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CHRISTINE DAWKINS, a bilingual (English/Spanish) licensed marriage and family therapist, received an MA in Counseling Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco and received her certification as a mindfulness facilitator from UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center (MARC). An ordained lay member of Thich Nhat Hanh’s Order of Interbeing, she has been studying and teaching mindfulness and compassion since 1995. She is a certified EMDR practitioner and offers other trauma-focused modalities, such as IFS and mindfulness-based CBT through her private practice in Santa Barbara, California.

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