Susan Miles, JD, BS

Mindfulness Programs
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Catholic Univ., 78

Univ of Maryland, Consumer Economics, 75

Oasis Inst., Univ of Mass Center for Mindfulness

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Susan Miles has been practicing meditation for thirteen years. She served as a Minnesota District Court Judge for 22 years, and held positions as Assistant Chief Judge of the Tenth Judicial District, and as past president of Minnesota District Judges Association, Minnesota District Judges Foundation, and Minnesota Women Lawyers. She is qualified by the University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Mindfulness to teach Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction.

Susan has completed the MBSR Teaching Online program offered by Brown University’s Center for Mindfulness, supporting instructors in offering the 8-week MBSR program live online, with skill, ease and interactivity.


Vipassana meditation

Judicial ethics

Judicial selection, retention, and performance evaluations

Awards & Recognition

MDJA President's Award, 2014

Tubman/Verizon Hope Line Community Award, 2015

Academic Interests and Focus

Mindfulness skills for the general public and legal professionals