New course from September: Parenting with Mindfulness & Self-Compassion


Strengthen a loving, supportive relationship with yourself and your children with Mindful Compassionate Parenting (MCP).

Starting in september, our Social Counselling service is offering a new course for student parents on how to deal with stress in everyday parenting. The basis for this are techniques to strengthen mindfulness and self-compassion.

Contents and objectives of the MCP course:

  • Developing self-care, self-acceptance, self-compassion in parenting
  • Improving self-regulation in dealing with difficult feelings and thoughts
  • Presence and bonding in family life
  • Perceiving and consciously dealing with internalised patterns and old routines in education
  • dealing constructively with conflicts and repairing breaks in the relationship
  • Love and boundaries in family life
  • Improving the compatibility of studies and family

When and where?

  • Every wednesdays from 10 am – 2 pm:
    • 07.09. / 14.09. / 21.09. / 28.09. / 05.10.22
  • StuFaz I Nürnberger Straße 42 I 04103 Leipzig I Tel: 0176-19659674


  • A maximum of 7 places are available for this free attendance course.
  • Course leader: Annett Engelmann – social pedagogue / MCP trainer

Please register for the course and make an appointment for the obligatory preliminary talk by email to Deadline for registration is 02.09.22.

Mindful Compassionate Parenting (MCP) is a health insurance-certified mindfulness and self-compassion training specifically for parents with the aim of better managing stress in everyday family life and taking more mindful care of themselves.