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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. 

Instructors: Shelley Urlando (International Co-Trainer) and Dekyi-Lee Oldershaw (Developer of the Transformative Mindfulness Methods).
Open to anyone, registration opens July 1 2014 for:
Level 1 Discovering Transformative Mindfulness Methods for Inquiry and Self-Healing - Onsite at UofT or Distance Learning beginning October 2014. 
Level 2 Deepening Transformative Mindfulness Methods through Self-Practice beginning November 2014.
Level 3 Part 1: Transformative Mindfulness Methods Certified Practitioner Training - Onsite at UofT or Distance Learning beginning February 2015.
Level 3 Part 2: Application and Supervision beginning September 2014 for those continuing after Level 3 Part 1.

Mind Art app


  NEW! Mind Art app.

  Available for Androids.

FREE. First day of each month. Great Global Shift Transformative Meditation.
Next telesession: Saturday November 1 at 12 to 2 pm EDT - Toronto.



16 Guidelines for Life-Tools for Personal Happiness and Cultural Change 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 and in Toronto as part of 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.