MindSpace is proud to collaborate with the Centre for Mindfulness Studies in order to provide teaching certifications for Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction. In Canada, CMS is the leading provider in of professional training in mindfulness-based therapies.

The MBSR Facilitation Certificate is recognized by the University of California at San Diego’s Mindfulness-Based Professional Training Institute and the facilitators meet the Good Practice Guidelines for facilitating Mindfulness-Based Interventions.

Prerequisites:

  • Daily mindfulness practice
  • Participated in an 8-week MBSR program
  • Participated in at least one 5-day silent retreat

Click here for the program outline and for information about costs.
For questions regarding pre-requisites and registration, please contact the Centre.

The Facilitation certificates are awarded upon completion of the associated program modules. A Level 2 (Advanced) certification is available with additional training and mentorship. It is recommended that the modules be completed in order, although exceptions are made occasionally.

Upcoming MBSR Facilitation Certificate Programs