Mindfulness in Schools - University Resource Hubs
The Universities of Bangor, Leeds and Oxford have made major contributions to the development of Mindfulness in Schools with the creation of their Resource Hubs. On behalf of the nine million UK schoolchildren who will benefit from this forward thinking research The Mindfulness Foundation says a BIG thank you.
Also included is a link to the USA UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center.
Click on any of the Resource Hubs Links below to see the contents of the particular Mindfulness in Schools University Resource Page.
University of Bangor
The Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice (CMRP) is a part of Bangor University. The CMRP is committed to the promotion of wellbeing through the application of mindfulness-based approaches.
This is achieved by training professionals in the application of mindfulness based approaches and researching applications of mindfulness.
The Centre is committed to:
- excellence in teaching and research
- valuing individual learning and development
- scientific rigour and integrity in adherence to the foundational attitudes of mindfulness
University of Leeds
Dr Siobhan Hugh-Jones welcomes you to the University of Leeds Mindfulness in Schools Knowledge Hub.
On the Hub you will find:
University of Oxford
The Oxford Mindfulness Centre is an international centre of excellence within Oxford University’s Department of Psychiatry that works with partners around the world to prevent depression and enhance human potential through the therapeutic use of mindfulness.
It has been at the forefront of research and development in the field of mindfulness and has extended its reach to include training and education, clinical services and engagement and advocacy, promoting the benefits of mindfulness globally.
UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center
"Direct your eye right inward, and you'll find a thousand regions in your mind yet undiscovered. Travel them, and be expert in home-cosmography" -Henry David Thoreau
The Mindful Awareness Research Center is a partner of the Norman Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology within the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA. MARC's mission is to foster mindful awareness across the lifespan through education and research to promote well-being and a more compassionate society.