Your Name and Title:
Wendy Stephens, Associate Professor and School Library Chair
Library, School, or Organization Name:
Jacksonville State University
Megan Emery, The Healing Library
Abigail Phillips, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: U.S.
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Library practitioners
Short Session Description (one line):
This panel discussion will explore mindfulness in a variety of library settings from the perspective of practitioners working to improve community climate and well-being.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
Together, panelists and attendees will participate in mindfulness activities they can employ in their personal practice of librarianship or share in the library with young people, will learn about trends in mindfulness taking place in libraries across the country, and hear about the research being done to further mindfulness practices in educational environments.
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