Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 5:30 PM EDT
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM EDT

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Casa San Carlos 
9600 W. Atlantic Ave. Building C
Delray Beach, FL 33446

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Check-in starts at 5:30 on Sunday the 24th with dinner at 6:30pm.   Check-out will be at noon on Tuesday the 26th and includes a brunch in the morning.


Double occupancy

Educators discount fee: $300  

Standard fee: $500  

Single occupancy: $700 (limited space call for a special code)

Commuter fee of $250


Mindful Kids Miami 
Mindful Kids Miami 

Exploring and practicing the foundational teachings of Mindfulness in a 3 day (2 night) silent residential retreat. Silent retreat practice is a vital way to nourish our personal meditation practice, which is life-enhancing for everyone and particularly important for those working with children. Retreat will be led by Zayda Vallejo. 

Zayda Vallejo, MKM Faculty Senior Mindfulness Teacher and Trainer 

This retreat include guided mindfulness meditations, Mindful movements, individual interviews, and talks by our senior teacher, Zayda Vallejo; as well as teachings to deepen the understanding of the Mindfulness practice.

M-DCPS Educators can earn 22 Master Plan points 

Ms. Vallejo is an adjunct faculty member and part of the Supervisory Team and Certification Review Board at the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She is currently a faculty member at the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.Since 2006 she has been training professionals who aspire to teach the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program. From 2015 – 2017, she was part of a team at the Center for Mindfulness and Compassion at Harvard University Medical School’s Cambridge Health Alliance, developing a curriculum for mindfulness training in primary care. From 2009 through 2015, Ms. Vallejo taught mindfulness classes at the Massachusetts General Hospital, a Harvard University teaching hospital, which incorporated brain MRI’s into the research of experts in different fields.

From 2008-2013 she was part of the faculty of the Initiative on Transforming Trauma at the Garrison Institute in New York led by Diana Rose and Sharon Salzberg. She co-authored a manual for mental health clinicians with Dr. Lisa Fortuna, “Treating Co-occurring Adolescent PTSD and Addiction: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Adolescents with Trauma and Substance-Abuse Disorders,” published in October 2015. Ms. Vallejo co-authored a curriculum with Dr. Hortensia Amaro: “Moment-by-Moment in Women’s Recovery: A Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention Program,” published in 2008. Ms. Vallejo was born in Colombia, South America and completed her Bachelors of Science in Psychology at Loyola University in Chicago and a Master’s degree in Political Economics at Oxford University in England. She has been practicing meditation and yoga since 1978.