Stillpoint Mindfulness Training
Janet Curry, MA, LPC, founded Stillpoint in 2006, as a private practice offering counseling and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction programs in Durango, CO and the Four Corners region.
Janet is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Colorado; she received her Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Seattle University and her B.A. from Williams College. She has completed the extensive series of professional trainings for Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) providers with Jon Kabat-Zinn, PhD and senior teachers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care and Society.
Before moving to Durango in 2006, Janet worked as a mental health counselor/intern to adult outpatients at a Seattle community mental health clinic. She also taught MBSR at the clinic to professional colleagues and to clients. Since opening Stillpoint in early 2007, she has worked with clients with a variety of mental and physical health challenges and conditions, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, AIDS, addiction recovery, fibromyalgia, cancer, chronic pain, and multiple sclerosis. She has taught MBSR to over 200 individuals in the Four Corners area, ranging in age from 21 to 84.
Janet’s work is grounded in three decades of personal study and practice of yoga and meditation. Her daily teachers include her two children, ages 12 and 16, and her husband of 17 years.