Welcome to the Mindfulness Coaching School

All classes are live, interactive, and web-based. This means you can connect over the Internet with live-streaming video from anywhere in the world. We are currently accepting registrations for 2021 & 2022.


The World Needs You!

“In a world that reinvents itself on a daily basis, we empower students and credentialed coaches to adapt, integrate, and flourish from the inside out, for the betterment of all sentient beings.”
Ann-Marie McKelvey, LPCC, MCC
MCS Founder & Director
Master Certified Coach, Buddhist Chaplain, Psychotherapist

Join Us For Our
Monthly Mindfulness Coaching Call

On the first Monday of each month, we host a live free community coaching and mindfulness call. There’s no better way to experience what we’re all about!

We're an international, web-based, and ICF Accredited school offering:

• All inclusive Coach Training Programs
• Live & Interactive Classes via Zoom
• Small Class Sizes
• ICF Core Competency CCEs, Counseling CEUs, EMDRIA CEUs
• ICF Mentor Coaching
• Monthly Mindfulness Coaching Calls


STRETCH! Becoming The Incredible Coach You Truly Are
Tuesdays, September 7 – November 23, 2021, taught by Phil Joudrey
8:00-10:00am Mountain Time


In this class, the “engaged” piece of Engaged Mindfulness is just as important as the “mindfulness” piece. I was inspired by this dynamic exploration of the subject of mindfulness, from the evidence-based, scientific arena — where we learn about the measurable, practical benefits to humankind of mindfulness practice — to the deeply personal space — where I clarified and re-engaged my own meditation practice both on the cushion and in how I move through the world
Ilse ThompsonStudent CoachAuburn, Maine

Upcoming Classes

Full Academic Calendar here
All of our classes offer ICF Core Competency CCE’s

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More to Explore

The Dr. Rhonda Simpson Memorial Scholarship

 The Simpson Scholarship is specifically for individuals who identify as Black, Indigenous People or Color.  The scholarship covers any two Mindfulness Coaching School classes of the recipient’s choice or one S-T-R-E-T-C-H class.

Application deadline for Fall, 2022 and Winter, 2023 Scholarships:
March 31, 2022

From Our Blog

What a Beautiful Day to Fly

What a Beautiful Day to Fly

It was 1999.  I was in Austin for my first EMDR Basic Training.  Without thinking my hand flew up when the trainer (Andrew Leeds?) asked for a volunteer the first day.  That one session with a follow up the next day...

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Regarding that Free-Floating Anxiety…

Regarding that Free-Floating Anxiety…

Challenge it.
Then put your attention elsewhere.

Focus on cultivating
Loving yourself unconditionally.

Focus on cultivating
Loving others unconditionally.

Focus on cultivating
Strong medicine
Through your actions.

This is not a time of weariness.
Find your footing and act.

Thank you for your practice.

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First off…

First off…

This is a new moment.
All that has gone
All that is approaching
Is not now.

Knowing this…
Move into Infinite MIndset
And cultivate!

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I am rooted in this moment…

I am rooted in this moment…

I am rooted in this moment.
I am rooted in this moment.
I am rooted in this moment.

What happens when you chant this to yourself?
What are you telling yourself?
What does your body notice?
What feelings arise?

Being rooted in this moment
How do you want to proceed?

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Our students learn...

The Mindfulness Coaching School stands in solidarity with our Black, Latino and Indigenous communities.

The challenge of these days requires us to explore our own way of being as educators and as a community. We re-commit ourselves to learning, teaching and acting as more intentional allies.