.b Foundations in Mindfulness

We often ask children to pay attention but do we ever teach them how to actually do this? Over the past two years, a number of our schools have been involved in teaching mindfulness to children; this involves engaging teachers in mindfulness practice as well as teaching children a range of strategies help them direct their attention to experiences 'in the moment'. In preparation for training to teach mindfulness, through the Paws b curriculum and 'The Present' Inspire offers foundations training.

The foundation programme ensures that mindfulness is learned in an accessible and practical way. By practising a range of techniques, participants learn to direct their attention in a more focused way. Those who learn mindfulness not only become more skilful in these technique, they can also break unhelpful mental habits or impulsive behaviour which can help facilitate a sense of wellbeing and reduce anxiety.
The foundations for mindfulness is an 8 - week course run by a very experienced teacher of mindfulness, Faiy Rushton. To train as a teacher of mindfulness, you first have to develop your own practice through foundations training. Please the articles on our website for further information. 

A total of EIGHT Session Dates:

 January 2018February 2018 March 2019
 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th 6th, 20th, 27th
6th

£195 to non-Inspire School and £175 for Inspire Schools 

Event Properties

Event Start Date Tue, 09 Jan 2018 4:00 pm
Event End Date Tue, 06 Mar 2018 5:30 pm
Individual Price Free to InMAT School
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Inspire Development Centre
Unit 2, Swan Court, Lamport. NN6 9ER
Inspire Development Centre
£175.00

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