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MBSR Advanced Course Curriculum Level 2

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100hr 8 Day MBSR Teacher Training Advanced Level 2 Course TTR2 with

Mindful Academy International 18th - 25th November 2018

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8 day Non-residential or 9 night Residential course at the 4 star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa with Kathy Ward, Senior International MBSR Teacher Training, co-founder of Mindful Academy and Director of Training of Mindful Academy International. For more details of Kathy please click here

The November 100hr MBSR Teacher Training Advance course comprises of 80 contact hours of tuition and 20 hours of non-contact hours (2 hours of private Supervision and 8 hours of live online Group Supervision exploring the 8 Session Plans and 10 hours of personal study to help you prepare before the course starts) making a total of 100hrs. We have not estimated how long you will take to read the required pre-course reading as thats impossible to do!

Contact Hours with the Senior Teacher - As Director of Training Kathy will be teaching 8 hours, with the Teaching Assistants teaching the first morning 1 hour practice and 1 hour of the allocated time for preparing to teach. The Teaching assistant may also assist Kathy during the morning sessions.

The course is held in the small family resort of Albir on the Mediterranean coast and at the foot of the Sierra Gelada Natural Park. Albir has easy direct access from Alicante Airport with the Beniconnect Shuttle service directly to the Hotel door, and with many low cost operators flying directly to Alicante Airport, getting here could not be quicker or easier.

For full details of the MBSR Teacher Training Course curriculum please click here

The November TTR2 starts on Sunday 18th November at 07.00am. If you book accommodation arrival day is Saturday 17th November 2018.

This TTR2 finishes on Sunday 25th November 2018 at 8pm. If you book accommodation departure is Monday 26th November.

Tuition Prices -

  • Non Residential Course 1395
  • APPLY NOW -  Download the application form by clicking Mindful Academy International Mindfulness MBSR Meditation Teacher Training Course Application Form 
  • Complete and return as soon as possible to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and start studying with us today!

Whats included in the tuition price - 

  • All course tuition
  • Additional manual pages supporting every aspect of teaching the 8 week MBSR Course
  • Unique to Mindful Academy International -
    • 1 x 60 minute private Supervision session to get you started on the pre-course preparation (worth €50)

      8 x 60 minute Group Supervision sessions, email support and forum to support your teacher training pathway and Advanced course preparation (worth €245)

      1 x 60 minute private Supervision session on your return home to discuss the MBI-TAC and your next teacher training pathway steps (worth €50)

  • Mindful Academy International 8 week MBSR Course Session Plans and Participant Manual with authorisation to use when teaching live in person MBSR 8 Week courses. 
  • Qualified MBSR Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certificate on successful graduation from both the Foundation and Advanced courses giving you the opportunity to register as a Teacher with the Yoga Alliance Professionals to demonstrate that you have taken a professional MBSR Teacher Training Course
  • Tea, water, fruit, biscuits
  • On going mentoring by email and optional MBSR Mindfulness Meditation Supervision in line with the Mindfulness Best Practice Guidelines

Optional Accommodation prices -

4 Star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa special 35% discounted rates:

  • SINGLE ROOM WITH BREAKFAST: 67.12€ per room and night
  • SINGLE ROOM HALF BOARD: 75.62€ per room and night
  • Please note, final price will be confirmed by the Celia Pulido the Albir Playa Events Manager at time of booking.
    Optional Extras
  • Deluxe room: 12€ supplement per person and night
  • Pool View: 4,8€ supplement per person and day
  • Hotel Payment Terms - 1 nights accommodation 5 days before the course starts, with the balance on arrival.

3 Star Rober Palas Hotel -

  • TWIN ROOM WITH BREAKFAST 23.76€ per room and night*
  • TWIN ROOM WITH HALF BOARD 28.16€ per room and night*
  • SINGLE ROOM WITH BREAKFAST 43.76€ per room and night
  • SINGLE ROOM WITH HALFBOARD 48.16€ per room and night
  • Please note: Twin rooms are subject to availability. 
  • Rates include a 10% booking fee.

