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

Summer School bursary holders announced

Summer School bursary holders announced

Meet the 5 mindfulness teachers and practitioners who will be attending the 2017 Summer School through our bursary scheme.

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OMC Alumna runs marathon for Oxford Mindfulness Foundation

OMC Alumna runs marathon for Oxford Mindfulness Foundation

Oxford Mindfulness Centre alumna Sophie Carter ran the London Marathon in April to raise funds for both the Oxford Mindfulness Foundation (the charity that supports the work of the OMC) and a charity in her local area.

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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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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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Willem Kuyken comments on happiness at work in the Guardian

Willem Kuyken comments on happiness at work in the Guardian

Being consumed by work is not a pre-requisite for happiness at work - in fact, the opposite may be true, Willem Kuyken tells the Guardian.

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Professor Michael West opens ‘Mindfulness in the Workplace’ series

Professor Michael West opens ‘Mindfulness in the Workplace’ series

Part of series of new masterclasses designed specifically to support teachers of mindfulness in the workplace

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Mindfulness in the Workplace

Mindfulness in the Workplace

The OMC is delighted to announce the first six dates of our new programme of masterclasses for mindfulness teachers working in organisational settings. The programme will include the science and theory of organisational change as well as the practicalities of how to understand and effect change in organisations. We are proud to do this in collaboration with the University of Bangor Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice.

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Launching the Mindful Nation UK report in the Houses of Parliament

Launching the Mindful Nation UK report in the Houses of Parliament

The Mindful Nation UK All-Party Parliamentary Group report launched on 20 October 2015. Journalist and Author Ed Halliwell reflects on this landmark day for the mindfulness field, offering an insight into the launch event in Westminster.

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