About The Teacher
Laurence Magro, MS, MBA, is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor specializing in mindfulness-based therapies and integrative approaches. For the last 15 years as a practicing psychotherapist and mindfulness trainer with a personal yoga and meditation practice, she has drawn on Eastern contemplative traditions and recent western advances in mind/body research to inspire and empower people to help themselves.
Laurence holds a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and has received Teacher Certification in MBSR from the Center for Mindfulness at UMass Medical School. She is versed in other mindfulness-based interventions such as Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy and the use of mindfulness to relieve pain and restore wellbeing. She is the founder and director of Mindful Living NY, which offers counseling, training and consulting to business and healthcare professionals as well as to individual clients and groups.