Being mindful means being fully present in the here and now. It is the practise of slowing down and paying attention - so that we don’t miss the precious moments in our lives and can equally learn to deal more effectively with those times that may be stressful.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is an eight week programme created and pioneered in the USA by Dr Jon Kabat-Zinn. Studies have shown that committed participation in an MBSR course can often lead to lasting positive effects on health and well-being. This 8-week course will introduce participants to different forms of mindful practise, including sitting meditation, body awareness and gentle mindful movement. As the emphasis is on bringing mindfulness into everyday life, home practice will be an important part of the course.
Date: Monday Feb 13th for 8 weeks plus a full day of mindful practice on Saturday Mar 25th
Venue: Community Well Donabate
Price: €250 includes all course notes, and practice CDs 2
Concessionary places available for unwaged/low income
Deposit €50 to secure a place
To book or for more information contact Instructor: Mairead O’Keeffe Institute for Mindfulness-Based Approaches
Phone: 087 273 0679 Email: email@example.com
An orientation session is required as the first step towards enrollment