Dr. Joe Flanders, the director of the MindSpace clinic, was featured in the Life section of the Montreal Gazette on March 25th. The piece was written by June Thompson, a health columnist at the Gazette. Ms. Thompson, who has written extensively on her own experiences trying out different wellness practices, started practicing Mindfulness recently and declared 2013 to be “the year of Mindfulness.” The column discusses Dr. Flanders’ personal journey to finding Mindfulness, his work training doctors in Mindfulness, and the health benefits of developing a Mindfulness practice. The story was picked up by several newspapers around the country, including the Vancouver Sun, the Edmonton Journal, the Winnipeg Free Press, and the Ottawa Citizen.
The online version of the story can be found here.