The OMF provides insight on research, training, and the latest news and information across the field of mindfulness.
MBCT training in Greece by Foteini Lekka
There were several factors that set the foundations for starting an MBCT training program in Greece. The worldwide interest in mindfulness, due to research supporting its benefits, has motivated mental health professionals in Greece to learn more about the concept and its applications.Read More
The Oxford Mindfulness Foundation partners with The Mindful Foundation in India
A country of 1.44 billion people and the 5th largest economy in the world, India recently celebrated its 75th year of independence. On the one hand, India has a booming economy creating deep global footprints, growing far stronger than any of its counterparts, and on the other it’s a country with the most ancient wisdom traditions.Read More
Swimming Through Grief: My Mindfulness Journey and the Value of Informal Practice
As an accountant turned primary school teacher, I came to mindfulness somewhat accidentally. I’d seen an advert about learning to train to teach mindfulness in a weekend and found this an attractive (if in hindsight, wholly unrealistic!) proposition.Read More