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Welcome to the Compassionate Mind Foundation

Set up in 2006 the Foundation aims to promote wellbeing through the scientific understanding and application of compassion. 

An Introduction to the Foundation together with the Aims and Objectives are given here...


   

 

'The relational contexts of CFT'
will be held in Manchester from 21st - 23rd October 2015.



   

CFT COMPASSION SONGS
Philip Molyneux has made a Spotify play list of songs about compassion suggested by members of the discussion group.


COMPASSIONATE MIND WORKSHOPS

The next workshop is:

Mindful Compassion: A Personal Practice Workshop
Three day experiential workshop with Prof Paul Gilbert & Choden
on 19th - 21st August in London.
More information...

Mindful Compassion Retreat
Five day workshop presented by Dr Chris Irons
on 23 - 27 November in Thailand. More information...

 

FACEBOOK
The Compassionate Mind Foundation is now on Facebook.

 

MAILING LIST
People who join the mailing list will be sent information about workshops, the annual conference and much more. (At the moment there seems to be a problem with joining the group. Please be patient whilst the problem is rectified).
Join our mailing list


COMPASSION AND WHISTLEBLOWING

Paul Gilbert gives a talk to David Nicolson, Chief Exec of NHS England, which he described as 'a very thoughtful and stimulating experience. It made me particularly reflect on the continuing debate about whistleblowing'. Read more...

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION ON COMPASSION
in 2011 a group of international researchers and practitioners in compassion came together in Berlin under the leadership of Tania Singer with the aim of developing an easily and freely available compassionate resource which would have many contributors and a variety of practices. The compassion mind foundation contributed to this and I do hope you find it useful. Link to site...

WORKSHOPS
All the workshops being run in 2015 can be found here...

DISCUSSION GROUP
The online discussion group is where you can discuss CFT with others who share your interest in CFT.
Join the Compassionate Mind Discussion Group

 


   

VIDEO AND AUDIO FILES
A selection of new audio files by Prof Paul Gilbert and others can be found here...

The videos of the presentations at the 2014 Annual Conference are arriving and can be found here...

The videos of the following speakers from the 2013 Annual Conference are here Paul Gilbert, David Veale, Andrew Gumley, Russell Kolts, Dennis Tirch, Fiona Ashworth, Michelle Cree and Mary Keogh


FUNDRAISING - You can raise money for us by making your normal online purchases through EasyFundRaising who will donate a small percentage to us. It will cost you nothing and help us greatly.