Ed Halliwell is a mindfulness teacher and writer. He is the author of the Mental Health Foundation Be Mindful report, and writes for the Guardian newspaper on meditation and well-being. He also writes a regular blog for mindful.org. He teaches mindfulness courses and retreats to a wide range of individuals and groups in the UK, and is a faculty member at the School of Life in London.
Dr Jonty Heaversedge is an inner city GP in a large practice in South East London. Jonty completed a degree in psychology and then a Masters in Mental Health Studies whilst at Medical School, and continues to pursue a particular interest in the psychological health and wellbeing of his patients. Jonty has also become an increasingly familiar face on the BBC, having presented three series of ‘Street Doctor’ for BBC1. Jonty is a regular contributor to BBC news – both TV and radio. Watch a video of Jonty talking about mindfulness in medicine.