CBCT® for Emory Students

In collaboration with Emory Counseling and Psychological Services, the Center for Contemplative Science and Compassion-Based Ethics sponsors at least one CBCT® course each semester for registered Emory students. 

Open to both graduate and undergraduate students free of charge.  Proof of current enrollment at Emory is required. 

Two course options: 

New Dates

Dates:         Tuesdays, February 23 – April 20, 2021

Time:          3:00 – 4:30pm EDT

Instructor:   Michelle Heker  


 Dates:        Thursdays, February 25 – April 22, 2021

Time:          4:30 – 6:00pm EDT

Instructor:   CBCT® Certified Instructor


Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the CBCT® Course for Emory Students will be held online via the Zoom meeting platform.  Please confirm that your computer or phone is compatible with this platform and that you will have dependable internet service on the days of the course. 

The Zoom meeting link and instructions will be emailed to registrants 3 days prior to the first class.

Please register with your Emory email address.  

To register, click here.


Spring Semester 2021 CBCT® Course for Emory Students in the Department of Health, Physical Education & Dance - CLOSED

For credit course.  Register as you would any academic course through Emory OPUS.

PE 285-2: Special Topics in PE: Cognitively-Based Compassion

Taught by Michelle Heker, Program Coordinator, CCSCBE

  • Undergraduates Only
  • One Credit Hour

Get Involved/Contact

The CBCT® program includes a growing number of certified instructors and is regularly expanding its programming and research areas. We welcome offers of support and ideas for new applications or populations who may benefit from learning the core CBCT® concepts and skills. Please contact Zipporah Slaughter for all inquiries, / 404.727.8166.