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Call for submissions: 2013 International Science Conference 

Ths international conference takes place April 17-21, 2013 and is hosted by the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.  Mindfulness meditation-oriented clinicians, researchers, and educators are invited to presented their research findings, clinical topics, and symposia, along with training institutes that are integral to the […] Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • July 17, 2012

Happy Earth Day 2013 

To mark Earth Day 2013, Google dedicated one of its annual doodles to the event. If you visit the page today, you’ll see an interactive graphic depicting the water cycle. The water cycle graphic lets you take a moment to think about the cycles of the planet—and how often are we asked to think […] Read More 

  • Line Goguen-Hughes
  • March 30, 2012

Richie Davidson: Well-Being is a Skill 

We normally don’t think of well-being as a skill, says neuroscientist and emotion specialist Richie Davidson, founder of the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. At a recent conference hosted by The Mind and Life Institute, Davidson talked about his center’s work in the field of contemplative neuroscience. He says one of […] Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • August 10, 2015

Four Mindful Books to Read This Winter: 2013 

Leading From the Emerging FutureFrom Ego-System to Eco-System Economies By Otto Scharmer and Katrin Kaufer • Berrett-KoehlerWe are tiny droplets in a very big ocean. Yet each of our habits and viewpoints contributes something to the collective makeup of our societies—even the planet. Otto Scharmer is the bestselling author of Theory U, an awareness-based practice […] Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • August 25, 2013

Four Autumn Reads: 2013 

The App Generation How Today’s Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World By Howard Gardner and Katie Davis • Yale University Press “There’s an app for that.” It’s cliché now but, as the cliché goes, all clichés are true. Apps are ubiquitous. You bank on your phone, nd out where you are, […] Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • August 25, 2013

Four Mindful Books to Read This Summer: 2013 

Random Acts of Kindness Then & NowBy the editors at Conari Press The 20th-anniversary edition of this classic holds the same power as the original: readers can expect a boost to their overall happiness and also experi- ence a strong urge to go out and commit some kindness. As the original author, M.J. Ryan, suggests, […] Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • August 25, 2013


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