The Compassionate Mind Foundation promotes wellbeing by facilitating the scientific understanding and application of compassion. We are a charitable organisation that supports research and teaching of an evolution and contemplative informed compassion-focused approach to human difficulty. We also support individuals with training and resources and run specific programmes to apply a compassionate approach in both schools and organisations.



Compassion: Integrating Body, Mind and Culture. Join us for a day of workshops and 2 days of symposia and keynotes with renowned speakers.


We have an exciting new programme of CFT workshops for practioners on topics including self- esteem, trauma and group therapy.

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We are a charitable organisation and rely on the generous support of our members and supporters. There are a number of ways you can get involved including attending our events, fundraising or becoming a member. 

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Videos from the 2015 Annual CMF Conference

01st September 2016

The 2015 Annual Compassionate Mind Foundation Conference was the biggest and best yet. Clinicians from all over the world met to discuss and share the latest research on the impact of compassion focused therapy. 

We heard about practical application of CFT in the NHS, learnt about new research in the scientific understan...

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