Community News

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Parent Education Event: Mindfulness

The Marin County Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) presents an evening with Blair McElroy, psychotherapist, as she discusses mindfulness tools for families, using focused attention, self-regulation, and kindness to help reduce stress and increase connection.

Event Details:

  • March 20, 2019, 7-8 p.m, Kentfield School District Office
  • A SEAC Business meeting will take place from 6:00 to 6:30 pm for those interested in attending
  • Light Dinner will be available from 6:30–7 p.m.
  • View flyer.

2019 Raising Healthy Families Community Education Series

The Marin County Office of Education, in collaboration with Raising Healthy Families and the Community Institute for Psychotherapy, invites you to attend a series of informative, educational presentations that will examine important issues facing today’s families. The presentations will be led by noted Bay Area experts, and will offer tools and strategies to empower caregivers to raise children who are curious, compassionate, and resilient.

Admissions is free, and attendees must register in advance at or by calling (415) 459-5999, ext. 101.
Suggested donations, sliding scale, $75, $50, $25. All event proceeds go directly to support Community Institute for Psychotherapy’s safety-net programs.

Raising Boys to be Heroes in an Age of Villains
Presented by Mark Edwards, LMFT
Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 6-8 p.m.
San Rafael Community Center, 618 B Street, San Rafael

Embodied Resilience: Mindfulness for Challenging Times
Presented by Shai Lavie, LMFT
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
San Rafael Community Center, 618 B Street, San Rafael, CA

2019 Marin Teen Girl Conference Empowered Women – Empower Women!

Who: Teen Girls in grades 8-12 in Marin County

What: 2019 Marin Teen Girl Conference sponsored by the Marin Women’s Commission

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019 9 a.m-3:30 p.m.

Where: Embassy Suites By Hilton 101 McInnis Pkwy, San Rafael, CA 94903

Register by March 28, 2019