Theresa Nygren, LCSW has been in the field of Social Work for over 30 years. Her experience includes individual and group
counseling at an outpatient substance abuse facility, a Social Worker position with the Town of Farmington for 27 years and a
private practice both in Avon and Farmington for 17 years. She is trained to facilitate both Mindfulness-Based Stress
Reduction groups and Mindful Self-Compassion groups. Additionally, she is a certified Let Your Yoga Dance instructor.
Currently, she co-leads Mindful Self-Compassion groups and workshops, Mindful Eating workshops and Let Your Yoga Dance and Meditation workshops with Angela Mazur, LCSW, LLC. Mindfulness is a core component of both her professional and personal life. She lives the principles she teaches, making sure she takes adequate time for meditation and overall good self-care on a daily basis.
Upcoming Programs with Theresa
Workshop with Theresa Nyrgren and Angela Mazur
Sunday, January 26, 2020, 1pm-5pm
Join us as we discover how mindful eating can liberate us from our struggle with food and body weight, helping us learn to trust our bodies in the process.
Please check back for future programs with Theresa.
Posts by Theresa
Theresa Nygren reflects on the transition from the working world into retirement as an introduction to her upcoming retreat with Angela Mazur, which explores the next chapter of life.
Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) teacher Theresa Nygren explains the value of cultivating a compassionate inner dialogue.
"We all are imperfect, we all struggle, but when we can open up to this truth and offer compassion, liberation awaits." Get to know our Master Teacher Theresa Nygren as she shares her wisdom on self compassion and her life stories.
The practice of self compassion can be life changing. Master teacher Theresa Nygren shares its effects on her own life — and offers a simple exercise for bringing greater compassion to yourself anywhere and anytime.
A mindfulness practice just in time for the holiday season, by Theresa Nygren.
Learn what mindful self-compassion is and how it can change your life