Scientific and professional society of psychologists; students participate as affiliates. Advances psychology as a science, a profession, and as a means of promoting health, education and the human welfare.
The CMC mission is to promote, support and inspire in an international context:
• research on consciousness (awareness), mindfulness, empathy, compassion, wisdom, mental states, neuroplasticity, meditation, mind wandering...;
• development (cultivation) of awareness, wisdom and ethics (morality), and the practice of mindfulness and compassion in meditation (mental training), life and society; and
• applications of mindfulness, compassion, wisdom, and related concepts for therapeutic and educational needs, as well as for personal and societal well being.
"Wake Up is an active global community of young Start a Wake Up Sanghamindfulness practitioners, aged 18-35, inspired by the teachings of Zen Master and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh. We come together to practice mindfulness in order to take care of ourselves, nourish happiness and contribute to building a healthier and a more compassionate society. " -- from www.wkup.org site.