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.



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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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Last few places left for CFT for Eating Disorders Workshop in Derby

09th March 2018

This 3-day workshop is designed for clinicians familiar with Compassion Focused Therapy, and are interested in using Compassion Focused Therapy for eating disorders, including people with binge eating / compulsive eating difficulties.  This workshop will remind clinicians of the principles, philosophy and techniques of Compassion...

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