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Mindfulness Practitioner Training Programme

A 12 month supervised training programme recognised by BAMBA

Hybrid: In-Person & Online October 2022 – We are now accepting applications

We have an exciting new opportunity for 6 people who identify as people of colour to apply to our fully funded mindfulness mentoring programme starting June 2022 which then qualifies you for a bursary placement on the PTP. For more information and to apply for a place please download our mentee form here. Deadline for expressions of interest is 20th May 2022.   

We are also looking for 6 experienced mindfulness teachers who identify as people of colour to mentor on the programme please download our mentor form here. Deadline for applications is 20th May 2022.  

“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s there are few” Shunryu Suzuki

Mindfulness in Mind, supported by national mental health charity Mind, is the banner under which Mind in Salford and Mind in Hackney have delivered evidence-based 8 week mindfulness courses; MBSR Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, MBCT Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy and MSC Mindful Self-compassion, to the public since 2010.

Mindfulness in Mind run the Practitioner Training Programme (PTP), a recognised 12 month pathway for people who want to train and qualify as mindfulness teachers. We train fellow Mind colleagues, counsellors, therapists, mental health practitioners, physicians and educators from all over the UK to deliver 8 week MBSR/CT mindfulness courses. We also encourage applications from experienced mindfulness practitioners who are looking to change their career and want to have a recognised qualification in mindfulness.

The pathway provides the foundation for seeking registration with the British Association of Mindfulness Based Approaches (BAMBA) and teachers in training will be supported to attain the levels of competency outlined in the Good Practice Guidelines (GPGs).

Course Details & Fees

The key components of the training programme are outlined in the prospectus (see below). 

Fees cover the whole of the 12 month pathway, there are no hidden costs. The fee covers all teaching, resources and regular individual supervision throughout the programme.

How to Apply

Applications for our 2022/2023 course are open. Please complete the Application Form and email it to the Mindfulness Coordinator lilasuri@mindinsalford.org.uk deadline 7th October.

For more information about our future courses and to be added to our email distribution list for next year, please email mindfulness@mindinsalford.org.uk  

Mindfulness in Mind is an affiliated organisation of the British Association of Mindfulness Based Approaches (BAMBA) and the team behind Mindfulness in Mind are experienced mindfulness teachers/supervisors.

Mindfulness in Mind

Lead Teachers

Lilasuri Morris
Mindfulness Coordinator at Mind in Salford

Karen Welsh
Mindfulness Teacher at Mind in Salford

Guest Teachers

Markus Greenwood
Chief Executive and Mindfulness Lead at Mind in Salford

Miia Chambers
Mindfulness Lead at Mind in the City, Hackney & Waltham Forest

Contact Info

Mind in Salford
The Angel Centre
1 St. Philips Place
Salford
M3 6FA

0161 710 1070
info@mindinsalford.org.uk | Registered Charity No. 1156625

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