Mag. Dominik Weghaupt

Dominik Weghaupt teaches sports education as well as philosophy and psychology at the Oberstufenrealgymnasium (secondary school) in Wiener Neustadt. As a Dot-b-Mindfulness trainer, which is part of the Mindfulness in Schools Project (MiSP), he teaches Mindfulness and Compassion to pupils in the context of non-obligatory lessons. He is currently undergoing training at the institute for Mindfulness in order to become a Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) trainer.

As a scientific employee and PhD student at the University of Vienna, Dominik Weghaupt researches courses on Mindfulness and Compassion in the first phase of the teacher education program.

In the project, he is responsible for organizing and conducting the event Symposium on Mindfulness Pedagogy, which takes place twice year, at the end of each term.