Local Organisations in the North East

Living Mindfully, based in the Consett area, provide 5 and 8 week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) Programmes and coaching.

Mindfulness in Life runs MBSR Programmes in the Newcastle area.

Pure Yoga Newcastle provides Hatha yoga classes to beginner, intermediate and pregnant yogis of all ages. Yoga classes are being held at Newcastle Buddhist Centre on Tuesday evenings.

Ucci Yoga provides Mindful flow classes where the breath leads the way. Yoga classes are held in Gosforth on Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays.

UK Mindfulness Resources

Be Mindful is a campaign run by the Mental Health Foundation UK charity to raise awareness of the benefits of Mindfulness.

The Centre for Mindfulness Research and Practice, Bangor University offers a range of professional and personal training and courses and a Masters programme in teaching mindfulness based approaches. provides additional information about Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy.

The Oxford Mindfulness Centre, part of Oxford University’s Department of Psychiatry, works with partners around the world to prevent depression and enhance human potential through the therapeutic use of mindfulness.

Other Mindfulness resources

Center for Mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts Medical School was founded by Jon Kabat Zinn. It has pioneered the integration of mindfulness meditation and other mindfulness-based approaches in mainstream medicine and healthcare through patient care, research, academic medical and professional education, and into the broader society through diverse outreach and public service initiatives.