Skilful Use of Mindfulness in therapeutic work with clients and individual practice

This workshop will enable participants to:

  • Deepen their understanding of mindfulness as a fundamental support to mental health
  • Engage in a range of mindful practises in session
  • Explore mechanisms by which various practises relieve stress and increase insight
  • Enhance capacity for the skilful and intentional use of practises to support specific aspects of therapeutic work through conceptual and experiential learning experiences

There will be also be opportunities for discussion of how the skills and knowledge developed during the workshop can be direct applied to client presentations.

Specific learning outcomes include:

  • Knowledge of a range of mindfulness practises
  • Ability to introduce the intention/rationale for using mindfulness into the therapeutic work
  • Clear understanding of the means by which mindful practises support:
    • Stress and emotional tolerance
    • Stability, equanimity, calmness
    • Skilful response to unhelpful, habitual patterns of thought or behaviour
    • Self compassion
  • Exploration of mindfulness as enriching the therapeutic relationship and supporting practitioners
  • Conceptual understanding of the place of mindfulness in various therapeutic models


AASW Victoria

Level 7, 14-20 Blackwood Street
North Melbourne, Victoria 3051 Australia

Time & Date

February 7 @ 12:00 am - February 7 @ 12:00 am

Additional Info

The cost of this event is: $120 - $230

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