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Tovi Scruggs

SIY Certified Teacher


  • Oakland, CA, USA

Languages Offered

  • English


Tovi Scruggs-Hussein a visionary, author, and award-winning urban educator with over 25 years of leadership, meditation, and transformation experience. She is a recognized leader in teaching meditation, wellness, and self-mastery, having had a daily meditation practice since 1993, and also sitting four week-long silent retreats. Tovi serves as an expert leader in equity, trauma-informed resilience, and emotional intelligence development for leaders so that the culture-climate of our organizations is transformed to improve outcomes. She is on a mission to heal our leaders and organizations through Adult Social Emotional Learning, Emotional Intelligence via Mindfulness, Equity/ Racial Healing, and Trauma-Informed Resilience. Tovi is a founding adjunct professor of Trauma-Informed Leadership at Mills College and is the National President for Coalition for Schools Educating Mindfully.  Tovi cultivates conscious, connected, and courageous leaders world-wide.