Deborah O’Neill

Deborah O’Neill is a mindfulness teacher, psychotherapist, and trainer with over 30 years of experience working with individuals and groups in a wide range of community based settings. She currently works as a counsellor and mindfulness teacher in Cork ARC Cancer Support House.

Deborah has completed training as a Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction teacher with the Centre for Mindfulness in Medicine, Healthcare and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical Centre, USA.  She has also completed a specialist teacher training in Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Cancer with Bangor University. Deborah facilitates an adapted Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction programme for living with secondary cancer.

Deborah has had a personal mindfulness practice since 1985 and for the last eleven years has been offering mindfulness courses, trainings and workshops in community, voluntary agencies and healthcare settings.

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Deborah O'Neill

“Ten thousand flowers in spring. The moon in autumn, a cool breeze in summer, snow in winter.

If your mind isn’t clouded by unnecessary things, this is the best season of your life.”

Zen master Wu-men