Carla Sherrell, EdD
Professor and social justice consultant
Carla Sherrell is an assistant professor in the Graduate School of Counseling and Psychology in the Somatic Counseling Department at Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado. The focus of her work is the integration of the theory and practice of counselor, social justice, and contemplative education in service to personal, interpersonal, community, and institutional transformation in the 21st century. She is a member of Naropa’s Center for the Advancement of Contemplative Education (CACE) steering committee, and of the faculty Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Group.
In private practice, Carla is a social justice consultant, working regionally and nationally, supporting educational institutions, nonprofits, and businesses in becoming vibrant socially just communities.
She has presented on social justice education at conferences sponsored by the Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education, International Symposium for Contemplative Studies, National Association for Multicultural Education, National Coalition for Equity in Education, Metropolitan Community Churches, University of Colorado, and the Colorado and Wyoming School-University Partnership for Educational Renewal.
Carla is in discernment for ordination in the Metropolitan Community Churches.
Radicalizing Contemplative Education: Compassion, Intersectionality, and Justice in Challenging Times
October 26 - 29, 2017
Thursday - Sunday, 3 nights
Please note: this is for guests who will be arriving on Thursday, October 26 (recommended). If you are arriving on Friday, October 27 , visit our 2-night stay page. Join us in the rich and revolutionary exploration of new visions for integrating contemplative practices and approaches to further compassion and justice in higher education and beyond. Seeking...
Radicalizing Contemplative Education: Compassion, Intersectionality, and Justice in Challenging Times - 2 Night Stay
October 27 - 29, 2017
Friday - Sunday, 2 nights
Please note: this is for guests who will be arriving on Friday, October 27. If you would like to arrive on Thursday, October 26 (recommended), visit our 3-night stay page. You will be charged a $95 surcharge to cover your meals and amenities for Friday morning and afternoon. Join us in the rich and revolutionary exploration of...