Michelle Becker, LMFT - 1440 Multiversity

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Michelle Becker, LMFT

Compassion for Couples developer, Mindful Self-Compassion teacher

Michelle Becker, developer of the Compassion for Couples program, is a licensed marriage and family therapist in private practice in San Diego, utilizing mindfulness and compassion based approaches to psychotherapy. In addition she is a certified teacher of Mindful Self-Compassion, Compassion Cultivation Training, and The Daring Way™ and Rising Strong™ programs.

Michelle is a senior teacher trainer, mentor, and cofounder of the teacher-training program in Mindful Self-Compassion. She teaches and speaks on the topics of compassion for self and others nationally and internationally, especially in regard to relationships, healthcare, and the workplace. She particularly delights in supporting compassion teachers.


Upcoming Programs

Compassion Cultivation Training

January 27 - February 1, 2019

Sunday - Friday, 5 nights

Compassion: defined as the sympathy and concern we feel for the losses and sufferings of others. But how do we muster more compassion? How do we care for people without feeling burdened or burning out? How do we let compassion increase our strength and well-being? How do we infuse more of it into our schools,...

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Previous Programs

Mindful Self-Compassion Intensive

June 18 - 23, 2017

Sunday - Friday, 5 nights

This offering is a 5-day intensive version of the empirically supported 8-week Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) program developed by Christopher Germer, PhD, a leader in the integration of mindfulness and psychotherapy and Michelle Becker licensed marriage and family therapist. MSC combines the skills of mindfulness and self-compassion to enhance our capacity for emotional well-being. Most of...

Compassion for Couples

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

To relate and to connect are the most essential of human desires. Who among us does not want to deeply belong—to be loved and to love in the most authentic and connected way? And yet, as vital as our relationships are, they are rarely—if ever—easy. The good news is that there are skills-based, time-tested ways...