VoiceThread/PowerPoint Presentation Clinical Consideration for Clients with Disabilities. Group project: This is an overview of theories, multicultural considerations and ethical considerations for working with clients with disabilities.
From: Raw Spot; by Norman Fischer The practice of Radhule: The Compassion in Action Process. Mindful practice to refocus when confronted by distress/thrown off during a session.
Brief Meditations to Help with Mindfulness in a Practical Way. People often struggle with how to start the practice of being more mindful, and the concept of meditation. These videos are simple and short, and offer a real way to integrate mindful practice in a busy day.
Meditation should not be intimidating! (I know initially it was for me) Focused concentration strengthens your mind like flexing a muscle in weight training. This helps with concentration and even has been shown to improve flight or fight responses during crisis.
“…when you are weight training, every time you flex your biceps in resistance to the weight of the dumbbells, your bicep muscles grow a little bit stronger. The same process happens during meditation. Every time your attention wanders away from your breath and you bring it back…your “muscle” of attention grows a bit stronger.” Tan, Chade-Meng. (2012) Search Inside Yourself; the unexpected path to achieving success, happiness (and world peace). p. 34-35. Harper One. New York, NY.
Lovingkindness Metta Meditation with Sylvia Boorstein: A brief metta meditation I have found to help with forgiveness of self and others, attain peace and help expand one's mindful practice