Miss Christine Bowles
What qualifications or training do you hold?
Diploma in Stress Mgt & Diploma in Humanistic Psychology/Group Facilitation Qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner, University of Exeter Bangor Mindfulness Teacher Development 1 Breathworks teacher development for MBSR/MBCT teachers
If you teach MBCT, what professional mental health training do you hold?
Advanced Cert Counselling & Diploma in Stress Mgt (CBT based) and Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner training (CBT based) see above
How do you continually ensure your knowledge and skills are up-to-date?
CPD days and retreats, membership of relevant network groups (face to face and online via LinkedIn), reading books and journal articles, supervision and discussion with Mindfulness colleagues. I deliver approximately 12-15 Mindfulness workshops per annum in the NHS and lead a private follow-up group so am continuously learning by direct experience and from my students.
Do you adhere to appropriate professional and ethical boundaries and frameworks in your work as a mindfulness-based teacher?