Mindfulness Workshops & Seminars
The Mindfulness Institute.ca offers workshops and seminars in a variety of areas including mindfulness in the workplace and mindfulness for educators, business executives, or health care professionals. Please contact us to inquire about a workshop tailored to your group’s expertise and needs.
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Mindfulness for Professionals: A Foundational Training
Monday evenings, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
The Providence Renewal Centre, Edmonton, AB
Join workshop leaders Catherine L. Phillips MD FRCP(C), Neil Mulholland PhD, and Shreyasi Gollapudi MD as we explore, sequentially develop and implement a variety of formal and informal mindfulness practices. This 8-week course is designed for professionals wishing to practice and embody mindfulness as a first step to integrating it into a work setting. This includes physicians, psychiatrists, social workers, psychologists, nurses, therapists, counsellors, educators, lawyers, and other professions.
Fee: $695 CDN + GST/ $200 CDN + GST (medical interns, residents, and health sciences students with copy of current student ID)
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Registration Form Mindfulness for Professionals
Mindful Parents, Resilient Children: Parenting in a Rapidly Changing World
Lee Freedman MD FRCP(C) will lead dialogue and experiential practice on being with our selves and our children in a way that is supportive to their development, to our own peace of mind, to a conscious and joyful experience of parenting, and to the deepening relationship with our children.
Fee: $385.00 CDN + GST; includes lunch on both days
Registration Form Mindful Parents.pdf
International Conference on Mindfulness with Youth: Helping Children (K-12) Develop Mindful Awareness Inside the Classroom and Out
July 15 - 17, 2011
Banff, AB Canada
Join leading international scholars and teachers at The Banff Centre for a weekend of learning, rejuvenation and community as we explore and share means of bringing the practice of mindfulness and its benefits to our youth today. Faculty include neuroscientist and author Dan Siegel, MD, (keynote speaker), Gina M. Biegel (MBSR-T, Stressed Teens), Randye Semple (MBCT-C), and others. This conference is currently undergoing approval for C.E. credits by the Canadian Psychological Association.
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Catherine L. Phillips MD FRCP(C)
Monday evenings (2011)
A drop-in opportunity to learn and practice mindfulness meditation.
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Mindfulness, Acceptance, and Compassion: A Weekend Intensive for Health Care Professionals
2011 (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon)
Banff, AB - In the beautiful Canadian Rockies
Join workshop leaders Catherine L. Phillips MD FRCP(C), Neil Mulholland PhD, and Shreyasi Gollapudi MD as we practice cultivating these qualities as caregivers and explore evidence-based ways in which to bring these practices to our work with patients/clients. This workshop is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association for 17.5 hours C.E. credits.
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Mindfulness for Mental Health Professionals: A Workshop
Dr. C. L. Phillips and Dr. S. R. Gollapudi
Department of Psychiatry, University of Alberta
November 20, 2010
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Mindfulness for Psychiatrists: CPA Course
Dr. C. L. Phillips and Dr. M. L. Freedman
Canadian Psychiatric Association 60th Annual Conference
September 25, 2010