4 Quick Mindfulness Techniques Image Microforum Italia This is Thanksgiving week … the week some of us are very thankful that we don’t live in the same city as our relatives. So I’m calling in the experts. My friend, Elisha Goldstein, who writes the “Mindfulness and Psychotherapy” blog on Psych Central, offers readers like myself, who are having difficulty with a formal meditation practice, several quick tips for mindful living that can be implemented throughout the day.
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W.A.I.T. a Minute Tristan Gorrindo, child and adolescent psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital, on getting teenagers to pause online. Illustration by Gavin Potenza How many friends do you have on Facebook? For teenagers who use the social media site, the median count is about 300, according to Teens, Social Media, and Privacy, a Pew Center report released last spring. Free Guided Mindfulness Meditations and Exercises by Boulder Counselor, David Robbins, MA, LPC Free Mindfulness Practices and Guided Excercises Below are some guided mindfulness exercises and meditations I’ve developed for my clients and meditation students and I am offering them here freely as streaming audio, mp3 download. You can listen to them here as streaming audio or right click on the title to download as an mp3. Please use these exercises and meditations at your own discretion. If you feel overwhelmed or uncomfortable at any point, discontinue the exercise. Therapists please also feel free to link to this page or distribute the audio link to your clients.