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.



Join us at International Conferences with a number of 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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Invitation for Poster Presentations

09th July 2018

Each year we like to showcase the fantastic research that is taking place in the CFT community by holding poster presentations at our annual conference 3-5 October 2018.

If you are coming along to the conference in London and would like to present a poster, please be advised that the deadline for submissions is 30 A...

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