Chris Cullen

Teacher, Trainer and Retreat Lead

  I work part-time as an MBCT teacher and trainer for the OMC. I also teach Insight Meditation retreats in the UK, US and mainland Europe, and have a psychotherapy practice in Oxford. For the OMC, I teach Buddhist Psychology component on the MSt in MBCT course, run...

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Marion Furr

Operations Manager and Teacher, Trainer and Supervisor

Until August 2016, I was Director of Ministerial Business and Parliamentary Accountability at the UK Department of Health (DH) and Chair of the DH Staff Health and Wellbeing programme. After training to teach MBSR and MBCT at Bangor and Oxford, I personally introduced Mindfulness to over 3,000 colleagues at DH...

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Claire Kelly

Teacher, Trainer and Director of Learning

I am a teacher of MBCT and MBSR, having trained at the University of Oxford and Bangor respectively.  I have taught mindfulness to adults in a range of settings, including the NHS, Multi-Academy Trusts, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, to clinical and educational psychologists, in...

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Christina Surawy

Trainer and Course Director - Masters Programme

I am a clinical psychologist and accredited BABCP cognitive therapist. I have been involved in teaching, training and researching MBCT at the OMC since 2008 and am particularly interested in developing MBCT for physical health conditions as well as other adaptations including health anxiety. I am...

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Alison Yiangou

Teacher, Trainer and Curriculum Training Lead

I am a member of the senior team and Trainer and Curriculum Lead for the University of Oxford Mindfulness Centre (OMC). I have an academic background in Psychology (MA Oxon). Most of my working life was spent in a business context, where I specialised in human potential and flourishing. Alongside work life, I...

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