~ The Center for Mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts, created by Jon Kabat-Zinn and Saki Santorelli, is the home of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
~ UCLA’s Mindful Research Awareness Center fosters mindful awareness through education and research
~ Organization that celebrates mindfulness in everyday living through the creation of Mindful magazine, social media and the pending MindfulTV channel
~ Thich Nat Hanh’s Mindfulness Practice Center
~ Rick Hanson, author of the Buddha Brain and Hardwiring Happiness, combines neuroscience, psychology and Buddhism to explain how we can use our minds to change our brains and our bodies
~ Dan Siegel, founder of the Mindsight Institute, is a leader in interpersonal neurobiology and intertwines science and wisdom practice to promote kindness, compassion and vibrant living
~ A comprehensive website for everything mindfulness
~ Northern California based organization which has created curriculum for teaching mindfulness in schools
~ The Omega Institute in Rhinebeck, NY offers hundreds of retreats, classes and workshops
~ Spirit Rock, a Buddhist retreat center in Northern California, founded by Jack Kornfield and Sylvia Boorstein, offers many classes, workshops, daylong retreats and residential retreats