x = independently organized TED event

Theme: Mindsight, Mindfulness and Metacognition

Santa Monica, CA, United States
June 7th, 2012

Watch video from the event

Please install flash player to see this video.

More videos from the TEDx YouTube Channel »

View photos from the event on Flickr

About this event

TEDx Sunset Park, is a two-hour event that will focus on strategies of mindsight (Dan Siegel), mindfulness (Diana Winston) and metacognition (Alise Shafer Ivey). Each speaker will discuss insights into how these concepts can transform the way we live and act.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Dan Siegel
    Dan Siegel is the co-director of the Mindful Awareness Research and the author of Mindsight, The Mindful Therapist and The Whole Brain Child. He is best known for his work in the field of Interpersonal Neurobiology, which is "an interdisciplinary view of life experience that draws on over a dozen branches of science to create a framework for understanding of our subjective and interpersonal lives.
  • Diana Winston
    Diana Winston is the Director of Mindfulness Education at UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center, and author of Fully Present: The Science, Art and Practice of Mindfulness and Wide Awake: A Buddhist’s Guide for Teens. Diana’s work focuses on mindfulness and meditation, and she has taught locally and nationally for the last 20 years.
  • Alise Shafer Ivey
    Alise Shafer Ivey is the founder and director of Evergreen Community School, has worked with schools throughout the US and abroad including China, New Zealand, Nepal, Israel, Peru, Australia and Scotland. She is a frequent lecturer on early childhood education, and has taught Child Development at both UCLA and Santa Monica College. She is a contributing author in the book, Teaching and Learning: Collaborative Exploration of the Reggio Emilia Approach.

Venue and Details

2700 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA, 90404
United States

This event occurred in the past.
See more TEDxSunsetPark events »

Organizer 152087

Pauline McPeake
Santa Monica, CA, United States

View Profile »

Past TEDxSunsetPark Events

See More »