This course provides a broad overview of the fundamental concepts, principles, and practices of mindfulness. With interactive exercises to help students explore their own attitudes, mental habits and behaviors, Foundations of Mindfulness offers a pathway for living with more freedom, authenticity and ease. Featured components of the course include experiential exercises, guided meditations, personal reflection and interactive discussions.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM MINDFULNESS AND WELL-BEING: FOUNDATIONS
It was a very enjoyable, organized, and well-planned course. I am really happy with it. It's a nice opportunity to know more about yourself, your body, and your mind.\n\nThank you for this journey!
Thank you so much for providing such a nice and welcoming course to introduce meditation and mindful thinking to beginners and those with a beginners mind! I really enjoyed it! <3
This course is amazing for everyone thinking of investing in themselves and learning how your brain impacts your life. It has helped me grow a lot and I hope it helps others do too!
In four weeks you can move from someone who has never experienced mindfulness to someone who has a solid foundation to build a transformational practice. I highly recommend this course!!
About the Mindfulness and Well-being Specialization
The goal of the Specialization is to showcase the ways in which the practice of mindfulness is an effective means of enhancing and maintaining optimal health and overall well-being that can be implemented in every aspect of daily living. The intention of the Specialization is to supply learners with practical tools to support thriving in life. Each course will feature mindfulness practices, directions for implementation and application, experiential exercises and reflection opportunities.
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