Aware : the science and practice of presence : the groundbreaking meditation practice / Dr. Daniel Siegel, M.D.
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- ISBN: 9781101993040 (hardback)
- ISBN: 1101993049 (hardback)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Part I: The Wheel of Awareness : idea and practice. An invitation ; Stories of using the Wheel of Awareness : harnessing the power of presence ; Preparing your mind for the Wheel of Awareness : focused attention ; The basic Wheel of Awareness ; Kind intention ; Open awareness -- Part II: The Wheel of Awareness and mechanisms of mind. Mind and the energy flow of the body ; Integration in the brain and the spoke of focal attention ; The nature of energy, the energy of mind ; Awareness, the hub, and a plane of possibility ; Filters of consciousness ; Awe and joy -- Part III: Stories of transformation in applying the Wheel : harnessing the hub and living from the plane of possibility -- Part IV: The power of presence
"This groundbreaking new book from New York Times bestselling author Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., introduces readers to his pioneering, science-based meditation practice. Aware provides practical instruction for mastering the Wheel of Awareness, a life-changing tool for cultivating more focus, presence, and peace in one's day-to-day life. An in-depth look at the science that underlies meditation's effectiveness, this book teaches readers how to harness the power of the principle "Where attention goes, neural firing flows, and neural connection grows." Siegel reveals how developing a Wheel of Awareness practice to focus attention, open awareness, and cultivate kind intention can literally help you grow a healthier brain and reduce fear, anxiety, and stress in your life. Whether you have no experience with a reflective practice or are an experienced practitioner, Aware is a hands-on guide that will enable you to become more focused and present, as well as more energized and emotionally resilient in the face of stress and the everyday challenges life throws your way"-- Provided by publisher.
"Aware provides practical instruction for mastering the Wheel of Awareness, a practice to focus attention, open awareness, and cultivate kind intention that can help one grow a healthier brain and reduce fear, anxiety, and stress in their life"-- Provided by publisher.
Citation: Siegel, Daniel J. "Aware : the science and practice of presence : the groundbreaking meditation practice." New York : TarcherPerigee, 2018.