Cathy CornellBoard of Directors, Meditation Teacher
Cathy Cornell is a licensed clinical social worker, currently serving as the clinical director of the Canopy Center’s Oasis program which provides treatment and support to children who have been sexually abused and their families in Madison, WI. Cathy has served on the Board of Directors of Christians for Peace in El Salvador on since 1988. A longtime Buddhist practitioner, she seeks to integrate contemplative practices into her social activism and into her healing work with others, especially with those who suffer from traumatic experiences. Cathy teaches innate compassion meditation practices to social service providers and social activists to help them prevent vicarious trauma or burnout as a teacher with the Foundation for Active Compassion.