Promoting Good Practice in Mindfulness


Welcome to BAMBA: The British Association of Mindfulness-Based Approaches

BAMBA is the UK’s primary professional body of mindfulness practitioners, teachers and teacher training organisations. Our mission is to promote safe, ethical and inclusive practices in the field of evidence-based secular mindfulness teaching in the UK.


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BAMBA’s activities are only made possible through membership and voluntary support.

Should you wish to donate, your donation will be used to continue the maintenance of standards and inclusive access to mindfulness-based training in the UK.

We are grateful for your contribution to this vital work.


Belonging to BAMBA gives me an increased level of confidence, knowing that I am fully qualified, insured and bound by the GPGs

– Kate Gillingham, Mindfulness Teacher

It was a real achievement to become BAMBA registered. The process was easy and quick and I’m so pleased to be part of this growing organisation

– Kate Greenslade, Mindfulness Teacher

I was so pleased to finally be able to register with BAMBA after completing my MBSR pathway. It felt like a great achievement.

– Tawny Cortes, Mindfulness Teacher

Joining BAMBA was a significant final milestone on my journey to become an MBSR teacher and was a proud moment for me… I am using this achievement to highlight to potential clients, my commitment to not only the rigorous training pathway, but also the ongoing CPD and supervision.

– Charlotte Green, Mindfulness Teacher