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Mindfulness in Life and Work (4-Week Course)

7 June 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Another edition of our Mindfulness in Life and Work course led by certified Mindfulness coaches, Ellie Sturrock, Annie Combey-Lindsay and Robert Gebka is here again! Starting February 8, 2022, our trainers will take you through a soothing 4-week mindfulness journey to boost your presence and effectiveness and help you manage competing demands at work and at home.
Have you completed one of our Mindfulness taster sessions and feel ready to join the full course?

We’re starting a 4-week introduction to Mindfulness course, “Mindfulness in Life and Work” in January (2 hours per session, 2 sessions per week, plus home practice) designed for absolutely any member of health and care staff, whatever their role working for:

  • Bournemouth Christchurch and Poole Council
  • Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Dorset Council
  • Dorset County Hospital
  • Dorset HealthCare
  • Dorset’s primary care networks
  • Independent care providers in the BCP and Dorset Council areas
  • South Western Ambulance Service
  • Tricuro
  • University Hospitals Dorset

 

You will learn mindfulness techniques aimed at boosting presence and effectiveness, helping you manage competing demands at work and at home.

Mindfulness in Life and Work is a popular and highly acclaimed course that has been run in conjunction with Dorset Council for some years and is constantly evaluated as being extremely beneficial.

If you haven’t yet completed an introductory mindfulness taster session, click here to join a taster session!

One participant wrote after completing the Mindfulness in Life and Work course:

‘Absolutely amazing, it has changed my life entirely. I feel so much more connected to myself helping me to regulate my thoughts and feeling…plus, I gave up smoking!’

Mindfulness in Life and Work will help you to consciously seek and appreciate the small pleasures that are always around us and understand why we are drawn to unhelpful thoughts and patterns.

We will help you to cultivate skills to manage your focus and cope with life’s challenges. Past participants have reported their relationships with themselves and others, both at work and at home have had positive improvement after completing this course.

Mindfulness in Life and Work is a course particularly useful for staff who experience stress, anxiety or low mood symptoms.

If you have completed a taster session already, Click here to register for the course.

Note: If you are suffering from severe depression with suicidal thinking, active PTSD or unstable bipolar disorder then there may be a free course better designed for you from NHS services. Please see your GP or refer yourself to Steps2Wellbeing.

June Course dates:

  • Tuesday 7 June 13.00 – 15.00
  • Thursday 9 June 10.00 – 12.00
  • Tuesday 14 June 13.00 – 15.00
  • Thursday 16 June 10.00 – 12.00