To foster a conscious and compassionate world through our work with individuals and organizations, creating a ripple effect that extends to our communities and beyond.
To provide excellence in mindfulness education and mindfulness-based interventions. We are committed to helping people to live with greater creativity, ease, and inner peace through the development of mindful awareness, and in service of individual, societal, and global health.
what we offer
Since 2010, The Mindfulness Institute.ca, located in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, has been an international resource for the latest information on mindfulness, and a leader in teaching and integrating mindfulness into personal life and professional settings. We offer in-person and on-line programs in Edmonton and present workshops across North America.
Our instructors are qualified and dedicated mindfulness teachers with backgrounds in the healthcare professions. We are committed to meeting the highest standards for mindfulness training and teacher training in mindfulness-based interventions. We require our instructors to adhere to the rigorous standards for professional development set out by the Center for Mindfulness (CFM), University of Massachusetts Medical School and by the UK Network for Mindfulness-Based Teacher Trainer Organisations. For more information, please see CFM's Principles and Standards and the UK Network's Good Practice Guidelines.
Our work in mindfulness has included teaching the renowned Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program, as well as mindfulness programs designed for healthcare and other professionals, hosting the International Conference for Mindfulness with Youth (2011), offering customized presentations and workshops, and providing individual consultation, mentorship, and supervision. We're currently in the process of expanding our selection of mindfulness programs - check back soon for details!