Lawrence J. Ladden, PhD, CPsychol. is a Clinical and Health Psychologist in private practice in London. He served as a senior instructor with the Penn Program for Mindfulness of the University of Pennsylvania Health Care System in the United States from 1998 until 2013. He has practiced mindfulness since 1974 and studied group dynamics since 1981. He founded and teaches Contemplative Group Dynamics – a formal approach to integrating mindfulness-awareness with group work.
Jale Cilasun, BM, MRCPsych. is a Consultant Psychiatrist, Medical Psychotherapist and trainer of psychiatrists at South West London and St. George’s NHS Trust, London, since 2001. She is a group analyst, with training responsibilities at the Institute of Group Analysis, London. She incorporates mindfulness practice into her clinical team work.