mindfulness

  • 1 mindfulness — index caution (vigilance), comprehension, diligence (care), discretion (quality of being discreet), interest (concern) …

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  • 2 Mindfulness — This article is about mindfulness in Buddhism. For information on the use of mindfulness in Western psychology, see Mindfulness (psychology). For other uses, see Mindfulness (disambiguation). Part of a series on Buddhism …

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  • 3 Mindfulness — Mindful Mind ful, a. Bearing in mind; regardful; attentive; heedful; observant. [1913 Webster] What is man, that thou art mindful of him? Ps. viii. 4. [1913 Webster] I promise you to be mindful of your admonitions. Hammond. [1913 Webster] {Mind… …

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  • 4 mindfulness — noun see mindful …

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  • 5 mindfulness — See mindfully. * * * …

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  • 6 mindfulness — noun a) awareness b) inclination to be mindful or aware …

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  • 7 mindfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Cautious attentiveness: care, carefulness, caution, gingerliness, heed, heedfulness, regard. See CAREFUL …

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  • 8 mindfulness — maɪndfÊŠlnɪs n. carefulness, attentiveness …

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  • 9 mindfulness — mind·ful·ness …

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  • 10 mindfulness — /ˈmaɪndfəlnəs/ (say muyndfuhlnuhs) noun 1. attentiveness; carefulness. 2. (in Buddhist meditation) a desired state of mind in which the meditator is aware of body functions and feelings in a way that contribute to one s sense of wellbeing. 3.… …

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  • 11 mindfulness — noun the trait of staying aware of (paying close attention to) your responsibilities • Syn: ↑heedfulness • Ant: ↑heedlessness (for: ↑heedfulness), ↑unmindfulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 12 Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy — (MBCT) is a method of therapy which blends features of two disciplines:*Cognitive therapy aims to identify and alter cognitive distortions (warped or inaccurate thoughts); *Mindfulness is a meditative practice from Buddhism, which aims to help… …

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  • 13 Mindfulness-based stress reduction — (MBSR) is a structured complementary medicine program that uses mindfulness in an approach that focuses on alleviating pain and on improving physical and emotional well being for individuals suffering from a variety of diseases and disorders. The …

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  • 14 Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy — (MBCT) is psychological therapy which blends features of cognitive therapy with mindfulness techniques of Buddhism. MBCT involves accepting thoughts and feelings without judgement rather than trying to push them out of consciousness, with a goal… …

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  • 15 Mindfulness (disambiguation) — Mindfulness is a concept in Buddhist meditiation. Mindfulness may also refer to: Mindfulness (psychology), therapeutic applications based on the concept in Buddhist meditation Mindfulness, a 1989 book by Ellen Langer Mindfulness (journal) See… …

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  • 16 Mindfulness relaxation — is a type of meditation based on the concept of being mindful, or having increased awareness, of the present. It uses breathing methods, guided imagery, and other practices to relax the body and mind and help reduce stress. External links… …

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  • 17 Mindfulness (journal) — Mindfulness   Discipline Psychology Language English Edited …

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  • 18 Mindfulness (psychology) — Modern clinical psychology and psychiatry since the 1970s have developed a number of therapeutic applications based on the concept of mindfulness (Pali sati or Sanskrit smṛti / स्मृति) in Buddhist meditation. Contents 1 Definitions 2 Historical… …

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  • 19 mindfulness meditation — a technique of meditation in which distracting thoughts and feelings are not ignored but are rather acknowledged and observed nonjudgmentally as they arise in order to create a detachment from them and gain insight and awareness …

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  • 20 mindfulness relaxation — A type of meditation based on the concept of being «mindful,» or having increased awareness, of the present. It uses breathing methods, guided imagery, and other practices to relax the body and mind and help reduce stress …

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