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Episode 046 :: Sunny Wight :: Mindfulness First

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 046 :: Sunny Wight :: Mindfulness First

Sunny Wight Sunny Wight joins us to speak about the organization, Mindfulness First. More and more, we’re seeing mindfulness finding ground in our school systems. This ongoing trend is supported by a growing number of non-profit organizations, seeking society transformation through youth education. Originally from the UK, Sunny Wight now resides in Arizona where she […]

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Episode 045 :: Dr. Sam Himelstein :: Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents: A 12 Session Curriculum

| June 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 045 :: Dr. Sam Himelstein :: Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents: A 12 Session Curriculum

Dr. Sam Himelstein Dr. Sam Himelstein joins us again to speak about his new book, Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents: A 12 Session Curriculum. Working with at risk youth has some unique requirements for mindfulness teachers and clinicians. It involves not only having your own deep practice, and being authentic with those you serve, […]

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Episode 044 :: Christiane Wolf and Greg Serpa :: A Clinician’s Guide to Teaching Mindfulness

| May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 044 :: Christiane Wolf and Greg Serpa :: A Clinician’s Guide to Teaching Mindfulness

Christiane Wolf and Greg Serpa join us to talk about their new book, A Clinician’s Guide to Teaching Mindfulness: The Comprehensive Session-by-Session Program for Mental Health Professionals and Health Care Providers Let’s say you’re a clinician, treating patients on a regular basis for their mental and emotional difficulties. You hear about a new technique, called […]

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Episode 043 :: Betsy Thomson :: Meditation, My Friend: Meditation for Kids and Beginners of all Ages

| April 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 043 :: Betsy Thomson :: Meditation, My Friend: Meditation for Kids and Beginners of all Ages

Betsy Thomson Betsy Thomson joins us to speak about her new book, Meditation, My Friend: Meditation for Kids and Beginners of all Ages. There are a lot of books about mindfulness available on the market today, but most are focused on an adult audience. There are some notable and wonderful exceptions, like the MindUp series […]

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Episode 042 :: Shamash Alidina :: The Mindful Way Through Stress

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 042 :: Shamash Alidina :: The Mindful Way Through Stress

Shamash Alidina Shamash Alidina joins us to speak about his new book, The Mindful Way Through Stress. Ten years ago, there may have been only a handful of books on mindfulness in a secular context. Today, there is an explosion of books, CD’s, blogs, a cornicopia of resources for people to learn more. Each author […]

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Episode 041 :: Ed Halliwell :: Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group (MAPPG)

| March 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 041 :: Ed Halliwell :: Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group (MAPPG)

Ed Halliwell Mindfulness teacher Ed Halliwell joins us to speak about the Mindfulness All-Party Parliamentary Group (MAPPG) in the United Kingdom. What would it be like if mindfulness were not only an approved therapeutic intervention for some forms of emotional distress, but was being reviewed for inclusion in the government itself? Our friends in the […]

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Episode 040 :: Dr. Judson Brewer :: Craving to Quit

| February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 040 :: Dr. Judson Brewer :: Craving to Quit

Dr. Judson Brewer Dr. Jud Brewer joins us to speak about craving and addiction recovery, with mindfulness. If you’ve never had an addiction, you may not have a true understanding of what that means, of how compelling the desire to get your next fix can be. Tobacco may be the most common addiction today, but […]

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Episode 039 :: Evan Thompson :: Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Episode 039 :: Evan Thompson :: Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy

Evan Thompson Evan Thompson joins us to speak about his book, Waking, Dreaming, Being: Self and Consciousness in Neuroscience, Meditation, and Philosophy. What happens to your self, when you sleep, or are unconscious? Are we really simply the manifestation of ongoing processes, interacting as they arise and pass, as both Buddhism and contemporary science seem […]

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