The Mindful Way through Stress: The Proven 8-Week Path to Health, Happiness, and Well-Being
Alidina, S., (2015). The Mindful Way through Stress: The Proven 8-Week Path to Health, Happiness, and Well-Being. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
Take a deep breath. Feeling less stressed already? Bestselling author Shamash Alidina shows just how simple it is to master the proven techniques of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) in this engaging guide. Whatever the source of stress—work pressures, dealing with difficult people, financial strains, or family demands—mindfulness offers new tools for remaining calm in challenging situations and attaining a new level of physical and emotional well-being. In as little as 10 minutes a day over 8 weeks, the reader is taken step by step through a carefully structured sequence of guided meditations and easy yoga exercises. Purchasers get access to a companion website featuring downloadable audio recordings of the guided mindfulness practices. Vivid stories, everyday examples, and opportunities for self-reflection make the book especially inviting. Science shows that MBSR works—and now it is easier than ever to get started.