Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Cancer : Gently Turning Towards

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Cancer : Gently Turning Towards

Book Title: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Cancer : Gently Turning Towards

Author: Daniel J. Siegel

Format: Paperback | 420 pages

Publication Date: 07 Feb 2012

ISBN-13: 9780470683835

Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy for Cancer presents an eight-week course for MBCT which has been tried and tested over ten years of clinical use, and is targeted specifically for people with cancer. * There is growing evidence of mindfulness as a successful and cost-effective intervention for reducing the negative psychological impact of cancer and treatment * Draws upon the author s experience of working with people with cancer, and her own recent experience of using mindfulness with cancer diagnosis and treatment * Stories from cancer patients illustrate the learning and key themes of the course * Includes new short practices and group processes developed by the author