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Elizabeth Johnston, MA, PhD

Elizabeth has been involved with meditation & contemplative practices for many years.  She attended retreats with Jesuits, Trappists, Contemplative Prayer groups, and Insight Meditation groups.  She is an active member of Contemplative Outreach of Tampa Bay, Sarasota Group and of the Sarasota Mindfulness Institute.  She is a facilitator of Bible Studies at St. Martha Catholic Church in Sarasota, FL.

She has a BA in Mathematics, an M.A. and Ph.D. in Special Education and Cognitive Psychology and an M.A. in Religious Studies.  She is Professor Emerita, Southern Connecticut State University.


She is a wife, mother, grandmother, and mother-in-law and spends her summers in Ithaca, NY.

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