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Mental Health Offerings

2020

Blog

Fellow Spotlight: Norm Farb

Mind and Life Institute • February 17, 2020

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Stress & Resilience

2019

Think Tanks

Mechanisms of Meditation and Consequences for Clinical Practice

Marieke van Vugt, David Vago, Antonino Raffone, Elena Antonova, Jos Brosschot, Anne Speckens, Heleen Slagter, Philipp Kanske, Judson Brewer, Susan Bogels, Henk Barendregt, Zoltan Dienes, Amber Carpenter, Shaun Gallagher, Brian Ostafin, Thorsten Barnhofer

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness | Self & Other

Blog

Fellow Spotlight: David Creswell

Mind and Life Institute • October 14, 2019

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

2019 Summer Research Institute Session

Measuring, Understanding, and Changing Mental Habits

Lawrence Barsalou

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

A portrait of Zenju Earthlyn Manuel smiling towards the camera

2019 Summer Research Institute Session

The Quest for Serenity Among the Disenfranchised

Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Social Change

2018

2018 International Symposium for Contemplative Research Session

Bridging Contemplative Science and Business: An Emerging Global Industry, Innovation Panel co-hosted by The Eagle and The Hawk Foundation and the Aetna Foundation

Moderators:
Panel: Acacia Parks, Cyd Crowse, Charlie Hartwell, Hamet Watt, Mark Bertolini

Topics: Body-based Practices | Contemplative Wisdom | Interconnection | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2018 International Symposium for Contemplative Research Session

Keynote: To Be of Benefit: The Promise of Contemplative Research and Practice

Sona Dimidjian

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Education | Interconnection | Mental Health | Self & Other | Social Change

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Blog

Pain Relief without Opioids?

Mind and Life Institute • April 26, 2018

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2017

Blog

Nature & Well-Being: Gratitude

Mind and Life Institute • June 29, 2017

Topics: Environment | Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

Blog

Mindfulness as a Treatment for Depression and Anxiety

Mind and Life Institute • June 28, 2017

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness

2017 Summer Research Institute Session

Interdisciplinary Panel Human Relations: From Implicit Biases to Compassion for Strangers

Moderators: Rhonda Magee
Panel: Jim Coan, Hanne De Jaegher, Nilanjana (Buju) Dasgupta, Rhonda Magee

Topics: Interconnection | Mental Health

Blog

An interview with Eric Garland, Ph.D.

Mind and Life Institute • February 24, 2017

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2016

Mind & Life Videos

ISCS 2016 – Keynote – Zindel Segal

Mind and Life Institute • November 11, 2016

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Mindfulness

Mind & Life Videos

ISCS 2016 – Master Lecture – Sarah Bowen

Mind and Life Institute • November 11, 2016

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Mindfulness | Self & Other

2016 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Keynote: Mindfulness Therapeutics in the Promotion of Mental Health

Zindel Segal

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2015

2015 Summer Research Institute Session

Emotion Regulation Therapy

David M. Fresco

Topics: Mental Health

2014

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life Institute: ISCS 2014 highlights

Mind and Life Institute • November 2, 2014

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Contemplative Wisdom | Education | Mental Health

Mind & Life Videos

ISCS 2014 – Master Lecture – Sona Dimidjian, Amishi Jha

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2014

Topics: Education | Mental Health | Mindfulness

Mind & Life Videos

ISCS 2014 – Master Lecture – Sarah Bowen, Judson Brewer

Mind and Life Institute • October 31, 2014

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2014 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Master Lecture – Buddhism, Behaviorism, and the Brain

Sarah Bowen, Judson Brewer

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

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2014 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Concurrent Session 1 -Neurocognitive Processes of Addiction: A Therapeutic Role for Mindfulness?

Brett Froeliger, Eric Garland, Zev Schuman-Olivier

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Mental Health | Mindfulness

2014 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Master Lecture – Successes and Challenges of Mindfulness Training in Applied Settings

Sona Dimidjian, Amishi Jha

Topics: Education | Mental Health | Mindfulness

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2014 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Concurrent Session 2 – Mindful Games: Games as a Tool for Meditation and Reflection

Wanda Gregory

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness

2014 International Symposium for Contemplative Studies Session

Concurrent Session 5 – Different Neural Characteristics Associated with MBSR and the Relaxation Response

Sara Lazar, Diane Yan

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness

Blog

The Peril and Promise of Selflessness

Mind and Life Institute • September 18, 2014

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Self & Other

Blog

The Dark Knight

Mind and Life Institute • July 2, 2014

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Stress & Resilience

Blog

The Craving Cycle

Mind and Life Institute • July 1, 2014

Topics: Brain & Cognitive Science | Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

2013

Blog

Longing After Loss

Mind and Life Institute • December 16, 2013

Topics: Compassion & Empathy | Mental Health | Mindfulness

Blog

The Pharmacy of Desire

Mind and Life Institute • December 14, 2013

Topics: Compassion & Empathy | Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Blog

The Anxiety of Happiness

Mind and Life Institute • December 10, 2013

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XXVII – Session 5

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XXVII – Session 4

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XXVII – Session 3

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XXVII – Session 2

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XXVII – Session 1

Mind and Life Institute • November 1, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

2013 Mind & Life Dialogue XXVII

Craving, Desire, and Addiction

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

Blog

Arming Introspection

Mind and Life Institute • May 10, 2013

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health | Mindfulness

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2005

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XIII – Session 5

Mind and Life Institute • November 8, 2005

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XIII – Session 4

Mind and Life Institute • November 8, 2005

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XIII – Session 3

Mind and Life Institute • November 8, 2005

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XIII – Session 2

Mind and Life Institute • November 8, 2005

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

Mind & Life Videos

Mind & Life XIII – Intro, Opening Remarks, and Session 1

Mind and Life Institute • November 8, 2005

Topics: Mental Health | Mindfulness | Stress & Resilience

2004
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1990 Mind & Life Dialogue III

Emotions and Health

Topics: Contemplative Wisdom | Mental Health

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