Workshops and Trainings

CMC brings the principles of mindfulness and compassion into the heart of our communities by offering programs at our center and working in collaboration with local organizations, schools, agencies, and individuals from our communities. See details below for upcoming mindfulness and compassion-based workshops and events.


Self Compassion for Parents Workshop

Tools for Compassionate Parenting for All Ages

with instructors Susan Pollak, MTS, EdD and Yaffa Martiz, LMHC

Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: Harvard SOCH Hilles, 59 Shepard Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Lunch Included! $90 Registration - 4 CE Credit Hours and Childcare Available for additional cost

Open to parents, with children of all ages, interested in tools for compassionate parenting


Monthly Lecture Series

Monthly Mindfulness and Compassion Lecture Series: offered through collaboration by the Institute for Meditation and Psychotherapy, Center for Mindfulness and Compassion of Cambridge Health Alliance, and David S. Rosenthal Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard University Health Services


Dates: First Monday of the Month, Evenings, September 2017 through June 2018 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Location: alternating locations: CHA Center for Mindfulness and Compassion, 26 Central St, 2nd floor, Somerville, MA 02143 and Harvard University Bock Room, 6th floor, Smith Campus Center, 75 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Register and learn more  

Open to: All - 2 Continuing Education Credit Hours available for each lecture.


Please check back for more information about upcoming professional trainings. For a list of past Professional Trainings offered through our center, please visit our Programs Overview page.