Befriending our bodies: accepting our minds/bodies as they are

bodyJon Kabat-Zinn explains that accepting our bodies as they are isn’t so hard when you recognize how amazing they truly are, and that befriending them can do you a lot of good. This was part of a talk put on by UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center.

More Jon Kabat-Zinn on Beyond Meds 

Not being into fixing is a very important idea. And it makes me think of the post about the book: There is nothing wrong with you.

More on Beyond Meds about healing our body/mind/spirit through becoming conscious of the body:

●  Trauma, Fixation and Reactivity – (Somatic Experience)

‎●  When you put the psyche in motion it heals itself.” (embodiment)

●  The body releases trauma and restores goodness

●  The healing journey revealed (trauma and transformation)

●  Trauma is often held in the body and experienced as chronic pain

●  Trauma release exercises (or tension release too) — the body speaks

 ●  Trauma and the body: an audio with Will Hall and links to more info

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