Break Through Pain

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Sounds True, 2004 - 108 pages

Note: This book includes a spoken-word audio CD, which is not available with the digital ebook edition.

The newest treatment for pain is one of the oldest, most effective strategies for pain-free living: meditation. With Break Through Pain, meditation expert Shinzen Young teaches you how to retrain your relationship to pain through traditional meditation practices. Drawing from 30 years of results in the field, this widely respected teacher offers the essential techniques that have proven successful at pain management centers around the country.

Break Through Pain adapts the core principles of mindfulness training to a practical process that can treat even extreme, chronic pain effectively, possibly reducing the need for drugs or surgery. You will learn that, by observing and opening to pain, you can stop resisting it and step outside physical suffering. Step-by-step techniques taught in plain language show how to overcome internal resistance the key to transforming physical pain into a flow of pure energy. With regular practice, you can tap into your mind's own power to overcome physical pain.

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After reading this book, you will want to own several copies to lend or give to your friends. Shinzen Young writes about his personal experience with chronic pain and provides guidance on how to ... Read full review

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Young is a meditation teacher and professor.

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