Thursday, July 18, 2019

MBCT NEWS

FriendlyCare Expands Service Delivery Network for Mental Health and Wellness

MANDALUYONG CITY, March 2018 — FriendlyCare Foundation, in association with the Centre for Mindfulness Studies of Toronto, Canada, has just completed the first accreditation program in the Philippines for the delivery of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT). The Canadian team from the Centre for Mindfulness Studies delivered the two-week MBCT Facilitation Certification intensive training with the participation of mental health professionals from a wide variety of organizations, including the University of the Philippines, The Medical City, Makati Medical Center, Visayas Community Mental Health Center, the Department of Health, and the National Center for Mental Health. This level of commitment reflects the substantial...