An Interview with Niall ‘Bressie’ Breslin

Register for the event Register MTAI member, Niall “Bressie” Breslin, one of Ireland’s most inspiring mental health advocates and public speakers, will be leading a live online session Thursday, July 1st at 7:30pm. Michele Van Valey will be interviewing Niall about the impact society has on us, and how we can deal with it by […]

Mindful Moment Newsletter May 2021

Welcome to the May 2021 edition of The Mindful Moment Newsletter! The Mindfulness Teachers Association of Ireland is delighted to be offering this newsletter which is for anyone interested in mindfulness. This month we welcome James Baraz (Spirit Rock) to facilitate an online workshop on May 10th. This offering is free of charge, and all […]

Awakening Joy Workshop – May 10th 2021

Register for the event Register A free mini workshop on ‘Awakening Joy’ is being held for MTAI members & the public on Monday 10th May from 7- 8:30pm led by James Baraz. Awakening Joy: Opening to True Well-Being True happiness is not about acquiring anything but rather opening to the natural joy and aliveness right […]

Members Event – Global Café Meeting – April 17th 2021

On Saturday April 17th 2021 the MTAI are running a global café event for members. The focus of this gathering is to brainstorm ideas about how we might let more people know about the MTAI and how we might promote mindfulness in different areas.

Self Understanding Workshop with Pam Erdman – March 20th 2021

On March 20th last the MTAI ran a free workshop for members led by the wonderful Pam Erdman. Now in her 80’s, she is a retired  Senior Teacher Trainer for CFM at the University of Massachusetts. During the workshop Pam shared her wisdom learnt over the years on how to bring your self understanding to the group when […]

The Mindful Moment Newsletter March 2021

Welcome to The Mindful Moment Newsletter. The Mindfulness Teachers Association of Ireland  is delighted to be offering this newsletter which is for anyone interested in  mindfulness. We hope this  newsletter will be a resource for you as well as an inspiration to pause and practice mindfulness. Who knew that 10 years ago the growth of mindfulness […]

Annual Teachers Weekend Retreat | February 2021

Annual Teachers Weekend Retreat

Friday 12th February 6pm – Sunday 14th February 1.30pm Online via Zoom ‘The rainbow of compassion arises when the sun rays of kindness touch upon the tears of suffering.’ – Tibetan saying. This Teacher’s Retreat will explore the embodiment of the qualities of kindness and compassion. The theme of this year’s retreat is how to […]

Christmas Day 2020 Online Mindfulness Sessions

Take a breath on Christmas day. Free live guided meditation all Christmas day from 9 am – 9 pm. See the session list here These practices will be led by trained Mindfulness teachers and are suitable for people who are new to Mindfulness and people who have been practicing for a while. If you are feeling […]

AGM 2020: Dr. Brendan Kelly Presentation

AGM 2020 Dr. Brendan Kelly Presentation

Dr Brendan Kelly gave a very interesting presentation at our recent AGM. His talk was entitled “The borders between mental illness and unhappiness, as might become apparent in mindfulness practice and, indeed, be alleviated by mindfulness, sometimes but not always?”. In closing the session Dr. Kelly commented on how the MTAI is playing an important […]