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Mindful learning – Why attention matters

"Mindful Learning - why attention matters in education"

John Colet School is delighted to host a free presentation by Dr Craig Hassed at John Colet School, 7.30pm Wednesday 18th March.  All welcome.  Please RSVP to 9451 8395 or by emailing bjames@johncolet.nsw.edu.au

Dr Craig Hassed is a General Practitioner and Senior Lecturer at the Monash University Department of General Practice.  His teaching, research and clinical interests include mindfulness-based stress management, mind-body medicine, meditation, health promotion, integrative medicine and medical ethics.   

Craig is regularly invited to speak and run courses in Australia and overseas in health, professional and educational contexts. He was the founding president of the Australian Teachers of Meditation Association and is a regular media commentator. He writes regularly for medical journals and has published seven books; New Frontiers in Medicine (Volumes 1 and 2), Know Thyself on mindfulness-based stress management, The Essence of Health on the lifestyle approach to health and chronic illness, a textbook co authored with Kerryn Phelps, General Practice: the integrative approach , a book written with Stephen McKenzie, Mindfulness for Life and most recently a book written with Richard Chambers, Mindful Learning on the role of mindfulness in education.