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Anxiety

How Mindfulness Can Bring Healing to Health Care 

The crisis of stress and burnout among healthcare workers asks for more than just individual training. Dr. Jonathan Fisher unpacks why we need mindfulness at all levels of the system to create real change. Read More 

  • Jonathan Fisher
  • June 16, 2021
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Calm

Can Anyone Improve Their Own Well-Being? 

Research from the Center for Healthy Minds is addressing the recent decline in well-being by proposing a training-based framework for “the cultivation of human flourishing.” Read More 

  • Misty Pratt
  • April 22, 2021
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Anxiety

4 Ingredients for Human Well-Being 

Feeling trapped inside? Or completely anchorless? A psychologist explains how we can intentionally build more freedom, structure, and connection into quarantine life. Read More 

  • Elizabeth Markle
  • April 29, 2020
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Focus

The Benefits of Being Mindful Outdoors 

While most of us are likely to meditate indoors, a review of scientific research indicates that the mental and physical benefits of practicing mindfulness in nature may be considerable. Read More 

  • B Grace Bullock PhD
  • March 5, 2020