Buddhist Wisdom for Helping Professionals
January 16, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm PST
An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 13, 2018
A Six Week Class Series with Devon Cresci and Sydney Fisher.
Devon Cresci has been a dharma practitioner for 16 years. Currently she works part time for Mindful Schools as a guiding teacher for their online classes and full time as a Social Worker in a public high school in San Francisco. There, she teaches mindfulness to both students and staff. She is passionate about bringing these practices into SF public schools. In her summers, she teaches with iBme, on teen mindfulness retreats and assists the Young Adult retreat at Spirit Rock. She is sober and finds the dharma deeply supportive on the path of recovery. Devon identifies as a queer woman and is heartfelt about the power of practice to increase peace and freedom for all.
Sydney Fisher has been a dharma practitioner for three years and is passionate about the dharma practice and believes in the Budda’s teaching as the way towards liberation. She has completed Against the Stream’s facilitator 1 training and continues to study under guiding teachers Joanna Harper and Vinny Ferrero. Sydney works full time as a school social worker in a public high school in San Francisco and is committee to bringing mindfulness to the students and staff at her school.