Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction 8 week Course

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction 8 week Course

  •  8th October, 2018 - 2nd November, 2018
     5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course, is the gold standard and  most effective form of Mindfulness training as pioneered by Jon Kabat-Zinn.

This eight week programme will support participants in developing lifelong strategies to enhance their own emotional well-being and resilience. This course is suitable for anyone, and is also ideal for those working in health and social care fields such as nurses, social workers,  family support workers, health visitors, teaching and nursery staff . Such roles can be as emotionally demanding and as stressful as they are rewarding; this programme will help build abilities to manage personal well-being and combat compassion fatigue.

Additional clinically proven benefits of MBSR include: stress reduction, pain management and an improved ability to deal with anxiety, depression and insomnia. Mindfulness is widely recognised as a powerful tool that can help us enhance appreciation of life and manage stress, empowering those who practice to thrive rather than just survive.

The course comprises of 8 x 2 hour sessions on Mondays, from 5.30pm to 7.40pm. The sessions run from 8th October 2018 to 3rd December 2018 inclusive. Please note there will be a break for half term on 22nd October.

Course Facilitator- Wendy Guest

Wendy has been trained by the Hawn Foundation and delivers ‘MindUp’ training to teachers and schools to enable them to implement mindful practices within the school curriculum. She has trained with the SMART foundation as a mindfulness coach and facilitator, and now facilitates mindfulness groups in Brighton & Hove.

If you have any questions please contact the training team on 01273 420973 or email [email protected]

Invoice Terms

All course places will be invoiced within 14 days of booking. Payment is due within 30 days of the invoice date, or before the course takes place.

Cancellation Policy

Attendee cancellations must be emailed to [email protected]

Places cancelled more than 4 weeks before the course start date will receive a full refund, those cancelled between 2 and 4 weeks will receive  50% refund. Places cancelled with less than two weeks notice will not be refunded, every attempt will be made to transfer the place to another course on a different date.

Cancellation by Safety Net

Safety Net reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course in the event of there being insufficient bookings to make it viable to run the session. In the event of a cancellation or postponement we will endeavour to inform all participants a minimum of a week before the course is due to take place, although please be aware that this is not always possible. All course fees will be reimbursed in full, or if you prefer the payment will be transferred in full to another Safety Net course on a different date. Safety Net shall not accept liability for any consequential loss and will have no liability to reimburse any other costs that may have been incurred such as transport, accommodation etc.


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