Details and Booking

Feet in grass. Photo by AussieGalWe are now taking bookings for courses in Balham and Clapham starting in January - details below. For future courses please join our mailing list to receive information.

We are happy to announce our new Balham venue:

We also offer graduate day retreats and courses for anyone who has completed an 8-week mindfulness course or equivalent: see below for courses and retreats coming up. In autumn 2017 we have launched our new Graduate Hub with drop-in events to help you sustain and develop your practice.

Next 8-week courses:

Monday evenings - Elephant and Castle
Feb to April 2018
Dates: Feb 5 ( Orientation ) 12, 19, 26; March 5, 12,19, 26; April 9.
[Note: no class April 2nd.]
Time: 7pm - 9.15pm
Location:Draper Tennants Hall (New venue 5-minute walk from tube). Entrance on Hampton Street.
All day retreat included Saturday 10 March (10:30am-4:30pm)
Taught by Debbie Johnson
[Please note that the Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough High Street SE1 1JA: Location on map ]

Wednesday evenings - Balham
Jan to March 2018

Dates: Jan 10 (Orientation), 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 28; March 7, 14
[Note: no class on Feb 21]
Time: 7:00pm to 9:15pm
Location:St Mark’s Church Hall
53 Rowfant Road
Balham, SW17 7AP
All-day retreat included - Saturday 3 March (10:30am-4:30pm)
[Please note that the Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough, SE1 1JA]
Taught by Tessa Watt

Thursday mornings - Clapham
Jan to March 2018

Dates: Jan 11 (Orientation), 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15; March 1, 8, 15
[Note: no class on Feb 22]
Time: 11:00 am to 1:00pm
All-day retreat included - Saturday 3 March (10:30am-4:30pm)
[Please note that the Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough, SE1 1JA]
Taught by Tessa Watt

Thursday evenings - Balham
Jan to March 2018
Dates: Jan 11 (Orientation), 18, 25; Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8.
Time: 7:00pm to 9.15pm
Location:St Mark’s Church Hall
53 Rowfant Road
Balham, SW17 7AP
All-day retreat included - Saturday 10 March (10:30am-4:30pm)
[Please note that the Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough, SE1 1JA]
Taught by Debbie Johnson

How to register:

Please fill in our short questionnaire, and email it back to us at beingmindful@beingmindful.co.uk. The teacher will be in touch with details on how to make payment to secure your place. The course will begin with an orientation session where you can find out more about the course and ask questions. However, please feel free to contact us if you have specific questions before registering.

Costs:

The course costs £295 and we have a small number of concessions for students/ low-waged/ unemployed (normally £225) - please contact us to discuss. The course fee includes the all-day retreat session which we encourage you to attend.

Locations:

Monday evening course (Elephant & Castle)
Draper Tennants Hall
(New venue x5 minute walk from tube)
Entrance on Hampton Street. At the junction with Newington Butts SE1. The location is just on the left hand side of the road (of Newington Butts, the road that leads to Clapham). Draper hall is situated just after the small block of shops and is a Community hall. The entrance is just at the side of the building and is opposite some bike stands. I will put a board outside so it should be easy to find.

Wednesday and Thursday evening courses (Balham):
St Mark’s Church Hall
53 Rowfant Road
Balham, SW17 7AP
Location on map
[Nb The Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough High Street SE1 1JA:
Location on map ]

Thursday morning course (Clapham):
The Awareness Centre
41 Abbeville Road,
Clapham, SW4 9JX
The Awareness Centre
Location on map
[Nb the Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough High Street SE1 1JA:
Location on map ]

Graduate courses

4-week graduate course (+ retreat day)

A chance to develop and refresh your understanding of mindfulness, and to re-connect with your practice. For anyone who has completed the standard 8-week mindfulness course, either with Being Mindful or with another teacher.

Wednesday evenings - Balham:
November to December 2017
Dates: Nov 22, 29; Dec 6, 13
Time: 7pm to 9:15pm
All-day retreat included - Saturday 9 December (10:30am -4:30pm)
Taught by Tessa Watt
Location: St Mark’s Church Hall, 53 Rowfant Road, Balham, SW17 7AP
Location on map
[The Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough High Street SE1 1JA]

Thursday mornings - Clapham
November to December 2017
Dates: Nov 23, 30; Dec 7, 14
Time: 11am to 1pm
All-day retreat included - Saturday 9 December (10:30am -4:30pm)
Taught by Tessa Watt
Location: The Awareness Centre, 41 Abbeville Road, Clapham, SW4 9JX (Location on map)
[The Saturday retreat will take place in St George The Martyr, Borough High Street SE1 1JA]

The cost of the graduate course is £170 (£130 concessions). To register please fill in our short graduate course questionnaire, and email it back to us at beingmindful@beingmindful.co.uk. We'll be in touch with details on how to make payment to secure your place. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions before registering.

Graduate all-day retreats

This will be a chance to refresh and deepen your practice, with the usual practices of body scan, mindful movement, sitting meditation, mindful walking and so on. For people who have completed the standard 8-week mindfulness course or equivalent (with us or another teacher). Please bring a packed lunch and wear comfortable clothes

9 December 2017

Nourish yourself with some peace and silence in the run-up to Christmas.

Time: 10:30am to 4:30pm
Taught by Tessa Watt
Location: St George The Martyr,
Borough High Street, London
SE1 1JA
Location on map

The cost for the retreat day is £50 (£35 concessions). To register please contact us and we will send details on how to make payment to secure your place. Please specify when you did your initial mindfulness course (or as close as you can remember) and with which teacher.

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