We’re Breathworks Mindfulness teachers based in Sheffield:
Elaine Weatherley-Jones has been practising mindfulness and other meditation practices for over 12 years. She qualified as a teacher of Mindfulness with Breathworks, a Community Interest Company (CIC) based in Manchester, UK and has completed the Foundation module of the MSc in Mindfulness Based Approaches with Bangor University. She has done further training in Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy with the Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre and engages in regular Continuing Professional Development (CPD). She has led and assisted in teaching Mindfulness 8-week courses in Sheffield, Manchester and Bangor. She is registered as a Mindfulness Teacher on the “Be Mindful” website – a site owned by the Mental Health Foundation where you can find courses led by approved teachers.
Elaine is currently extending her training so that she can offer courses in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) for depression.
She practices according to to guidelines for good practice for teaching Mindfulness-based courses that are set out by the UK Network of Mindfulness-Based Teacher Trainers. Read the guidelines here Good_Practice_Guidelines Nov 2011
Akasacitta has over 30 years of meditation experience. She is training with Breathworks and will be running a supervised eight-week course as the final part of her training.