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  1. Effortless Mindfulness

    Genuine Mental Health Through Awakened Presence

    By Lisa Dale Miller

    Effortless Mindfulness promotes genuine mental health through the direct experience of awakened presence—an effortlessly embodied, fearless understanding of and interaction with the way things truly are. The book offers a uniquely modern Buddhist psychological understanding of mental health...

    Published March 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Mind, Brain and the Path to Happiness

    A guide to Buddhist mind training and the neuroscience of meditation

    By Dusana Dorjee

    Mind, Brain and the Path to Happiness presents a contemporary account of traditional Buddhist mind training and the pursuit of wellbeing and happiness in the context of the latest research in psychology and the neuroscience of meditation. Following the Tibetan Buddhist tradition of Dzogchen, the...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Spiritual Horizon of Psychotherapy

    Edited by William S. Schmidt, Merle R. Jordan

    This book explores the wise and conscious use of spiritual resources within counselling and psychotherapy. Written by veteran clinicians from different spiritual perspectives, and from various therapeutic schools of thought, this book provides a broad view of how the spiritual is present within...

    Published August 7th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Caribbean Healing Traditions

    Implications for Health and Mental Health

    Edited by Patsy Sutherland, Roy Moodley, Barry Chevannes

    As Caribbean communities become more international, clinicians and scholars must develop new paradigms for understanding treatment preferences and perceptions of illness. Despite evidence supporting the need for culturally appropriate care and the integration of traditional healing practices into...

    Published July 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships

    What Works and What Doesn't

    By Patricia L. Papernow

    Surviving and Thriving in Stepfamily Relationships draws on current research, a wide variety of clinical modalities, and thirty years of clinical work with stepfamily members to describe the special challenges stepfamilies face. The book presents the concept of "stepfamily architecture" and the...

    Published May 27th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Do Funerals Matter?

    The Purposes and Practices of Death Rituals in Global Perspective

    By William G. Hoy

    Do Funerals Matter? is a creative interweaving of historical, sociocultural, and research-based perspectives on death rituals, drawing from myriad sources to create a picture of what death rituals have been; and where, especially in the Western world, they are going. Death educators, researchers,...

    Published March 7th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Coaching with Meaning and Spirituality

    By Peter Hyson

    Series: Essential Coaching Skills and Knowledge

    Coaching with Meaning and Spirituality aims to help coaches with those occasions where a clients’ search for meaning needs to be addressed and explored. Working with spirituality in a coaching context can be difficult and unfamiliar for coaches, but in this book Peter Hyson provides a vocabulary to...

    Published February 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Gods and Diseases

    Making sense of our physical and mental wellbeing

    By David Tacey

    Today's society faces many problems that cannot be solved by the application of reason, logic or medicine. Some of these include alcoholism, suicide, drug addiction and child abuse to name but a few. Many mental health problems are on the increase such as depression, phobias and anxiety with no...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Chinese Death Rituals in Singapore

    By Tong Chee Kiong

    Series: Anthropology of Asia

    Through a cultural analysis of the symbols of death - flesh, blood, bones, souls, time numbers, food and money - Chinese Death Rituals in Singapore throws light upon the Chinese perception of death and how they cope with its eventuality. In the seeming mass of religious rituals and beliefs, it...

    Published July 31st 2012 by Routledge

  10. The Human Quest for Meaning

    Theories, Research, and Applications, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Paul T. P. Wong

    Series: Personality and Clinical Psychology

    The first edition of The Human Quest for Meaning was a major publication on the empirical research of meaning in life and its vital role in well-being, resilience, and psychotherapy. This new edition continues that quest and seeks to answer the questions, what is the meaning of life? How do we...

    Published February 8th 2012 by Routledge