Effectively serving Black males demands that counseling professionals nonjudgmentally
comprehend the myriad forms of oppression Black males must habitually confront and traverse.
Although there is not one agreed upon definition for mindfulness, it can be defined as the practice of "paying attention on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally
to the unfolding of experience moment by moment" (Kabat-Zinn, 2003, p.
33) Targeted feedback involves identifying the problem by respectfully and nonjudgmentally
describing the toxic behavior; implementing a sequential process to target a resolution by clarifying the behavior as a problem; allowing response and discussion; obtaining agreement about the problem, if possible, and brainstorming courses of action; and selecting a course of action with goals and a timeline for regular follow-up.
As a reminder, a working definition of mindfulness was offered as, "the awareness that arises by paying attention on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally
In the hospital, nurses must communicate therapeutically and nonjudgmentally
with the patient with a history of substance abuse.
I'm referring to mindfulness, a type of meditation that involves paying attention to the present moment on purpose, nonjudgmentally
, and dispassionately.
It has been defined as bringing one's complete attention to the present experience on a moment-to-moment basis (Marlatt & Kristeller, 1999) and as paying attention in a particular way: on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally
Jon Kabat-Zinn, who introduced mindfulness-based stress reduction in the 1970s, describes the practice as the act of "paying attention in a particular way, on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally
Through mindfulness meditation, one learns to nonjudgmentally
accept new events as they occur and remain open to the new experience as long as it is in the present moment .
As such, platica is marked by an empathie tone, one in which the curandera nonjudgmentally
attends to the clients or attempts "to caress the soul," as translated from the Spanish term apapachar and borrowed from the indigenous Nahuatl language.
Through MBCT, however, clients learn that they do not need to identify themselves with these thoughts and react to them blindly, but instead learn to observe them nonjudgmentally
A popular definition is that "mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way; on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally