Kids use meditation, mindfulness to de-stress – The Courier-Journal

Mindfulness is a skill that takes time and regular practice to develop. One way to develop mindfulness is to practice meditation. The best way to learn mindfulness and meditation is to take a structured course with a good teacher.

The Courier-JournalKids use meditation, mindfulness to de-stressThe Courier-JournalLying down on her back with her fellow kindergarten classmates, Samira Javed closes her eyes and brings her hands together near her belly button as a teacher leads the students through a breathing exercise. “Let’s just be silent for a second,” Laura ……Kids use meditation, mindfulness to de-stress – The Courier-Journal

In the last few years, mindfulness meditation has been accepted in the medical practice as a fundamental part in treating different types of mental health problems, such as depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and borderline personality disorder. It has also been found as a powerful complementary therapy for a variety of physical health problems, like cardiovascular disease. On top of that, research studies reveal that practicing meditation regularly helps slow down the aging process and strengthens the immune system.

Want to feel and look younger? A lot of long term meditators claim that they feel and look much younger than their age. Learn how to meditate from the list of related topics below. mindfulness practice

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