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Nita Sweeney


Breakout Session

Unlocking Your Memories

Nita Sweeney is the bestselling wellness author of the award-winning running and mental health memoir, Depression Hates a Moving Target: How Running with My Dog Brought Me Back from the Brink and co-creator of the writing journal, You Should Be Writing: A Journal of Inspiration & Instruction to Keep Your Pen Moving. Her third book, Make Every Move a Meditation was featured in the Wall Street Journal. Her next book, A Daily Dose of Now: 365 Mindfulness Meditation Practices for Living in the Moment, will be released in September. A mindfulness coach, certified meditation leader and mindfulness teacher, mental health advocate, ultramarathoner, retired attorney, and former assistant to writing practice originator Natalie Goldberg, Nita founded the groups Mind, Mood, and Movement to support well-being through meditation, exercise, and writing practice, and The Writer’s Mind, to share using writing practice to produce publishable work. For twenty years, Nita published the central Ohio writing resource, Write Now Columbus. She lives in central Ohio with her husband, Ed, and their yellow Labrador retriever, Scarlet. Download your free copy of Nita’s eBook Three Tools for a Happier, Healthier Mind or the infographic, Meditation Myths.

Breakout Session

Unlocking Your Memories - Bestselling author Nita Sweeney shares the art of memoirwriting and offers suggestions for uncovering memories, planning your story, and findingpublication success. The presentation will also include some practice exercises to getyou started on your memoir journey.

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