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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...

2014-07-01 23:10:13

In CHAMPS Patient Experience's most recent blog post, My Commitment to Mindfulness, Toya Gorley shares her thoughts on the topic. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 In CHAMPS Patient Experience's most recent blog post, My Commitment to Mindfulness, Toya Gorley shares her thoughts on the topic. Gorley explains, a commitment to mindfulness is one of the most important skills that CHAMPS Patient Experience shares as a part of their empathetic communication model, Communicate...

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,...

Meditation Used As Object Of Medical Research
2014-04-03 16:12:27

Brown University Mindfulness is always personal and often spiritual, but the meditation experience does not have to be subjective. Advances in methodology are allowing researchers to integrate mindfulness experiences with brain imaging and neural signal data to form testable hypotheses about the science — and the reported mental health benefits — of the practice. A team of Brown University researchers, led by junior Juan Santoyo, will present their research approach at 2:45 p.m on...

2014-03-28 23:03:56

JUNGA WORLD LLC, a multimedia startup, teaches mindfulness and compassion through pop music and cutting edge animation. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 There’s a new revolution quietly brewing in the entertainment industry, led by artists who seek authenticity over applause, and sincerity over spectacle. These artists are collaborating with a common goal: to create new, positive role models for kids. Confronted with technology evolving at breakneck speeds, these rebels are...

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...

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...

2013-11-05 23:28:34

Weaving together elements of mindfulness and spirit-based practices, an experiential retreat for counselors and psychotherapists, led by Bay Area-based Holos Institute, explores the depths of humans’ relationship to the natural world. (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 How does the natural world heal psychological wounds? In what ways are depression, fear and anxiety connected to our relationship to nature? Weaving together elements of mindfulness and spirit-based practices, an experiential...

2013-09-25 23:19:07

Innovative approach pioneered by Better Education, Inc. adapts principles of mindfulness to field of admissions consulting. San Francisco Bay Area, California (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Strolling through UC Berkeley’s campus on a warm, cloudless day, Alex Thaler points to a verdant expanse of grass near Morrison Hall, where the university’s music department is located. “That glade was sort of like my Walden Pond,” he says, smiling. “As an undergraduate student I spent many...

2013-07-23 23:00:13

Dr. Ron Leifer’s “Engagements With The World” blends Buddhism and therapeutic psychology NEW YORK (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 In life, emotional pain can inflict far more anguish than physical injuries, and while wounds can heal, emotional damages can linger on for years, festering unseen until they manifest debilitating psychological symptoms that can leave a person crippled. Their intangible nature means that they are much harder to diagnose and treat than conventional ailments, but...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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