Mindful Medical Practice

Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights

  • Patricia Lynn Dobkin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Patricia Lynn Dobkin
    Pages 1-4
  3. Patricia Lynn Dobkin
    Pages 13-18
  4. Craig Hassed
    Pages 19-24
  5. Michael S. Krasner
    Pages 25-28
  6. Catherine L. Phillips
    Pages 29-35
  7. Emmanuelle Baron
    Pages 37-39
  8. John H. Kearsley
    Pages 41-47
  9. Andrea N. Frolic
    Pages 61-69
  10. Ricardo J. M. Lucena
    Pages 79-84
  11. Christian Boukaram
    Pages 85-88
  12. Ted Bober
    Pages 89-93
  13. Elisabeth Gold
    Pages 99-103

About this book


This book is about being mindful in clinical practice and how mindfulness enhances the quality of patient care while adding depth and meaning to a clinicians’ work.  Chapters include narratives from clinicians who consciously apply mindfulness in real life settings.  Authors from various settings provide examples that capture how emergent mindfulness is.  Mindful Medical Practice demonstrates to physicians, residents and students how mindfulness enriches both their practices and lives. 



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Editors and affiliations

  • Patricia Lynn Dobkin
    • 1
  1. 1.McGill University Gerald Bronfman CentreMontrealCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-15777-1
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-15776-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-15777-1
  • About this book
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals