The Mindful Center
A remarkable approach to health, healing & stress reduction
Week Long Retreat
May 25 – 30, 2019
This is the deep-dive retreat you’ve been waiting for! Join Michelle DuVal, director of The Mindful Center, and Claudio Barrientos, Director of The Mindful Center – Austin, as we host an incredible meditation retreat in the gorgeous beach town of Sayulita, Mexico. Only 45 minutes from Puerto Vallarta but a world away from the ferocious busyness of the daily grind, spend time resetting, recharging, relaxing, learning new practices, and deepening your meditation. Give yourself a break this year, grab a friend, take your daughter, reconnect with your spouse or your self in a meaningful way….all on a gorgeous beach in Mexico.
Next Session: June 1, 9am – 12pm
at the Presbyterian Healthplex
The perfect intro to Mindfulness. Join Michelle DuVal, MA, in this dynamic day session as she covers the essential elements of mindfulness practice: What it is, how to do it in our daily lives for real stress reduction, and how it can help with sleep issues, weight issues, as well as chronic worry, anxiety and depression. With time to practice a variety of meditations – breathing, mini-meditations, and lying down (great for sleep!) Also included are 4 downloadable guided meditations that are yours to keep.
The Sleep Class
June 18 – July 9
Are you having trouble sleeping
or sleeping well?
Do you wake up feeling groggy
Does your mind tend to race
in the middle of the night?
You might want to join us for this important program, as few things affect our brains and bodies as negatively as lack of good rest and sleep.
June 22 and 23
Take the Weekend to Take Care of Your Mind
Do you dream about doing a mini meditation retreat without leaving your life entirely? Want to detangle from your daily responsibilities? Want to re-center and recharge out in nature? Want to connect with the basics of mindfulness practice? Then oh gosh…this might be the weekend for you…
8 Week Program
at UNM Center for Life
This is the program you’ve been waiting for! Learn and develop the life changing skills of mindfulness and meditation in this world renowned program, taught by a true expert in the field. Progress through a uniquely comprehensive study and practice of mindfulness meditation: what it is, how to do it in our daily lives to reduce stress, manage pain, help with sleep issues, weight issues, healing processes, and more, and how it enables our ability to participate in our own health and well being.
One of Our Most Popular Offerings
July 29 – August 19
This Mindful Eating program has been taught by Michelle DuVal, MA, at the University of New Mexico and Presbyterian for the past 14 years with terrific results. Learn the clinically proven techniques of Mindful Eating for weight loss, creating healthier eating habits and choices, and to help reduce stress eating and overeating. Mindful Eating is the program that can change your relationship to food….forever.
In this 3 Part Program learn the most essential elements of mindfulness practice delivered in a way you’ve never heard before. This Starter Kit is great for those just starting out in their practice or who want a simple and to the point refresher in mindfulness.
In this 8 part course participants progress through a uniquely comprehensive study and practice of mindfulness meditation: what it is, how to do it in our daily lives to reduce stress, manage pain, help with sleep issues, weight issues, healing processes, and more, and how it enables our ability to participate in our own health and well being.
A one-of-a-kind program that runs eight weeks and teaches participants an entirely new approach to weight loss, healthy eating, and stress reduction. Participants learn the clinically proven techniques of mindfulness and how to hone and direct their skills toward eating and weight issues.