Christopher Willard, Psy. D. is a psychologist and educational consultant based in Boston specializing in mindfulness. He has been practicing mindfulness for nearly 20 years, and leads mindfulness workshops internationally. He currently serves on the board of directors at the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy, and the Mindfulness in Education Network. His thoughts on mental health have been featured in The New York Times, cnn.com, and he blogs at mindful.org. Dr. Willard is the author of Child’s Mind (2010), Growing Up Mindful (2016), and three other books, with three more on the way. He teaches at Harvard Medical School.
When not working, he enjoys time with family, travel, cooking, eating, reading, writing, hiking and any combination of these he can manage.
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Christopher Willard is a licensed psychologist specializing in mindfulness and compassion based therapies and consultation. He has over a decade of retreat practice in mindfulness and meditation. He is available for psychotherapy, supervision, academic coaching, consultation, and training.