Incarcerated Youth

Stewart Mercer, Sharon Simpson, Sally Wyke, Michael Bready

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As mindfulness has become more popular and more data are available to demonstrate its efficacy in a variety of settings and conditions, it is appropriate that its use in youth populations be examined. Applied Mindfulness: Approaches in Mental Health for Children and Adolescents brings together not only the work of the authors but of leading researchers who demonstrate that mindfulness is a powerful and cost-effective tool for use in the youth population. This groundbreaking volume will find utility with every professional who cares for children and act as a tremendous resource for those who wish to use these techniques in the clinical setting.—James R. Doty, M.D., Founder and Director, Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education; Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine; Senior Editor, The Oxford Handbook of Compassion Science; New York Times bestselling author of Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationApplied Mindfulness: Approaches in mental Health for Children and Adolescents
EditorsVictor G Carrion, John Rettger
Place of PublicationUSA
PublisherAmerican Psychiatric Association Publishing
Chapter11
Pages205-228
Number of pages394
ISBN (Print)978-1-61537-212-6
Publication statusPublished - 12 Apr 2019

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