Mindfulness Training Program for Health Care Professionals – Ottawa & Toronto

2019 Professional Training Workshops: Entry & Advanced Skills in Mindfulness-Based Interventions

The OMC Mindfulness Teacher Training Program is open for registration in Ottawa beginning with the first module in May 2019 (see below). To register please use the link at the end of the module descriptions. CEU credits for Psychologists offered by CPA*.

Our Teacher Training Program (TTP) will also be offered through the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies as a Mindfulness Meditation certificate program beginning in September 2019. The training modules can be attended either as a process for full training in Mindfulness-based Symptom Management (MBSM) or as single units for your professional needs.

Module 1
May 3
Navigating the Ethics In and Of MindfulnessPractical aspects of the ethics of & in mindfulness programs: implications for consent, outcomes & adverse effects; designing consent forms and framing reports (1 day)

The CEC application for Professional Training in Mindfulness Skills: Module 1 of 6 for Certificate in Foundational Mindfulness Skills –64943274 has been evaluated: 6 CEC hour(s) was/were given for this event by the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA).

Module 2
May 31
Buddhist Perspectives: Mindfulness as an Integrated Model of Philosophies and Practice

Introduction to mindfulness & psychotherapy: Buddhist roots of mindfulness concepts & implications for secular/clinical mindfulness-based psychotherapy (1 day)

Module 3
June 21 & 22
Core Intervention skills: Inquiry, invitation, and insight (2 days)
Module 4
July 12 & 13
Core Concepts of MBSM (elements of MBSM, BEST, 5-SH, meditations, practices) (2 days)
Module 5
July 26
Co-creating the ethical space of mindfulness

The “Spirit” of a mindfulness teacher (skills to be developed, i.e: facilitation, holding space, compassion, active listening, etc.) (1 day)

Module 6
CPA online ethics webinar

Training details in PDF: 2019 MBSM TTP Curriculum.
Certificate Program information here.

Cost of Ottawa sessions
$100 for the one-day and $150 for the two-day sessions.
Discount for current OMC Teachers: $75 for the one-day and $125 for the two-day sessions
HST (13%) is added to each training fee.

Cancellation fee 25% of the full fee if informed within 3 days of the event.

To register, please click HERE.
Or cut-and-paste this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019TTPModules

*The Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic is approved by the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic maintains responsibility for the program.

1 Comment

  1. Hello, I am currently in Ottawa for three weeks and I am interested in the July 12 and 13 session. Is it possible to register?

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