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10-Week MBCT Practicum 18–303–01

Start: Monday, February 12, 2018
At: The Centre for Mindfulness Studies, 180 Sudbury Street, Toronto, ON
Fee: $2,300 Early-Bird (until Jan 15)
Facilitator(s): Patricia Rockman MD CCFP FCFP & Evan Collins MD FRCPC

Ontario’s only MBCT practicum accredited by The College of Family Physicians of Canada. This is the fourth module of our MBCT Facilitation Certificate Program

This practicum will immerse participants in the 8-week MBCT program as participants, facilitators and observers. Trainees will take on a variety of roles including teaching, providing and receiving feedback and developing skills of inquiry. Readings and home practice will be an essential part of the program. Relevant background will be provided in the areas of mindfulness, clinical research and CBT.

Participants Will Learn
• Ways to deliver the 8-week MBCT program in a systematic manner
• To engage in teach-backs to help hone their skills
• How to receive feedback to enhance their guidance and inquiry skills
• The underlying intentions, attitudes and attentional training skills developed in the practices/exercises
• To hold the group using the MBCT model

Who Should Attend
This course is intended for clinicians interested in deepening their understanding of MBCT and developing some foundational skills to facilitate MBCT. It is best suited for clinicians who have experience with meditative practices and who have attended an 8-week MBCT.  It is also recommended for those who have taken the 5-Day MBCT Intensive Training & Retreat.  

Apply Before Registering
If you have not already been accepted into one of The Centre’s Facilitation Certificate Programs, please apply here

This course has been accredited for up to 25 Mainpro-C credits through the College of Family Physicians of Canada. It has also been approved for 2 Lifestyle & 8 General Continuing Education credits by the BDDT-N for naturopathic doctors.

Monday Evenings
February 12 – May 28, 2018 | 5:30pm – 9pm
* skips February 19th, March 5th, March 19th, April 2nd, April 23rd, May 21st

Early-Bird $2,300 (until January 15, 2018)
Regular Rate $2,400
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