Smiling Mind has helped Luke to focus and even get the Captains award for his good behaviour in class.
This is why it is imperative we take preventive action to turn these statistics around.
Mindfulness is proven to lead to better attention, memory, regulation of emotions and self awareness.4,5,6 In turn, improvements in these areas can lead to reduced stress, anxiety and depression, better academic skills, social skills and self esteem.4,7
App downloads globally
Young people reached globally
Australian educators using our programs
Australian children reached by our programs
We are dedicated to creating impact with people at the centre of everything we do.
We ask questions and we strive to keep learning and improving.
We know action is required to achieve our goals and we’re purposeful in every action we take.
We challenge the status quo and pave new paths towards helping every mind thrive.
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We are a unique organisation governed by a passionate and experienced Board. Their ongoing support, dedication and commitment ensures that we are 100% focused on achieving our vision.
Smiling Mind Chair and Co-founder, Business Advisor, Shout for Good Founder, Finalist in the Telstra Young Business Women's Awards, Board Member for Melbourne Football Club and Launch Vic
Smiling Mind Co-founder, Director Neometro, Founder of Moonlight Cinema, Founding Board Member of Contemporary Arts Precinct (CAP), Co-Founder of The Plato Project
Member of the Order of Australia, 2023 Victorian Senior Australian of the Year, Founding Director at the Royal Children's Hospital, Co-Group Leader of Child Health Policy, Equity and Translation at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute and an Honorary Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Melbourne, Chair of the Victorian Children’s Council
Corporate Advisor, Former CEO at Velocity Frequent Flyer, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD), Advisory Board Member for The Australian National University, Australian Centre In China and the World, Non-Executive Directorfor Horizon Power
Venture capital investor at Square Peg Capital. Formerly an Investment Analyst at Fidelity International.
CFO Advisory National Lead Partner, PwC Australia. Board Member and Finance, Audit and Risk Committee Member for STREAT.