Resources for A Mindful Society

In this video, Norman Farb discusses the motivations and expectations currently connected to contemplative practice and how learning about the brain can help us understand the processes that may effect change. Using engaging anecdotes and visual imagery, he delves into the significant role that ...
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Buddhist scholar, former monk and principal translator for His Holiness the Dalai Llama Thupten Jinpa PhD provided a moving keynote presentation at the 2016 A Mindful Society conference focused on the “Compassion & Mindfulness: The Contemplative Heart”. To view the video click ...
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We are excited to share a blog series with you profiling members of our advisory council! ‘A Mindful Society’ has an advisory council, made up of individuals with a diverse set of backgrounds and life experiences who are all committed to the integration of mindfulness into society. This ...
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Distinguished Professor of Psychology in Mood Disorders Zindel Segal provided an insightful keynote presentation at the 2016 A Mindful Society conference focused on the “Evolution, Challenges and Opportunities for Mindfulness in the Coming Decade”. To view the video click play ...
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Overview: This October a groundbreaking report was published by Mindful Nation UK, which gave recommendations for the incorporation of mindfulness into key sectors of society. This report specifically focused on Health, Education, Workplace and the Criminal Justice System. The report provides a ...
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Watch and hear the exciting developments of the first inaugural A Mindful Society conference! We are excited to share with you a featurette produced by our conference media sponsor Insightful Productions. Thanks to the motivation and engagement of our attendees and speakers, feedback findings ...
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In a recent article by TheGuardian it was announced that psychologists and neuroscientists from Oxford University and University College London plan to recruit children aged 11 to 16 from 76 secondary schools as part of a seven-year study. This study, that aims to include a sample size of 7,000 ...
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