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Erik Conklin

Murray Continuation High School / Prism Education
School District Employee
San Diego, California
Dr. Erik Conklin, M.A., Ed.D., is a continuation school teacher and certified as a compassion and mindfulness coach from both the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education housed at Stanford University’s Medical School and U.C.L.A.’s Mindful Awareness Research Center housed at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior. Dr. Conklin holds a doctorate in Educational Leadership and is a regular presenter at peer-reviewed research conferences and enjoys presenting and discussing work at universities, private businesses, and social service groups in order to help individuals and organizations close the gap between what they value and how they operate.
Dr. Conklin frequently works in public schools with at-risk adolescents and has taught at the University of California, San Diego integrating mindfulness- based practices into the doctoral program for Educational Leadership. His teaching and coaching experience includes working with athletes, students, parents, researchers, business-owners, teachers, and leaders in athletics, education, and social service agencies. Dr. Conklin is also the founder of Prism Education, Research, and Leadership Consulting, L.L.C., where he leads a team of mindfulness teachers creating custom professional development workshops for individual leaders and teams.
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