Tony Madril, LCSW, BCD is a licensed clinical social worker and board-certified by the American Board of Clinical Social Work Examiners in the practice of clinical social work. He has 18 years of post-graduate mental health experience and several years of specialized training in mindfulness and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) from UCLA’s Mindful Awareness Research Center and UC San Diego’s Center for Mindfulness. Tony’s experience includes several years of serving as psychotherapist, trainer, supervisor, and coach for several human service departments within the County of Los Angeles. Tony is a contract instructor for the Center for Non-Profit Management and UC Davis’s Center for Human Services where he teaches human services professionals the skills of mindfulness to prevent compassion fatigue and vicarious trauma. He also specializes in treating adolescents and adults with symptoms of anxiety, trauma, and depression in his private practice office in Los Angeles.
By Tony Madril, L.C.S.W., B.C.D. Research is starting to examine the benefits of mindfulness...