USEFUL TO KNOW SHORTER MINDFUL PRACTICES [MENTAL HEALTH] ARTICLE 1, 2, 3
Shorter practices are those that can be done in almost any situation, including when you are on the go.
Shorter practice 1 : THREE MINUTES BREATHING SPACE
This is exactly what the name implies : three minutes that you take out of your day to focus on your breathing. Because it takes so little time to do, many people consider this to be one of the most important practices that they learn during the mindfulness course. It can be particularly useful during times of stress, exhuastion , anger and sadness , where your thoughts are spiralling out of control , kind of like an emergency meditation . Doing the Tree-Minute Breathing Space enable you to step out of autopilot mode so that you can take a more mindful stance towards whatever is happening.
Adopt an erect posture , sitting or standing . First , ask yourself what your…
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