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MBCT training in the English National Health Service

MBCT training in the English National Health Service

Building capacity within the NHS to help the millions of people who suffer recurrent depression

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Willem Kuyken keynote symposium at Mindfulness in Society conference in July

Willem Kuyken keynote symposium at Mindfulness in Society conference in July

Professor Paul Gilbert (University of Derby) and the OMC's Professor Willem Kuyken will be giving a keynote symposium on the relationship between mindfulness and compassion at the Mindfulness in Society Conference in Chester this July.

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Campbell Collaboration review examines mindfulness based interventions in schools

Campbell Collaboration review examines mindfulness based interventions in schools

A newly published review by the Campbell Collaboration has examined the effect of mindfulness-based interventions in schools, summarizing 61 studies and synthesizing 35 studies, with a total of 6207 student participants.

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MYRIAD project study details published

MYRIAD project study details published

The full details of a randomised controlled trial in the MYRIAD project, which is studying the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a mindfulness training programme in schools compared with normal school provision, have recently been published. This study protocol outlines the methods and design for conducting the study.

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Teaching MBCT in China

Teaching MBCT in China

Training the next generation of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy teachers and increasing access to high-quality MBCT training internationally.

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What defines mindfulness-based programs? The warp and the weft.

What defines mindfulness-based programs? The warp and the weft.

New paper provides a framework to define the essential characteristics of the family of mindfulness-based programs (MBPs) originating from the parent program MBSR, and the processes which inform adaptations of MBPs for different populations or contexts.

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ASPIRE findings on MBCT in the NHS published

ASPIRE findings on MBCT in the NHS published

How accessible is MBCT in the NHS, what are the facilitators and barriers to its implementation, and how we can support the NHS in making MBCT accessible?

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A conversation with MBCT teacher Jill Roberts

A conversation with MBCT teacher Jill Roberts

"Rather than viewing the fact that life is hard as evidence of our inability to cope, maybe we can work towards acknowledging that things are tough, while finding some steadiness in the midst of the storms."

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Summer school offers the chance to explore how the self can become highly fragile

Summer school offers the chance to explore how the self can become highly fragile

Summer School leaders Melanie Fennell and Mark Williams describe the content of their 2017 workshop

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