In Search of a Lost Self

LAVIE, SHAI; Behary, Wendy
September 2011
Psychotherapy Networker Magazine;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p61
Case Study
The article presents a case study regarding the application of mindfulness as a therapeutic technique. It mentions that mindfulness technique was used on the case of Suzanne who experienced emotionally abusive relationship with her partner named Ken in which during the mindfulness exercise Suzanne close her eyes, feel her foot on the floor, hands on the knees and let her breath enter and leave her body. It explores the mind and body relationship in the case study.


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