Description of courses:
A variety of mindfulness based courses aimed at promoting general well being.
What qualifications or training do you hold?
Sivananda Yoga Teacher Mindfulness Teacher (MBCT) at Bangor University
If you teach MBCT, what professional mental health training do you hold?
I have worked in the field of mental health for the past 25 years in various sectors, including Learning Disabilities, Mental Health and Drug Recovery. I am also a Buddhist Healthcare Chaplain endorsed through the Buddhist Society UK.
How do you continually ensure your knowledge and skills are up-to-date?
Read all current scientific literature and follow my own Buddhist practice.
Do you adhere to appropriate professional and ethical boundaries and frameworks in your work as a mindfulness-based teacher?
Absolutely. I take regular supervision with Dharma teachers from different Buddhist traditions and follow all aspects of confidentiality, equal opportunities, ethical boundaries of teacher/student relationship and working with other agencies in a persons treatment.