Applied Mindfulness sponsors Wisdom 2.0



Applied Mindfulness sponsors the 10th annual Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco. We bring a forest- 3 x 8 foot trees, 100 lbs of granite, a small pond. Create a micro-climate in the convention hall.
— March 1-3, 2019

Restorative Practices Alliance established



Website launched the morning of March 3, 2019 at Wisdom 2.0
— March 1, 2019

Tiara Maldonaldo joins Applied Mindfulness



Applied Mindfulness presents first Restorative Practices within the African-American community. Training sells out.
— February 8, 2019

Applied Mindfulness Public Benefit Corporation established

— February 5, 2019

Dr. Nadine Burke Harris MD MPH appointed Surgeon General


Our friend and advisor Dr. Nadine Burke Harris MD MPH is appointed Surgeon General by Governor Gavin Newsom
— January 22, 2019

Prototype of Lightbox created




Applied Mindfulness Learning Toys: first prototype
— December 27- January 3, 2019

Film 2: State of the Union



Filming second film in the Restorative Practices series in Muir Beach, California with live studio audience
— December 2018

Action to Access: ACES conference



Applied Mindfulness attends ACES conference put on by Center for Youth Wellness in San Francisco. Gabriel meets and spends time with Dr. Vincent Felitti MD, co-principal investigator of the ACES study.
— October 13-15, 2018

Principles of Applied Mindfulness


Gabriel writes, then films, The Principles of Applied Mindfulness at Loon Lake with friends on a camping trip.
— September 27, 2018

Earl Simms joins Applied Mindfulness




Applied Mindfulness begins yearlong facilitation with Seneca MAC SELPA. Team-taught by Gabriel, Earl, and Tiara Maldonaldo
— August 20, 2018

Advanced Cross-Cultural Facilitation with Lee Mun Wah


Gabriel studies, again, with Lee Mun Wah, and is introduced to the Watkins and Schulman text, Towards Psychologies of Liberation.
— July 25-29, 2018

Film 1: Turning on the Connection System


Filming first film in the Restorative Practices series in Muir Beach, California with live studio audience
— July 2018

Applied Mindfulness presents at Oakland Unite Frontline Summit



Gabriel and Earl Simms facilitate together for the first time.
— June 21, 2018

Bright Research Group retains Applied Mindfulness to present at Oakland Unite Frontline Summit


Partnership with Bright Research Group begins. Gabriel and Earl Simms begin to collaborate.
— April 2018

Applied Mindfulness begins working with nature-based coach Christopher Kuntzsch



We begin to map the next evolutionary stages of Applied Mindfulness, Inc.
— May 2018

Gabriel begins working on new Restorative Practices book


He realizes he wants to shift the conversation from self-care to restorative practice, which holds self, relationships, and the living world. Begins to conceptualize what it will mean to interview his most significant mentors. Begins to re-conceptualize the work.
— January 2018

Gabriel becomes an instructor with UC Davis

— November 2016

Sarah Carr, LMFT joins Applied Mindfulness, Inc.


— September 2016

Applied Mindfulness trademark successfully registered with USPTO


— February 11, 2012

Applied Mindfulness: Inner Life Skills for Youth




Gabriel publishes Inner Life Skills for Youth, edited by Daren Dickson, MFT
— March 4, 2011
Gabriel self-publishes

Transformation through Feeling: Awakening the Felt Sensibility


— June 2010

Seneca Family of Agencies becomes Applied Mindfulness’ second client

— January 2010

Bayview Child Health Center becomes Applied Mindfulness’ first client


Dr. Nadine Burke Harris MD MPH brings in Applied Mindfulness to work with adolescent girls at the Bayview Child Health Clinic. This work is so successful it will later be documented in Dr. Burke Harris’ book The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-term Effects of Childhood Adversity.
— August 2009

Applied Mindfulness, Inc. founded

— July 2009