Online Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Training
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Training
In response to the pandemic, all the Teacher Training courses are being delivered online. Added to this, we recognise the increase in demand to support the health and wellbeing of others, so we are offering accelerated learning training pathways to enable you to start delivering as soon as possible. Please contact email@example.com for further details and to let us know what you need.
Many employers, in the private, public and charity sectors, are now looking for teachers Listed with BAMBA to deliver the evidence-based MBSR Course to their staff.
MindfulnessUK's 12 month (minimum) training pathway meets teacher training regulations with the British Association of Mindfulness-Based Approaches (BAMBA).
At the end of the training, you can become a Listed Teacher with the national professional body, BAMBA.
Explore the modes of delivery below and decide which suits you best.
A training course comprising of individual training days spread throughout the year
A 6-day teacher training immersion retreat MAY 2020
A conversion course for those who are already trained teachers eg Integrating Mindfulness and Compassion, Breathworks, MBCL, who would like to also deliver the MBSR.
MBSR Teacher Training Online
If you are unable to travel to our Teacher Training Courses, they are now delivered by a Consultant Tutor online, within a group. Please contact us to find out when the next training commences.
Call 01823 323206 for Course details from Angie, our Head of Teacher Training
All Courses Include
The assessment process - when to teach and when not to
Background to secular mindfulness
A detailed week by week 8 week programme for each session of the MBSR course
Exploration of the inquiry process
A lovely booklet of poems, prose and stories to include in your teaching
Assessment of the student's portfolio
Referee to the regulated List of Teachers
Guidance and experiential learning of all the mindfulness practices, exercises, strategies and techniques
Dynamics around "holding" a group
Dealing with difficulties and pain
How to be a mindful teacher and the 8 attitudes of mindfulness
Encouraging, setting and helping the participants sustain home practice
Advice and support in setting up your own courses
Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed the MBSR course in a group setting (incl. online with a teacher) and have a regular mindfulness practice of 6 months or more. MindfulnessUK offers the MBSR online to fulfil this criteria.
Additional Course Elements
A. Supervision: Please note that supervision for the first 2 courses is an essential part of the training and is offered remotely via Skype or telephone. The learner will be asked to submit audio or video, along with weekly lesson plans, to support the process of supervision. There is an additional cost for weekly supervision. You can, however, charge participants for these courses.
B. Process of Inquiry Masterclass.
C. Attendance on Retreats that meets the Good Practice Guidelines. MindfulnessUK offer these.
Please have a look at the courses below and contact us for further information. If you would like to do this Teacher Training online, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
MBSRTT Conversion Course
A conversion course for those who are already trained teachers eg Integrating Mindfulness and Compassion, Breathworks, MBCL, who would like to also deliver the MBSR
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Training Courses
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Teacher Training Sessions are 36 hours of teaching, consisting of a blended learning approach of mainly face to face (live via Zoom) with self-directed study. Sessions are 10am to 1pm on 9th October, 6th & 20th November, 11th & 18th December 2020. 8th, 15th & 29th January, 12 & 19th February 2021
8 week MBSR Course 29th Oct to and including 21st December 2020. All classes 7pm to 9pm on a Thursday eve (expect 21st Dec, this is a Monday) Delivered via Zoom, you will be taught as part of group by MindfulnessUK Tutor Stephanie Unthank. There will also be a half day retreat offered to participants.