• CERES Community Environment Park (map)
  • Cnr Roberts & Stewart Sts
  • Brunswick East, VIC, 3057
  • Australia

Join us for a 2 day introductory workshop designed to introduce health professionals to the science and practice of compassion for self and others. In this workshop you will engage in learning, discussion, and experiential exercises designed to give you a comprehensive introduction to the cultivation of mindfulness, compassion, and self-compassion. In addition to exploring the personal benefits of these capacities, you will gain a deeper understanding of the benefits of compassion training for health care professionals, such as supporting resilience and self-care, enhancing empathic communication with clients, and promoting a culture of kindness in the workplace.

The Mindful Compassion Training Workshop is convened and presented by:

Dr Petrina Barson, MBBS, FRANCGP, DRANZCOD, BA (Hons), GraD Dip MHS; Certified Compassion Cultivation Training teacher (Stanford CCARE)

•Dr Amy Finlay-Jones, BPsych (Hons), MPsych (Clinical), PhD; Certified Compassion Cultivation Training teacher (Stanford CCARE); & Mindful Self-Compassion Teacher (UCSD Center for Mindfulness)

The cost of the 2-day workshop is $350 ($280 for full time students). For further information, please read the Participant Information Pack

If you would like to register for this workshop, please click here.