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Path of Freedom®

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Path of Freedom

"Path of Freedom®" is our mindfulness based emotional intelligence (MBEI) curriculum developed for at-risk populations. We offer a two-year certification program for Path of Freedom facilitators beginning with a six-week online intro course.

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Join the Community

Screen Shot 2014-03-05 at 8.03.07 AMMeet others engaged in contemplative prison work by becoming a member of our international community. Discuss best practices, share insights, network with folks in your area, and find ways to get involved.

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researchwebmedWe have several research initiatives to assess the impact of our programs, which integrate mindfulness practice with cognitive-behavioral training and social emotional learning.

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COVID-19 Resources for Prisoners

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Buy Books on Prison Dharma

Read more about contemplative practice in prisons by purchasing books from our Prison Dharma Press.