Calming Your Anxious Mind

This is a major revision of the classic book using mindfulness to overcome anxiety. It includes information on the latest research into mindfulness, new step-by-step exercises, and new thoughts on taking daily mindfulness to deeper and more rewarding levels.

ISBN10: 1572244879
ISBN13: 9781572244870
Number Of Pages: 248
Publication Date: 20070601
Publisher: NewHarbinger
Binding: Paperback
SKU: 9781572244870

The Mindfulness Solution to Anxiety

Drawing on techniques and perspectives from two seemingly different traditions, this second edition of the self-help classic Calming Your Anxious Mind offers you a powerful and profound approach to overcoming anxiety, fear, and panic. From the evidence-based tradition of Western medicine, learn the role your thoughts and emotions play in anxiety. And, from the tradition of meditation and the inquiry into meaning and purpose, discover your own potential for presence and stillness, kindness and compassion-and the tremendous power these states give you to heal and transform your life.

Use this encouraging, step-by-step program to:

•Learn about the mechanism of anxiety and the body's fear system
•Develop a healing mindfulness practice-one breath at a time
•Start on the path to presence, stillness, compassion, and loving kindness
•Practice acceptance during mindfulness meditation
•Feel safe while opening up to fearful and anxious feelings