Online Meditation Teacher Training
Dec 30, 2015 10:21AM
Learning materials provide an overview of the role of mindfulness in education, health care and other community building roles, drawing on both the modern scientific evidence-basis and ancient wisdom. Experiential practice cultivates a deeper self-practice, and builds the foundation for teaching group and one-on-one sessions.
The Mindfulness Center Meditation Teacher Training program is co-sponsored by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and offers up to 16 hours of CEUs to therapists and social workers. CEUs are also offered through Yoga Alliance.
The goal of this training is to prepare students of meditation to become teachers of meditation, help to deepen and strengthen the participant’s personal practice and to prepare teachers to be able to relay the experiential qualities of the practice to others. Whereas the meditation student may sit quietly with the struggles of the mind, the teacher knows how to guide the struggling student (and themselves). Resistance is a common encounter in the meditation practice. The teacher knows how to use resistance to create forward momentum.
For more information, visit TheMindfulnessCenter.org/MTTOnline.html.