Mindfulness-Based Compassionate Living

News & Agenda

Below you find international MBCL Foundation Courses, Teacher Trainings and other activities led by Erik van den Brink and/or Frits Koster:
- ENGLISH spoken in the UK, Ireland, Norway, Spain and Slovenia;
- GERMAN spoken in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
For DUTCH spoken MBCL activities click here.


14 Oct 2016 - 15 Oct 2016

Conference Empathy and Compassion in Society

Location: The Scandic Hotel Fornebu, Martin Lingesvei 2, 1364 Fornebu, NORWAY
Information: Click here


3 Feb 2017 - 5 Feb 2017

MBCL Foundation Course

Location: Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
Organisation & Information: Varna Baza 


3 Mar 2017 - 5 Mar 2017

MBCL Teacher Training, Module 2

Location: The Beeches, Bournville, near Birmingham, UK
Organisation & Information: Compassionate Wellbeing


1 Apr 2017 - 5 Apr 2017

Deep Listening Intensive with Rosamund Oliver

5-day retreat. English spoken.
Location: Huize Elisabeth, Denekamp, NETHERLANDS.
Organisation: Trainingsbureau Mildheid & Mindfulness.
​For more information and application click here.


11 May 2017 - 14 May 2017

MBCL Teacher Training, Modul 2

Location: Rosenwaldhof, Gross Kreutz (in der Nähe von Berlin), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Institut für Achtsamkeit und Stressbewältigung


5 Aug 2017 - 12 Aug 2017

MBCL as a 7-Day Retreat

A residential retreat in beautiful Snowdonia for mindfulness teachers and health care professionals wishing to deepen their mindfulness practice with heartfulness. All key practices of the MBCL programme will be guided during this retreat. The retreat is recognised by Mindfulness Network UK. It is a grounding experience and substitute for the MBCL foundation course for those wishing to proceed with MBCL Teacher Training. 
Organised by CMRP, University of Bangor, in collaboration with CIC.
Venue: Trigonos, Wales, UK
For information and application click here.


27 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017

‘The Five Keys to Mindful Communication’ with Susan Gillis Chapman

5-day retreat. English spoken.
Location: Huize Elisabeth, Denekamp, NETHERLANDS.
Organisation: Trainingsbureau Mildheid & Mindfulness.


6 Oct 2017 - 8 Oct 2017

MBCL Foundation Course

Location: Bristol, UK
Venue to be announced.
Organisation and application: Compassionate Wellbeing


20 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017

MBCL Grundlage Seminar

Location: Wiesloch (bei Heidelberg), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Akademie im Park


27 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017

Grundlage Seminar MBCL

Location: Academia Balance, Bad Endbach (bei Marburg), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Institut für Achtsamkeit und Stressbewältigung


28 Oct 2017 - 30 Oct 2017

MBCL Foundation Course

Location: Oslo, Norway
Organisation: Institute for Mindfulness-Based Approaches
For information click here


11 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017

MBCL Residential Teacher Training Programme, UK

Module 1 and 2 combined in a beautiful residential retreat setting.
Organised by CMRP, University of Bangor.
Venue; Sharpham House, Devon.
For information and application click here.


23 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017

MBCL Foundation Course

From Thurs 19.00 until Sun 14.00
Location: near Barcelona, SPAIN
Organisation: Instituto esMindfulness
For information and application click here.
 


1 Dec 2017 - 3 Dec 2017

MBCL Grundlage Seminar

Location: Lassalle-Institut, Bad Schönbrunn, Edlibach, SWITZERLAND 
Organisation & Information: Institut für Achtsamkeit und Stressbewältigung


8 Dec 2017 - 10 Dec 2017

MBCL Foundation Course

Location to be announced in the proximity of Dublin, IRELAND
Organisation & Information: Mindfulness-Based Training Ireland


2 Feb 2018 - 4 Feb 2018

Grundlage Seminar MBCL

Location: München, GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Institut für Achtsamkeit und Stressbewältigung


16 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018

MBCL Foundation Course

Location: to be announced in proximity of Dublin, IRELAND
Organisation & Information: Mindfulness-Based Training Ireland


2 Mar 2018 - 4 Mar 2018

MBCL Grundlage Seminar

Location: Wiesloch (bei Heidelberg), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Akademie im Park


7 May 2018 - 13 May 2018

MBCL Teacher Training

6-day residential programme combining module 1 and 2
Location: near Oslo, Norway
Organisation: Institute for Mindfulness-Based Approaches
For information click here


28 May 2018 - 3 Jun 2018

MBCL Teacher Training

6-day residential programme in peaceful Irish countryside, combining module 1 and 2.
Location: Teach Bhride, Tullow, Co. Carlow, IRELAND
Organisation & Information: Mindfulness-Based Training Ireland


22 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018

Weiterbildung Mitgefühl und Selbstmitgefühl in Beratung, Coaching und Therapie (Block 1/2)

Location: Wiesloch (bei Heidelberg), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Akademie im Park


18 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2018

Weiterbildung Mitgefühl und Selbstmitgefühl in Beratung, Coaching und Therapie (Block 2/2)

Location: Wiesloch (bei Heidelberg), GERMANY
Organisation & Information: Akademie im Park


3 Dec 2018 - 9 Dec 2018

MBCL Teacher Training

This first MBCL Teacher Training in Spain offers Module 1 and 2 combined, from Mon 19.00 until Sun 14.00.
For those who followed an MBCL Foundation Course, such as the one offered 23-26 November 2017.
Location: near Barcelona, SPAIN
Organisation: Instituto esMindfulness
For information and application click here.