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Mindfulness meditation in pediatric clinical practice

Publication year
2002
Author(s)
Ott, M. J.
Pages
487-90
Volume
28
Number
5

Complementary therapies are used in addition to conventional treatments; alternative therapies are generally used instead of conventional treatments. In the Five Domains of complementary and alternative therapies, patient education and cognitive-behavioral approaches are listed as mainstream interventions. Meditation is listed within the mind-body domain as a complementary intervention used to facilitate the mind’s ability to affect bodily functions and symptoms.

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