Full Board is also available at both Hotels, however most students enjoy the flexibility of exploring the resort, lazing on the beach with a picnic, eating lunch overlooking the mediteranean sea or spending time over a delicious Artisan coffee! 

Prices shown above are for accommodation booked with Mindful Academy International. 

 Albir Playa Meditation and Yoga studio  Mindful Academy Albir Playa Hotel and Spa

How to Book your space on the Advanced Course TTR2 UK accredited MBSR Teacher Training

  • Pre course requirements -
  • Previously attended a mindfulness-based ‘Teacher Training Retreat level 1’ with us, or an equivalent programme with another organization (contact us if you are not sure about equivalency). TTR1 with Mindful Academy, Mindful Academy International or Mindful Academy Solterreno are automatically accepted. 
  • Attend a 7 day Silent retreat as a participant before attending the Advanced MBSR Teacher Training course. You can book your space before going on the Retreat.
  • Complete and return the application form Download it here 
  • On acceptance, pay the €600 deposit, the balance is then due 6 weeks before the course starts.
  • Arrange a 60 minute online Supervision call to get you started on the Advanced pre-course study (worth €50)
  • Join the live group supervision and support sessions (worth €245) and forum. The group supervision sessions are recorded in case you miss a session.
  • Complete the required pre-course study

Attend the 100hr MBSR Advanced Course TTR2 -

  • Attend the 8 day Advanced course at the 4 star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa (link is external) either on a non residential or residential basis
  • The Advanced Training is an intensive experiential training retreat offering space for nourishment, inspiration and learning. An opportunity to engage in a personal and group learning process which is designed to support and deepen understanding and skills in teaching and integrating mindfulness-based approaches in professional practice, in particular indepth workshops on teaching and experiential learning of the full 8 week MBSR Course. 
  • The course includes assesment, feedback and development with the Mindfulness-based Intervention Teaching Assessment Criteria (MBI-TAC) and also how to take the MBI-TAC forward to support your own development as a teacher.
  • You will receive the Mindful Academy International 8 Week MBSR Course Session Plans and Participants Handbook so that you can start to teach straight away, along with additional manual pages. 

Following the Level 2 Advanced TTR2 Course  -

  • Arrange your one hour private online Supervision call to discuss the feedback from the formal assessments and your next steps (worth €50) 
  • Continue your Personal and Professional development as discussed during the Mindfulness-based Teaching Assessment Criteria (MBI-TAC) feedback and Supervision session
  • It is recommended that you undertake ongoing Supervision and development as outlined in the Mindfulness Good Practice Guidelines

Gain a Recognised Qualification -

On successful completion of both the Foundation and Advanced courses with us, you will be awarded the full 200hr Mindfulness MBSR Teacher Training certificate and be eligable to join our list of Mindfulness MBSR Teachers. You will also be able to join the Yoga Alliance Professionals as a Registered Teacher - if you upgrade from student to Registered Teacher within 14 days of Graduation, you will receive a 35 pound discount. 

Once you have completed your profile and added the Yoga Alliance professionals membership logo to your own website your profile will be live and you can start promoting yourself by advertising classes, workshops, books, products, jobs, coupons, and much more!

PLEASE NOTE -  if you have taken the TTR1 course with other organisations and are accepted to take the TTR2 with us, you will receive a certificate for the 100hr MBSR Advanced Teacher Training Course. You will still be eligable to join our list of Mindfulness MBSR Teachers, your listing will show that you have taken the MBSR Advanced Teacher Training course with us, however you will not be eligable to join the Yoga Alliance Professionals. 

Spaces are limited so Apply Now! 

Download the application form by clicking Mindful Academy International Mindfulness MBSR Meditation Advanced Teacher Training Course Application Form Complete and return as soon as possible to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as spaces are limited.

If you are unsure if your TTR1 is counted as equivelant, please contact us  Director of Training Kathy Ward will be happy to discuss your application to answer any questions you may have.

Early booking recommended! and of course if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Director of Training, Kathy Ward on +44 1225 294483