Our medical systems are broken. Doctors are capable of extraordinary (and expensive) treatments, but they are losing their core focus: actually treating people. Doctor and writer Atul Gawande suggests we take a step back and look at new ways to do medicine -- with fewer [...]
You can read the latest IPEN World Government Summit report on "the State of Positive Education in the World" Read Report You can read the article from the British Journal of General Practice on "Incorporating mindfulness into medical practice" Read article
Mindfulness can add to the quality of our lives in numerous ways, from nurturing a sense of inner peace to improving the quality of a workout, from enhancing self-confidence to facilitating deeper and more meaningful relationships with others. In children specifically, mindfulness has been found to: [...]
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THE NEW YORK TIMES | PRO BASKETBALL By MIKE VORKUNOVDEC. 6, 2016; Derrick Rose had never attempted mindfulness sessions in his first seven years in the N.B.A. There had been moments with his therapist here and there that seemed similar, but nothing overseen by the [...]
THE NEW YORK TIMES The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Contributors By THE DALAI LAMA and ARTHUR C. BROOKS NOV. 4, 2016 In many ways, there has never been a better time to be alive. Violence plagues some corners of the world, and too many still [...]
A Baltimore elementary school replaced detention with meditation and something amazing happened. Yet another powerful example of how meditation and mindfulness practice can counter negative emotions.
Dr. Barry Kerzin's lecture at University of Washington, Tacoma