Maybe you have noticed that if you are doing quite recognizable and repetitive tasks, like driving your car, or vacuuming, that you mind is often miles away thinking about something else? You might be fantasising about going on a holiday, worrying about some coming occasion, or thinking about any number of other things. In either event you aren’t focusing on your current experience, and you aren’t really in touch with the ‘here and now.’ This way of working is frequently known as automatic pilot mode.
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Mindfulness is the practice of purposely focusing your attention on the present moment–and accepting it without ruling. Mindfulness is currently being analyzed scientifically and has been found to be a key component in well-being.
View the websites listed below for additional details on practicing mindfulness
- A great post on practicing mindfulness
- Does Practicing Mindfulness Really Make For More Effective Leadership? – Forbes
- mindfulkids | resources for sharing mindfulness … – WordPress.com
- Can Meditation be Dangerous? – PsychCentral.com (blog)