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Mindfulness

  • By: David Gonzalez
  • In: Encyclopedia of Counseling
  • Edited by: Frederick T. L. Leong
  • Subject:General Counseling & Psychotherapy, Counseling Psychology

Mindfulness refers to a meditative practice most commonly associated with Buddhism that dates back to 25 centuries ago as part of the Buddha's teachings. It has become increasingly popular in the Western world over the past 2 decades. Mindfulness meditation involves ...

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