Wave at Byron Bay
This image was taken at the Eastern most point of Australia in March 2014.


Professional Workshops and Therapists Retreat

Malcolm provides workshops for professionals interested in mindfulness, compassion and Buddhist psychology.

Target groups
The workshops and retreats are provided for therapists (e.g. counselors, nurses, psychologists, psychiatrists, GPs, social workers, occupational therapists or other mental health professionals or psychotherapy practitioners). Workshops can be tailored to beginners or advanced practitioners.

Workshop aims

  • To provide an introduction to mindfulness and related practices such as compassion and their therapeutic uses.
  • To enhance the skills and understanding of therapists who already use these skills as part of their therapeutic repertoire.
  • To provide clarity about the contextual basis of mindfulness and related practices by highlighting Buddhist psychology/philosophy.
  • To provide exercises and guidelines for using mindfulness and related practices with specific clinical presentations in group and individual modalities.

The short retreats provide an opportunity for personal practice under qualified guidance.

Malcolm Huxter


Mindful compassion workshop for APS

Mindful-Compassion.  Ancient path, current therapies A full day workshop The Theosophical Society, central Brisbane 9am-5pm Saturday, November 26th 2016 With Mal Huxter, Clinical Psychologist www.malhuxter.com Sponsored by the APS Buddhism and Psychology Interest Group (BPIG) The workshop will… Read More

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Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) on the Gold Coast

Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) is an empirically-supported, 5 day intensive or 8-week (8 sessions as well as a half day silent retreat), training program designed to cultivate the skill of self-compassion.  MSC has been developed from the ground-breaking research of… Read More

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Cultivating Emotional Balance

CULTIVATING EMOTIONAL BALANCE A course for wellbeing in challenging times.  CEB is an evidence based educational program developed over a decade by Dr Paul Ekman, a world leader in the science of emotion, and Dr Alan Wallace, an eminent… Read More

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