Mindfulness – Reading Group

9 June 2021, 14:30 - 16:30

ONLINE SESSION (UK Time)

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Reading Group

Easter term 2021: Having considered what factors might be common to psychotherapies, we turn our attention to the potential influences of the contexts in which psychotherapies are delivered. Can the specific context in which it is delivered affect a psychotherapy's potential to induce benefit or to cause harm? 
 

Readings

Anne Harrington and John D. Dunne, 'When Mindfulness Is Therapy: Ethical Qualms, Historical Perspectives', American Psychologist (2015)

Sahanika Ratnayake, The Problem of Mindfulness, Aeon (2019), https://aeon.co/essays/mindfulness-is-loaded-with-troubling-metaphysical-assumptions

 

 

An event organised by Talking as Cure? Contemporary Understandings of Mental Health and its Treatment Research Network
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