Mindfulness for Beginners:
Reclaiming the Present Moment--And Your Life
By Jon Kabat-Zinn
Paperback. 120 pages.
At the heart of mindfulness is simplicity. Jon Kabat-Zinnu, who awakened western medicine to its powerful health benefits 32 years ago, has just made it even simpler and more inviting. This title is a new treasury of teachings and practices to inspire those new to meditation.
Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D., is a scientist, writer, and meditation teacher who has been instrumental in bringing mindfulness into the mainstream of medicine, healthcare, and society. He is professor of medicine emeritus at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, founder of its Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society and of the world-renowned mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) clinic. He is the best-selling author of several books, including Full Catastrophe Living, Wherever You Go, There You Are and Coming to Our Senses.