The OMC provides insight on research, training, and the latest news and information across the field of mindfulness.

MBCT in Brazil – OMC and the Mente Aberta Centre (in English and Portuguese)

MBCT in Brazil – OMC and the Mente Aberta Centre (in English and Portuguese)

In 2017 a partnership between the Oxford Mindfulness Centre, led by Professor Willem Kuyken, and Mente Aberta Centre, led by Professor Marcelo Demarzo, was initiated with the aim of implementing and propagating the Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) in Brazil.

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New Training Pathway for MBCT Teachers

New Training Pathway for MBCT Teachers

Following a review of its training offerings for aspiring MBCT teachers, the OMC has created a revised and updated training pathway.

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Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy Training in Taiwan: Cultivating a Garden 正念認知療法培訓在台灣:培育一處花園

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy Training in Taiwan: Cultivating a Garden 正念認知療法培訓在台灣:培育一處花園

Through our relationship with Mindfulness-Based Helping Association in Taiwan, the Oxford Mindfulness Centre is working to achieve its goal of training a new generation of mindfulness teachers across the world. Professors Willem Kuyken and Yen-Hui Lee reflect on offering MBCT training in Taiwan.

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Fake it ‘til you make it in classroom Mindfulness Teaching!

Fake it ‘til you make it in classroom Mindfulness Teaching!

Dr Chris O’Neill, Psychologist with forty years’ experience of working in schools, and one of the architects of mindfulness training in schools “Dot b” cirriculum, gives some advice on teaching Mindfulness in the classroom

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ACCESSing MBCT

ACCESSing MBCT

How can I find a well trained MBCT therapist?

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Mindful Organisations – Developing Flourishing Workplaces.

Mindful Organisations – Developing Flourishing Workplaces.

A commentry on mindful organisations by Professor Michael West

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MYRIAD project team completes major milestone of trial recruitment

MYRIAD project team completes major milestone of trial recruitment

A University of Oxford team based in the Department of Psychiatry has reached a major milestone in the timeline of a long-term project which will examine whether mindfulness in schools can improve adolescents’ mental health and resilience.

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“I am in control of my thoughts, they don’t control me”

“I am in control of my thoughts, they don’t control me”

Karen Wyn Griffith, who took one of our MBCT courses recently, describes the impact it has had on her.

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Event: The Future of Digital Mindfulness with Rohan Gunatillake

Event: The Future of Digital Mindfulness with Rohan Gunatillake

Rohan Gunatillake will share his vision of the opportunities and challenges the mindfulness world faces in next five years with respect to its relationship with technology. How is technology and digital culture changing mindfulness? What can the mindfulness community do to impact the technology industry in return? Is mindfulness as we know it in threat of extinction?

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OMC awarded major Wellcome public engagement grant

OMC awarded major Wellcome public engagement grant

The Oxford Mindfulness Centre has been awarded a major Public Engagement grant from Wellcome.

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