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Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting
     

Everyday Blessings: The Inner Work of Mindful Parenting

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by Myla Kabat-Zinn, Jon Kabat-Zinn
 

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Mindfulness is the powerful meditative practice of cultivating moment-to-moment awareness to bring wisdom, understanding, & a greater sense of meaning & purpose into our daily living. Now, parents can enrich their lives & the lives of their children through mindful parenting — that is, by honoring the fullness of the present moment, & within it, the inner

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Mindfulness is the powerful meditative practice of cultivating moment-to-moment awareness to bring wisdom, understanding, & a greater sense of meaning & purpose into our daily living. Now, parents can enrich their lives & the lives of their children through mindful parenting — that is, by honoring the fullness of the present moment, & within it, the inner potential & beauty that reside in both our children & ourselves. Provides a powerful new way of looking at & facing the challenges of parenthood, illuminating how a lack of awareness fosters patterns that damage both parent & child, & how mindfulness can bring healing & transformation to this relationship.

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Daniel Goleman
At last an emotionally intelligent guide for parents. -- Daniel Goleman
Benjamin Spock
"Everyday Blessings" shows a way for parents to recognize who their children really are and, in doing so, nourish their children's lives and their own. -- Benjamin Spock
Rachel Naomi Remen
Their practial, wise, and compassionate words...can help us turn all the relationships in our lives into everyday blessings. -- Rachel Naomi Remen

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788192753
Publisher:
DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date:
03/01/1997
Pages:
394

Meet the Author

Myla Kabat-Zinn, B.S.N., R.N., has worked as a childbirth educator, birthing assistant, and environmental advocate. The Kabat-Zinns are the parents of three children.

Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D., is the founding director of the Stress Reduction Clinic and the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, as well as Professor of Medicine emeritus. He leads workshops on stress reduction and mindfulness for doctors and other health professionals and for lay audiences worldwide. He is the bestselling author of Wherever You Go,
There You Are and Full Catastrophe Living, and, with his wife Myla Kabat-Zinn, a book on mindful parenting, Everyday Blessings. He was featured in the PBS series Healing and the Mind with Bill Moyers, as well as on Oprah. He lives in Massachusetts.

For more information, please visit jonkabat-zinn.com

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