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Mindfulness and Mastery


Research Team


Principal Investigator: Dawn Davis

Co-Principal Investigators: Jan Esteraich, Helen Raikes

Funding Information

Funding Agency: Buffett Early Childhood Institute

Subcontract from: University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

Award Date: Sep 1, 2018

End Date: Aug 31, 2022


This project is funded by a subcontract from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

UNL researchers will develop parent videos of 5-10 mindfulness activities and work with Lincoln parents to pilot the activities. The videos will be translated into three languages: English, Spanish and Arabic.

The team also will develop study of 90 parents in Randomized Control Trial, in Lincoln and two Omaha sites.

Researchers will train Lincoln Educare staff in Mindfulness and Brain Games.  

Early Education & Development