Mindfulness Teacher Training

Many of us who have benefited so powerfully from the cultivation of mindfulness in our lives feel a deep calling to share these healing practices with others. The Midwest Alliance for Mindfulness (MAM) values training and education. Evidence is mounting that trained mindfulness teachers produce better outcomes for the people we serve. MAM is working hard to bring quality teacher qualification and certification programs to the heartland. In the meantime, here are some training programs in other parts of the continent we can recommend:

Mindfulness Teacher Training & Best Practices

  • The Meditation Safety Training Toolbox contains documents, protocols and best practice guidelines from the UMASS Center for Mindfulness, Bangor and Oxford Mindfulness Centers, and other mindfulness researchers.