Training the Mindful Health Practitioner: Why Attention Matters

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Abstract

The Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Mindfulness brings together the latest multi-disciplinary research on mindfulness from a group of international scholars, in a comprehensive 2-volume set. Examines the origins and key theories of the two dominant Western approaches to mindfulness. Compares, contrasts, and integrates insights from the social psychological and Eastern-derived perspectives. Discusses the implications for mindfulness across a range of fields, including consciousness and cognition, education, creativity, leadership and organizational behavior, law, medical practice and therapy, well-being, and sports.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Wiley Blackwell Handbook of Mindfulness
EditorsAmanda Ie, Christelle T Ngnoumen, Ellen J Langer
Place of PublicationUnited Kingdon
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons
Pages630 - 648
Number of pages19
EditionVolume II
ISBN (Print)9781118294871
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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