CFMI is a centre of excellence for mindfulness based programmes located in Greystones, Co Wicklow. We offer mindfulness programmes and courses for all stages of learning and professional training in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR).
Becoming Trauma Sensitive
A live online training with David Treleaven
Because of Covid-19, David Treleaven will not be travelling for the foreseeable future. This training, which was scheduled to be held in Dublin in October 2020, will now be offered online on Zoom, over 4 sessions of 2.5 hrs each.
Designed for wellness professionals, this training – led by author and trauma specialist, David Treleaven, PhD – will equip you with the tools you need to offer mindfulness in a safe, effective, trauma-sensitive way.
David Treleaven, PhD, is a writer, educator, and trauma professional whose work focuses on the intersection of trauma and mindfulness. He is author of the book Trauma-Sensitive Mindfulness: Practices for Safe and Transformative Healing. Read more here
An Invitation from Jon Kabat-Zinn to the world-wide family of qualified MBSR Teachers
Mindfulness as a love affair with life: Catalyzing Wisdom, Healing and Transformation in a time of Covid-19
Jon Kabat Zinn invites the world-wide family of qualified MBSR teachers and others teaching mindfulness in mainstream settings to join him for four live online sessions of practice, inquiry, conversation, and deep connection. Read more…
|Mondays||Live online mindfulness practice with Deborah O'Neill|
|1 August 2020||An Invitation from Jon Kabat-Zinn to qualified MBSR Teachers - Session 2|
|September 2020||MBSR 8-Week Course Online with Susan Barrett|
|October 2020||Becoming Trauma-Sensitive: A 4-session training with David Treleaven|
|June 2021||7-Day Insight Meditation Retreat with Bob Stahl and Carolyn West|
CFMI Associate Teachers
The Centre for Mindfulness Ireland has Associates who are fully trained and highly experienced MBSR Teachers. Each Associate Teacher qualified with the Center for Mindfulness, University of Massachusetts Medical School and follows the best practice guidelines and the ethical standards inherent in being a mindfulness teacher.
Visit our associate teachers page to meet these experienced MBSR Teachers and find details of their current programmes
This Programme, designed to support participants to learn mindfulness skills to use in real and practical ways, draws deeply from the world renowned MBSR Programme by offering key features and practices that are the bedrock of MBSR. New dates to be confirmed. To register your interest click here
A Skills Based Training In Mindfulness
A Programme for Therapists and Healthcare Professionals – DATES TBC
As Mindfulness becomes increasingly integrated into health care, this programme has been designed to create a bridge for Therapists and Healthcare Professionals between mindfulness practice and embodied therapeutic presence. Read more…
Mindfulness Based Workplace Programme
A recent report from the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) shows that 38% of Irish workers are experiencing work related stress and highlights the importance of Irish companies having policies in place to deal with workplace stress.
CFMI have developed innovative Mindfulness Based Workplace Programmes (MBWP) specifically designed for the corporate and business world. These Programmes allow participants to gain a clear understanding of what gives rise to stress and develop a skill-set for a sustainable mindfulness practice to regulate the negative effects of stress. All our Mindfulness Based Workplace Programmes are delivered by fully trained and highly experienced mindfulness teachers. Read more…
Other Tailored Programmes
Can Mindfulness Increase Our Resilience to Stress