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Albuquerque, New Mexico

Noahs Event Venue 87114

4591 Vista Fuente Road NW

Albuquerque, NM 87114

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Mindful New Mexico Conference – Mindfulness, Equity, and Social Justice

April 19 - 20, 2019

The fifth annual New Mexico Leaders in Mindfulness Conference, will be taking a fresh look at the state of diversity within the mindfulness community.


Leading the discussions and activities are a diverse group of practitioners from the Yoga & Meditation for People of Color, the Native Health Initiative, as well as social justice activist and scholar Rhonda Magee and Qi Gong Master Mingtong Gu.

THE 2019 KEY CATALYST IS RHONDA V. MAGEE

Law professor and Co Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at the University of San Francisco. .

As a Catalyst at the 2019 New Mexico Leaders in Mindfulness Conference, Rhonda will share her perspective on the revolutionary power of mindfulness and how it can effect real change in our world from a social-justice perspective.

Rhonda V. Magee is more than just a mindfulness leader. She is a true Catalyst for transformation, effectively connecting contemplation with the needs of today’s troubled world. As a proponent of practical mindfulness, Rhonda inspires the community with her passion and her unique ability to put mindfulness in a new, vital light.

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April 19th

The conference will kick-off with a special evening co-hosted by Yoga & Meditation for People of Color, with Rhonda Magee. This evening’s gathering is for self-identified people of color , and will include meditation, conversation, and a community dinner.

In order to create a brave container for people of color, this evening is for self-identified people of color only. White allies, friends and family are asked to respect the intention for this group by not attending. There will be opportunities to be with Rhonda at breakout sessions on Saturday , as well as multiple events fthroughout the day for community to come together.

April 20th

We'll be diving into:

  • Loving Service: Return to Indigenous Currency of Relationships for Equitable Health and Community
  • Mindfulness for transforming education systems
  • Mindful Money for Creating the World You want to See
  • Building Alliances across Differences
  • Self-Care for the Everyday Life of an Activist and Social Change Agent
  • Creative, Contemplative Practices with Survivors of Domestic Abuse.
  • QiGong : a practice to serve the world
  • Facing Reality: turning opression into opportunity

More than an event – the Mindful New Mexico’s annual conference is a gathering place to build relationships for a transformative community where mindfulness becomes a tool for social and systems transformation. Join fellow New Mexican educators and youth service professionals, social activists, community service providers, youth, wellness professionals and values -based business leaders, among others.

We are committed to making this event as accessible as possible so that a large number of the community can take part and amplify the diverse voices of our mindful state. Our compass is based on Flow- It-Forward, a practice that builds relationships in community by facilitating equitable giving and receiving.


For more info about the conference , other catalysts and topics , visit https://www.mindfulnewmexico.com/



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Albuquerque, New Mexico

Noahs Event Venue 87114

4591 Vista Fuente Road NW

Albuquerque, NM 87114

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