The course is run by Cili Phillips, M.S. Cili was a group facilitator, counselor, and mediator for over 25 years, both privately and in a number of educational and health settings. She has been teaching mindfulness meditation for over 12 years and is currently completing her teacher certificate for MBSR through the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. Ms. Phillips holds a Master’s degree from Cornell University, where she evaluated the impact of complementary alternative medicine on western medical systems. In addition to facilitating MBSR groups, she continues her work as a communication coach for couples, individuals and organizations.