• “Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way: on purpose, in the present moment and non-judgementally.”

    – Jon Kabat-Zinn

  • “The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” 

    - Thích Nhất Hạnh

  • “Meditation practice isn't about trying to throw ourselves away and become something better. It's about befriending who we are already”. 

    - Pema Chodron

  • “You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” 

    - Jon Kabat-Zinn

Upcoming Courses & Workshops



Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Course (2020):


Eight Week Course Starting Monday 22nd September 2020, 7-9.30pm.

(Includes Full Day of Mindfulness on Saturday 7th November)


Cost is €325. 

(Booking Deposit of €50 to reserve your space).

Venue at Northridge House Education Centre, St. Luke’s Home, Blackrock, Cork.



Morning of Mindfulness Workshop Upcoming Dates:


Sunday 14th June (11.00 – 1.00pm). Cost €25.

Sunday 9th August (11.00 – 1.00pm). Cost €25.

Saturday 19th September (11.00 – 1.00pm). Cost €25.


Take part in our monthly mindfulness gathering. This is a chance to take time some time to practice mindfulness together on a weekend morning away from the busyness of life!

Both newcomers to mindfulness and experienced meditators are welcome to the above workshops.

Venue at St. Luke’s Home Education Centre, Blackrock, Cork.


Mindfulness and Self-Compassion Retreat Days Upcoming Dates:


Sunday 12th July (10.30 – 4.30pm). Cost €50.

Saturday 30th August (10.30 – 4.30pm). Cost €50.


Join us on our Mindfulness and Self-Compassion Retreat Days. Take time away from from the world, giving yourself a chance to slow down and learn to take care of yourself through practicing mindfulness and self-compassion skills. The retreat day is a time that’s just for you. We will enjoy mindfulness and compassion techniques such as Sitting Meditation, Bodyscan, Compassionate breath, Loving Kindness Practice, Mindful Yoga/Movement and Mindful Walking. You will also learn some mindfulness skills to bring with you beyond the workshop, ways to access the present moment to help slow down the mind and cope with the busyness of daily life!

This mindfulness retreat is suitable to both newcomers to mindfulness and more experienced meditators. 

Venue at St. Luke’s Home Education Centre, Blackrock, Cork.

Contact no: 086 840 3722
Email: info@suaimhneasmindfulness.ie


Shirine has been trained by the
Institute for Mindfulness-Based Approaches
(www.institute-for-mindfulness.eu) and is a member of the Mindfulness Teacher’s Association of Ireland.