Jean Fagerstrom, MSW, LICSW

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MSW, University of Minnesota

B.A. Humanities and Spanish, University of Minnesota, BS Secondary Education, University of Minnesota

MBSR Teacher Training, University of Massachusetts Center for Mindfulness

Mindful Self-Compassion: Teacher Training 2015
200-hour Yoga Teacher Trainings: Green Lotus Yoga Studio and Nosara Yoga Institute

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Jean has over 30 years of experience in meditation, bodywork, natural healing and psychotherapy. She has been teaching Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for the University of Minnesota’s Bakken Center for Spirituality and Healing since 2007, and Mindful Self-Compassion since 2016. She has a long-term meditation practice and is an active volunteer and participant in the Twin Cities meditation community.

She is also a clinical social worker with over twenty years of experience as a mental health counselor working in a variety of settings, basing her work in the framework of mindfulness and self-compassion. She is currently seeing psychotherapy clients via telehealth.