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Mindfulness Information Evening (English) for Expats in Haarlem, 28th. November

Perhaps you have heard of “Mindfulness”, but you barely have a clue, what it is. Then this is your chance! Within 1 hour,  “to the point” we explain the background, walk you through the structure and processes of a mindfulness program as well as the requirements for this scientifically proven concept for managing stress. WHO IS JOINING Everyone who … simply is curious in learning on what it is (educational) … experiences stress and want to inform about this program … would like to know more about this training phases; … who is asking if mindfulness fits into her or his life; … would like to explore the working style of the trainer; … would like to make acquaintance with the location and atmosphere … who has a common understanding of the English language (Expats, Dutch / Non- Dutch) What are we going to do during this one hour? Within one hour we will present you details on the background of this evidenced based and scientifically proven stress reduction training. We will outline the different …

English Mindfulness course, start 16th January 2020

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a specific skills training (8- week training cycle) which is scientifically proven to be effective and efficient for stress relief. With this training you can create a higher degree of awareness, learn better dealing with tension or rumination. It also helps increasing self-confidence. You learn to de-stress, become more focused and it improves complex problem-solving and decision-making. HOW DOES IT WORK? A human being has 50,000 till 80,000 thoughts a day. However 90 % of our behaviour is impacted by our unconscious mind, such as thoughts, values, opinions, fears, drivers etc. By creating a higher awareness we are able identifying pieces of our unconscious mind. This means we can for example be easier aware of our own physical situation and needs and therefore respect our boundaries. But also we can identify critical (stress)moments and interrupt stress cycles before they get out control. VENUE   When: 8 times on Thursdays 19.30h – 22.00h Lesson dates: 16, 23, 30 January| 6, 13, 20, 27 February | 5 March Location: Begijnhof 20, Haarlem (city center) …