Dr. Amy Saltzman

Dr. Amy Saltzman

Amy Saltzman, MD, is a holistic physician, mindfulness coach, scientist, wife, mother, devoted student of transformation, longtime athlete, and occasional poet. Her passion is supporting people of all ages in enhancing their well-being and discovering the Still Quiet Place within. She is recognized by her peers as a visionary and pioneer in the fields of holistic medicine and mindfulness for youth. She is founder and director of the Association for Mindfulness in Education, an inaugural and longstanding member of the steering committee for the Mindfulness in Education Network, and a founding member of the Northern California Advisory Committee on Mindfulness. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and two teenage children. For more information, visit www.stillquietplace.com.

Books by Author

Teaching Mindfulness Skills to Kids and Teens

Packed with creative, effective ideas for bringing mindfulness into the classroom, child therapy office, or community, this book features sample lesson plans and scripts, case studies, vignettes, and more.

A Still Quiet Place: A Mindfulness Program for Teaching Children and Adolescents to Ease Stress and Difficult Emotions (cover)
A Mindfulness Program for Teaching Children and Adolescents to Ease Stress and Difficult Emotions

Teaching kids stress management skills early in life will help them to grow into happy and healthy adults.

A Still Quiet Place For Teens: A Mindfulness Workbook to Ease Stress and Difficult Emotions
A Mindfulness Workbook to Ease Stress and Difficult Emotions

Being a teen in today’s fast-paced, media-saturated world is difficult, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed or stressed out.