Isabel Andariza

Teacher and Apprentice Trainer

I’m a psychotherapist, with a master’s in clinical social work who works in a Community Health Centre located at downtown Toronto, Canada. I’m a certified Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy teacher, trained by Zindel Siegel at The Centre for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto. I’m also a Yoga practitioner...

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Ruth Baer

Teacher, Trainer and Researcher

I’m a clinical psychologist and a mindfulness researcher, teacher, trainer, and practitioner. Following a long career as a professor of psychology at the University of Kentucky, I was very fortunate to move to Oxford to work with the OMC. My interests include conceptualization and assessment of mindfulness,...

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Merran Barber

Teacher and Trainer

I am a mindfulness teacher, trainer and supervisor and am involved in teaching and training the Mindfulness for Life curriculum for the Oxford Mindfulness Centre. I am a Chartered Occupational Health Physiotherapist by background and for many years have had a special interest in the connection between physical...

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Oli Bazin

Teacher

I am a mindfulness instructor with a special interest in the provision of mindfulness training in Higher Education, healthcare and other workplace settings. I graduated from the Masters in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) at the University of Oxford in 2016, passing with a Distinction. I previously...

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Paul Bernard

Teacher and Trainer

I am a consultant psychiatrist in a large NHS Trust in the North East of England. I lead the Mindfulness Team in our NHS Trust, which provides programmes of MBCT for service-users, carers and staff. I am involved in MBCT teacher training locally, nationally and...

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Linn Brynildsen

Teacher

As a psychologist and mindfulness teacher, I am passionate about supporting people in finding ways to live with more ease and to flourish. Practising mindfulness offers real and lasting change that enables us to rebalance and navigate our lives towards a greater sense of well-being. It can resource us to feel...

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Debbie Clarke

Teacher and Trainer

I have been  an associate trainer with the OMC since 2017. I’m a Consultant Clinical Psychologist  leading a Staff Mental Health and Wellbeing Service for NHS and Social Care staff working and living in the Oxford Region.  Over the three decades that I’ve practised as a...

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Jo Cromarty

Teacher and Trainer

I am on Occupational Therapist by training and have worked in various mental health settings within the NHS for many years. Since being a teenager I have developed a meditation practice from within the contemplative tradition. I was first introduced to Mindfulness in 2010 and was privileged to be trained as an...

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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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