The Mindfulness Tree was founded by Dr Michael Roberts in 2018.

Michael trained to teach under the supervision of Suryacitta Malcolm Smith (“The Happy Buddha”).┬áHe runs sessions for the general public, and workshops & training for organisations across Warwickshire & The West Midlands. Michael also completed PhD research on mindfulness-meditation at the University of Birmingham (2014-2019), examining the ways that meditation can enhance people’s self-understanding.