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2014-08-26 23:00:52

Dr. Christopher Willard, a leader in the field of mindfulness and young people, will offer a special retreat on September 27 at Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley in Easthampton, MA. Easthampton, MA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Insight Meditation Center of Pioneer Valley welcomes Dr. Christopher Willard to lead a retreat on "Nurturing Mindfulness in Young People". Parents, educators, and others who work with children are invited to attend on September 27, 2014 from...

2014-04-29 23:18:27

Noah Levine, is the founder of the “Against The Stream Buddhist Meditation Society.” He will appear at Avalon Malibu Treatment Center on June 26, 2014 to discuss his new book "Refuge Recovery - A Buddhist Path To Recovering From Addiction." (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Noah Levine MA is set to appear as a special guest speaker at the Avalon Malibu Treatment Center on June 26, 2014 from 6:30-9pm. The highly sought after author will be on hand to discuss his new book titled,...

Marital Stress Linked To Depression
2014-04-27 05:17:10

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Marriage is hard work and can often lead to stress. A new study from the University of Wisconsin-Madison reveals that such marital stress could make people more susceptible to depression. According to the research team, people who experience chronic stress in their marriage are less able to savor positive experiences, and are more likely to report other depressive symptoms. The findings, published in a recent issue of the Journal of...

2014-04-18 08:21:56

HOUSTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The finding that "Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) reduces depressive symptoms, improves affective control, and improves mindfulness self-efficiency" are not surprising to the Meehl Foundation DBT therapists, who have been using DBT since the start of the foundation in 2005. The step-by-step process of emotional regulation is a core component of DBT rarely taught to the general public let alone people with mental illness. "A randomized,...

2014-04-01 13:59:22

Curriculum changes, resilience training lowers anxiety, SLU research shows Removing pressure from medical school while teaching students skills to manage stress and bounce back from adversity improves their mental health and boosts their academic achievement, Saint Louis University research finds. Stuart Slavin, M.D., M.Ed., associate dean for curriculum at SLU School of Medicine, is the lead author of the paper, which is published the April edition of Academic Medicine. The problem of...

2014-03-13 23:01:58

Clearview’s Borderline Personality Disorder treatment center for women in Los Angeles now offers a 5-week course for families of women enrolled in its residential or day BPD treatment. Venice Beach, CA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 When a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is made, it’s not just the person diagnosed who is affected. Family members and loved ones are also impacted by BPD and need support just as much as the person diagnosed. It was for this reason that...

2014-02-03 23:21:19

Learn to embrace the good, the bad and the ugly with a mindfulness retreat led by Dr. Arnie Kozak at the Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health from March 2-7, 2014. Dr. Kozak combines mindfulness meditation and Buddhist psychology with a narrative creative process called Story Art to teach individuals how to release self-inflicted obstacles. Stockbridge, MA (PRWEB) February 03, 2014 Perfectionism can be a limiting force in one’s life. When individuals are not mindful of its effects, it can...

Emotions Cause Physiological Changes
2014-01-01 08:10:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online That tightening you feel in your chest when you’re anxious, or that warm sensation that washes over your entire body when you feel loved – those sensations aren’t just in your head, according to new research which maps the physiological changes that accompany different emotions. The study, which appears in the journal Proceedings of The National Academy of Sciences, said that feelings can alter both our mental and physical...

2013-12-17 23:20:37

According to Hayley Hirschmann, PhD., a clinical psychologist and bereavement specialist at Morris Psychological Group, there’s no right or wrong way to grieve. It’s important that the bereaved understand that while they couldn’t control their loved one’s passing, they do have some control in grieving in a healthy manner. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 With more than 2.4 million deaths recorded in the United States every year, that translates into many millions of loved...

2013-12-16 23:24:36

The American-born Santikaro, prodigy of the 20th century’s most influential ascetic-philosopher monk Buddhadasa, was invited by The Cabin Chiang Mai – Asia’s top inpatient rehab, to talk about how Buddhist principles can be incorporated into the 12 Step treatment model. (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 The American-born Santikaro, prodigy of the 20th century’s most influential ascetic-philosopher monk Buddhadasa, was invited by The Cabin Chiang Mai – Asia’s top inpatient rehab, to...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.