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COMING SOON! Launch of the new website. Click above for more on Transformative Mindfulness.

Transformative Mindfulness International and the Inter-professional Applied Mindfulness Meditation Certificate Program,Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, Continuing Education, University of Toronto, have collaborated to offer the Transformative Mindfulness Methods (TMM) as individual courses or a full training path.


Instructor: Dekyi-Lee Oldershaw (developer of the Transformative Mindfulness Methods). Open to anyone, you can now register for Level 1 Discovering Transformative Mindfulness Methods for Inquiry and Self-Healing beginning April 1 2014.  Level 2 Deepening TMM through Self-Practice begins May 27, 2014 and Level 3 TMM Certified Practitioner Training begins again in February 2015.

Click here for the full Transformative Mindfulness Methods training path.

If you would like to be notified about the next scheduled course, please email us.


FREE. First Sunday of each month. Great Global Shift Transformative Meditation. Join us collectively to make a difference in the world by shifting what you are passionate about into more understanding and compassionate action. Join us from your phone or Skype from anywhere in the world.
Next telesession: Sunday April 6 at 12 to 1:30 pm EDT - Toronto.



16 Guidelines for Life-Tools for Personal Happiness and Cultural Change- next workshop is March 29 and 30, 2014

Workshops and Training

16 Guidelines for Life is a book, now integrated into schools, social services programs, prisons, healthcare and advocacy in 6 languages and 23 countries, co-authored by Dekyi-Lee Oldershaw and Alison Murdoch for The Foundation for Developing Compassion and Wisdom whose patron is The Dalai Lama. It is also adapted for children and youth. Workshops and training are available in Toronto area including the University of Toronto and 23 countries in 6 languages.

Order the 16 Guidelines for Life book and card set.


Our programs are offered by Deky-Lee Oldershaw and certified facilitators in many locations internationally. Our local programs are at The Centre For Compassion and Wisdom in Hamilton and Burlington, Ontario.  Some of our facilitators are also faculty of these courses at the Inter-professional Applied Mindfulness Meditation Certificate Program, Continuing Education, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto.

We are one of the only sources of Facilitator Training in the Five Tibetan Yogas, as taught by ZaChoeje Rinpoche. With a foundation in Tibetan Buddhism, this is a profound set of flowing exercises that increase your energy and joy in your pursuit of happiness. Facilitators are now trained in Canada, USA and UK.

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