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Discover how to make sense of our relationships and experiences and how they shape the way we interact with others

Learn to cultivate presence to support important changes in neural structure that lead to integration, balance, happiness, and more rewarding relationships

♦ Enjoy a compilation of 7 of Dan's most popular lectures initially delivered live in Santa Monica, CA, eligible for 10.5 CEs

♦ Receive a downloadable handout with each lecture

Lecture 1: Mindful Awareness and Neuroplasticity

⇒ In the first lecture, we’ll build a foundational understanding of the brain’s incredible ability to change through focused attention.

Lecture 2: Presence, Attunement, and Resonance in our Relationships

⇒ Dr. Siegel explains how mindfulness and a state of presence can help us build mindsight.

Lecture 3: Trauma and Attachment

⇒ Explore how stressful environments can affect neural development, the ability to maintain healthy relationships, and internal beliefs and feelings about the self.

Lecture 4: Connecting to our Parents Across the Lifespan

⇒ Dr. Siegel explains how self-reflection and presence can help us build stronger, more rewarding relationships with our parents at any age.

Lecture 5: Thinking, Deciding, and Behaving

⇒ Dr. Siegel illustrates how a deep understanding of feelings, sensations, and intuition empowers us to shift energy flow and support more empathic, connected, and rewarding relationships.

Lecture 6: The Adolescent Mind and the Journey into Adulthood

⇒ Dive deeply into the new science of adolescence, exploring the important and challenging ways that the brain changes between the ages of 12 and 24.

Lecture 7: Cultural Evolution and Mindsight

⇒ In the final lecture, Dr. Siegel invites us to reflect on how the self is important, larger than the individual, and connected in so many ways to others and our larger world.

Online Q&A: Previously recorded 90-minute Q&A session where Dr. Siegel answers questions from previous students of the course.

This online activity offers a maximum of 10.5 CE Credits

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The Lifespan Learning Institute and the Mindsight Institute are cosponsors of the Continuing Education programs offered. 


APA: Lifespan Learning Institute is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Lifespan Learning Institute maintains responsibility for the program and its content. 

CAMFT: Lifespan Learning Institute is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, & LEPs. Lifespan Learning Institute maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content. (provider # 050085)

CMA: The Lifespan Learning Institute is accredited by the California Medical Association (CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CMA is approved by ACCME to accredit CME providers.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the California Medical Association (CMA) through the joint providership of Lifespan Learning Institute and the Mindsight Institute.

The Lifespan Learning Institute is accredited by the CMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.The Lifespan Learning Institute designates this online activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

It is your responsibility to verify with your licensing board / organization that they will accept the types of CE credit we offer. Out of state LMFTs, LPCCs, LEPs, and/or LCSWs should verify with their licensing board if they will accept BBS CE.

CE Credit requests are currently processed bi-monthly - on the second and last Sunday of each month. To request a CE exam for a given course or series, please email the Mindsight Team at info@mindsightinstitute.com. Upon completion of the exam, please email the exam to us at info@mindsightinstitute.com for review. Once you have passed the exam, your CE Certificate be emailed to you as soon as it's available. 


Disclosure: The speakers, and planning committee members listed below have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.

- Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. & Marion Solomon, PhD 


Learning Objectives:

  1. ​Examine how presence, attunement, and resonance are a foundation for creating trust in relationships
  2. Learn to cultivate mindfulness through attention and presence 
  3. Identify the 4 Ss of creating a secure attachment pattern 
  4. Explore how past experiences and relationships shape our nervous system and mind 
  5. Distinguish the difference between resolved and unresolved traumatic experiences and relationships
  6. Understand key aspects of thinking, deciding, and behaving
  7. Apply Dr. Siegel's Hand Model of the Brain to life and work
  8. Describe the process, purpose, and effects of neural pruning and myelination that occurs in adolescence 
  9. Identify how integration can be increased in relationships and family systems 
  10. Summarize how presence, attention, and mindsight relate to cultural evolution 
  • Once I purchase this course, how long will I have access to the video lectures?

You may watch the lectures as many times as you'd like and they will remain in your library forever.

  • What is the best way to view the video?

Stream the video lectures on any computer, tablet, iPhone or Android-based device of your choice!​

  • How do I get my CE Hours? Who is eligible to receive CE Hours?

Once you have finished the course, please email the Mindsight Team at info@mindsightinstitute.com to request the test. Upon verification that you have passed the program's CE test with a score of 80% or higher, your CE certificate will be emailed to you within ten business days. If you require CE credit on an urgent basis, please let us know. Courses offering CE credit are approved by the APA, BRN, CAMFT, and IMQ/CMA.

  • May I earn CE Hours if I am located outside of California?

All CE accreditation information for Mindsight Institute courses can be found on our CE Credits page. If you are located outside of California, please contact your licensing board to see if they will honor CEs from the Mindsight Institute.

  • How do I earn a Certificate of Completion?

A Certificate of Completion is available after completing this course. Please email the Mindsight Team a info@mindsightinstitute.com to request a test.





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A vital course for understanding the many facets of presence and it's absolute necessity in our current society.
B. McLinn
McLean, Virginia, USA
An artful guide for navigating so many different aspects of life. Thanks, Dan.
I. Granados
Denver, CO, USA