce Lipton – Epigenetics

Book: Red Moon; Miranda Gray [MCS]

  • Understanding and using the creative, sexual and spiritual gifts of the Menstrual Cycle


  • Spiritual
  • Sexual
  • Emotional
  • Mental
  • Physical


Infinite Parenting

  • Helping kids and parents with speech problems

EdLab Teachers College Columbia University [DW]

Senior Planet Aging with Attitude [DW]

  • OATS (Older abduct technology service)

DAVIDS HW: Where did they get the funding?


  • Please follow up… ‘Remind each other to throw the ball back’ [MIV]

‘Changing the world on 2 coasts’ [DW]

Beverly is going to do Mindfulness into Action with children in Oakland, California.