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Leaves falling gently : living fully with serious & life-limiting illness through mindfulness, compassion, & connectedness

Author: Susan Bauer-Wu
Publisher: Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A life-limiting illness may have taken hold of your body, but you can still live more fully and openly than ever before. You can enrich your life by exploring ways to make peace with yourself and deepen connections with friends and family. This book will help you reap the benefits of mindfulness and acceptance, one day at a time. Leaves Falling Gently is a comforting guide to the mindfulness and compassion  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Bauer-Wu
ISBN: 9781572249998 1572249994
OCLC Number: 701809832
Description: xi, 140 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; What Is Mindfulness?; Tuning In to Your Body; Unhelpful Thoughts and Overwhelming Emotions; Listening and Looking: Inside and Outside; Everyday Activities and Accepting Changes; Opening the Door: Compassion, Kindness, and Forgiveness; Expanding Generosity and Sharing in Others' Delight; Appreciating Now and Then; Accepting Help; Communicating Mindfully and Wholeheartedly; Without Words: The Power of Presence and Touch; Thriving Today; Resources; References.
Responsibility: Susan Bauer-Wu ; foreword by Joan Halifax.

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A friendly introduction to a way of being that can literally and metaphorically give your life back to you. -- Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D.

 
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