Introduction to Mindfulness Course

Introduction to Mindfulness Course

  Introduction to Mindfulness Course

What is Mindfulness?

Mindfulness is about focusing your attention on the present.  When you are mindful, you observe your thoughts and feelings without judgement.  Instead of life, passing you by, it means living and fully experiencing the present moment.

What are the benefits of Mindfulness?

There is a significant research outlining mindfulness as an effective treatment in stress reduction; pain management; improving memory; increasing focus; improved self-care; enhanced coping strategies; improving mental health; reducing emotional reactivity, and relationship improvements.

The Presenter

Toni Ryan has tertiary qualifications in Social Work and Counselling, with 20 years practical experience in the field. Toni is the Practice Owner of Insight Professional Services. Toni has significant training and experience in practicing mindfulness.

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Course Details: To be eligible you must be registered as a carer.

Cost:  A donation box will be available on the day if you would like to contribute.

Session 1:   Thursday 23rd August, 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Session 2:   Thursday 30th August, 6.00pm – 8.30pm

Venue:   Carers NT - 59 Bayview Blvd, Bayview

Light dinner will be provided.

Bring along a warm jacket and comfortable clothing - shorts, leggings, pants.

How to register: 

For further enquiries or to register please contact Carers NT on 1800 242 636, 89 444 888 or email [email protected] 

Places are limited, registration is essential by COB 18th August.

A certificate is issued on completion of this course.  Participation of both sessions in full is required to receive a certificate.

Major sponsors

  • Halikos Group
  • Southern Cross Television
  • Area 9 - Gold Sponsors - Golf Day 2018
  • Arthur J Gallagher Silver Sponsor Golf Day 2018
  • Paywise Gold Sponsor Golf Day 2018

Acknowledgement

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