Amy Saltzman M.D. is a holistic physician, mindfulness coach, scientist, wife, mother, devoted student of transformation, long-time athlete, and occasional poet. Her passion is supporting people of all ages in enhancing their well being and discovering the Still Quiet Place within. She is recognized by her peers as a visionary and pioneer in the fields of mindfulness for youth and holistic medicine.
She has offered mindfulness to young people from pre-K to college undergrads in socioeconomically diverse school and community settings, and conducted two research studies evaluating the benefits of teaching mindfulness to child-parent pairs and to children in low-income elementary schools. These research projects were conducted in collaboration with the Department of Psychology at Stanford University.
She offers holistic medical care and mindfulness coaching in Menlo Park. She is available in person, and via the web, to offer introductory presentations, workshops and 8-week courses to children, teens, parents, and professionals in schools, after school programs, and community settings (including sports teams, performing arts, service learning, faith-based and other youth groups).