“I think that back then, other researchers had to be very careful when they talked about this, because they didn’t want to be seen as New Age weirdos. So they didn’t call it mindfulness or meditation. After a while, we put enough studies out there that people became more comfortable with it.”What I notice they don't say is the generations of patients the scoundrels completely fleeced and screwed over during their 80-plus years of denying all utility of the traditional methods. But I won't get into that :)
Thursday, 29 May 2008
Lotus Therapy: Big money in zazen, the little circle monk has come into his own in the wellness marketplace - "Mindfulness meditation has become perhaps the most popular new psychotherapy technique of the past decade."