How to Integrate Mindfulness in Your Work

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How to Integrate Mindfulness in Your WorkHow to Integrate Mindfulness in Your WorkPresenter: Karen AtkinsonTopics to be CoveredThe Assessment processIdentifying when Mindfulness may not be appropriateThe importance of embodying Mindfulness as a professionalThe power of Mindful languageDiscovering the differences between Yoga and Mindful MovementHow to use these skills to enable clients to explore their choices and potentialWhat next?The Assessment ProcessAsking questions that are appropriate to the therapeutic context in which you are seeing them.Identifying their goals.Setting your boundaries.Noting non-verbal communicationWiden the netPlanning a programmeDeveloping commitment from the clientThe Importance of Embodying Mindfulness as a ProfessionalSafetySecurityEngagementRecognising potential for changeDeveloping a therapeutic relationshipIdentifying When Mindfulness May Not Be AppropriateRecent traumaPsychosisOther treatment programmesPrevious problems with mindfulnessDifficulty concentratingOrganic aetiologyUnder the influence of drugs/ alcoholThe Power of Mindful LanguageWhat to say and how to say itVerbs to avoidDiscovering the Differences Between Yoga and Mindful MovementLanguageIntentions and outcomesHow to Use These Skills to Enable Clients to Explore Their Choices and PotentialThe process of inquiryBalancing Mindfulness with CompassionCompassion- the vital ingredient!What Next?Teacher Training PathwayMBSR/MBCT/MYH or equivalentIntegrating Mindfulness and Compassion in Professional Practice Qualification commencing in London 28th October at Yogacampus