Week 4 of the UCSD Medical School Elective Course Mindfulness in Medicine provided an opportunity for self-care, reflection on facing difficulty, how (and whether) to “use”mindfulness in difficult situations and the power of a healing relationship (between us and difficulty, as well as doctor and patient). Read about it all in Class 4: The Meaning of Healing on the Mindfulness in Medicine Pages of our blog.
2018 Bridging the Hearts & Minds of Youth Conference – Save the Date! Feb. 2 – 4, 2018, San Diego, CAThe core focus of the Bridging conference is to connect people across disciplines, creating connections between the classroom, the laboratory, the therapy room and the living room, to support and foster the growth, study and dissemination of mindfulness for the good of the next generation. This conference is a wonderful opportunity to connect with the people doing the work of teaching mindfulness to our youngsters, to develop skills and competencies to do this work in your particular setting, and to learn what science has to say about this important work. Steven D. Hickman, PsyD UCSD Center for Mindfulness