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Asperger"s syndrome and mindfulness

Chris Mitchell

Asperger"s syndrome and mindfulness

taking refuge in the Buddha

by Chris Mitchell

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asperger"s syndrome,
  • Memory,
  • Attention,
  • Buddhist meditations,
  • Meditation -- Buddhism,
  • Theravāda Buddhism -- Doctrines

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChris Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC553.A88 M58 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16842204M
    ISBN 109781843106869
    LC Control Number2008019689

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Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness illuminates this experience as an empowering path of discovery through the teachings of Buddhism. Chris Mitchell draws parallels between the experience of his own journey towards personhood through AS and the spiritual tenants of Theravada Buddhism, as outlined through the Eightfold Path, a guideline to personal development/5(4).

This book opens with a very supportive introduction for both the person with Asperger's Syndrome considering mindfulness and the professional who may be supporting them. Chris writes in a clear and expressive manner showing a true understanding of both Asperger's Syndrome and mindfulness/5(7). Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness illuminates this experience as an empowering path of discovery through the teachings of Buddhism.

Chris Mitchell draws parallels between the experience of his own journey towards personhood through AS and the spiritual tenants of Theravada Buddhism, as outlined through the Eightfold Path, a guideline to personal :   Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Understanding who you are can be a lonely and di /5. The Paperback of the Mindful Living with Asperger's Syndrome: Everyday Mindfulness Practices to Help You Tune in to the Present Moment by Chris Mitchell at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : $ There are chapters on Mindfulness and Congnitive Behavioural Therapy which are tailored towards the anxiety that comes with Asperger Syndrome and so build upon what I have read in more general books on these two subjects and there is also an intriguing chapter on Spirituality which by the author's own admission is less scientifically rigourous than the rest of the book; take it or leave it/5.

Mindful Living with Asperger's Syndrome. Based on his own life experiences, travels and meditations, Chris Mitchell reflects on how mindfulness practice /5(K). Asperger syndrome and mindfulness: a personal perspective In this article Chris Mitchell, who has Asperger syndrome, writes about his experiences of mindfulness.

Chris discusses how the practise of mindfulness can help in a number of ways including understanding non-verbal communication and with coping when relapsing into depression.

"Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness" illuminates this experience as an empowering path of discovery through the teachings of Buddhism. Chris Mitchell draws parallels between the experience of his own journey towards personhood through AS and the spiritual tenants of Theravada Buddhism, as outlined through the Eightfold Path, a guideline to personal development/5(9).

Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness illuminates this experience as an empowering path of discovery through the teachings of Buddhism. Chris Mitchell. A father wrote about his experience using mindfulness to help both himself and his twin sons, who have been diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome.

As you know, Asperger’s Syndrome has numerous symptoms, including difficulty transitioning between activities, an inability to pick up on social cues, preoccupation with a few favorite subjects, and a preference for a set, familiar schedule.

This is always a theme of the MBSR training and it is one that is recognizable for many adults with ASD. Practical aspects. MBSR can be taught in a group or individually, using the book ‘Mindfulness in adults with ASD’.

This book has so far been published in Dutch and German; it has yet to be translated into English. -- Jodi Wilson * Mindfulness * This book opens with a very supportive introduction for both the person with Asperger's Syndrome considering mindfulness and the professional who may be supporting them.

Chris writes in a clear and expressive manner showing a true understanding of both Asperger's Syndrome and mindfulness/5(16). -- Jodi Wilson * Mindfulness * This book opens with a very supportive introduction for both the person with Asperger's Syndrome considering mindfulness and the professional who may be supporting them.

Chris writes in a clear and expressive manner showing a true understanding of both Asperger's Syndrome and mindfulness. Asperger’s Syndrome and Mindfulness: Taking Refuge in the Buddha, by Chris Mitchell, is written by someone with AS and who has found Buddhism extremely beneficial.

I am grateful for his book in introducing me to the subject and a central theme Dukkha or suffering – and how it can be overcome. Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness by Chris Mitchell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(11).

-- Tony Attwood, Clinical Psychologist, Minds & Hearts Clinic, Australia, and author of The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome As an autistic person who knows the value of mindfulness, I would recommend this book to anyone wanting to gain greater awareness of themselves and live more peacefully.

Using great analogies, Chris shows how we can. Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are more susceptible to stress, anxiety and depression than typically developing individuals. Previous research suggests that mindfulness is. Based on his own life experiences, travels and meditations, Chris Mitchell reflects on how mindfulness practice can help people with Asperger's Syndrome (AS) with daily challenges including negative thought patterns, emotional and sensory issues, and navigating the social world/5(7).

How meditation can help people with Asperger’s Syndrome release tension and recognise body language by JKP Authors Posted on Janu By Chris Mitchell, author of Asperger’s Syndrome and Mindfulness: Taking Refuge in the Buddha.

Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness illuminates this experience as an empowering path of discovery through the teachings of Buddhism.

Chris Mitchell draws parallels between the experience of his own journey towards personhood through AS and the spiritual tenants of Theravada Buddhism, as outlined through the Eightfold Path, a guideline to personal : Jessica Kingsley Publishers.-- Jodi Wilson * Mindfulness * This book opens with a very supportive introduction for both the person with Asperger's Syndrome considering mindfulness and the professional who may be supporting them.

Chris writes in a clear and expressive manner showing a true understanding of .Based on his own life experiences, travels and meditations, Chris Mitchell reflects on how mindfulness practice can help people with Asperger's Syndrome (AS) with daily challenges including negative thought patterns, emotional and sensory issues, and navigating the social world.