Updated: Jan 11
By Alex Schein
Leading from within: Madison Dawkins brings health and mindfulness to prison
Watch this video about Madison Dawkins, an undergraduate student at the University of Pennsylvania, who created her own minor in race and criminal justice, began a student organization called BARS–Beyond Arrests: Rethinking Systematic Oppression to educate fellow students on criminal justice reform, and lead a health and mindfulness program for incarcerated women at the Riverside Correctional Facility.
Want to learn how to bring mindfulness to your local prison or jail? Consider becoming a certified mindfulness teacher yourself!