Mindful Futures

  • Muddling through or moving forward? From Education to Ebola, mindful cooperation unlocks social strength
    Posted: November 17, 2017

    The Science of Mindful Cooperation: The Mindful Futures Network is joined by Organisational Psychologist Dr Paul Atkins, a member of the international design team implementing PROSOCIAL, an evidence-based approach for improving the efficacy of groups that are trying to work together to achieve common goals.

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    The mindfulness ‘image problem’: measuring effectiveness
    Posted: October 13, 2017

    Mindfulness research can suffer from poor methodology, with subjective evaluation. The Mindful Futures Network is helping to map the best tests and measures of effectiveness in Australia.

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    We REAP what we sow: How can we expect good outcomes if we don’t build the right skills?
    Posted: September 15, 2017

    Ministers, Agency Heads and CEOs need their executives to REAP more sustainable solutions to deal with the major issues confronting citizens, communities and employees: Respond, Engage, Attend and Produce. That’s the advice of Australia21 Director Peter Yuile, who draws on his long experience and deep understanding of government and the Australian public service to provide insight to senior executives.

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  • Government
    Posted: August 8, 2017

    Mindfulness The Science of Cooperation PROSOCIAL draws upon the sciences of mindfulness-based behaviour change, to develop social practices that work for sustainable cooperation. PROSOCIAL works at three levels to help […]

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  • Community
    Posted: August 8, 2017

    Mindfulness Moving Beyond Trauma Quest For Life aims to provide education to people suffering trauma on how they can reclaim their lives and actively contribute to their healing through meditation, […]

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  • Education
    Posted: August 8, 2017

    Mindfulness Development and validation of an Observed Mindfulness Measure This project aims to explore the development of a new measure for observed mindfulness (as reported by a third party), which, […]

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    Innovative Australian research showcased by Mindful Futures Network
    Posted: August 3, 2017

    Thinking outside the box, researchers are finding new applications for mindfulness, empathy and compassion at a systems level right across Australia. The Mindful Futures Network is mapping and showcasing their projects and activities to inform, inspire and connect those working in the space.

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  • Health
    Posted: July 27, 2017

    Mindfulness Mindful self-care programs for healthcare professionals A program run by Dr Maura Kenny in conjunction with the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Clinical Education Centre in SA with analysis of eighty […]

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