zen therapy

zen therapy

Fringe medicine
A type of therapy that encourages self-understanding through prolonged meditation. It is believed by some to be ineffective, and possibly harmful to those who have a history of psychological vulnerability, alienation, emotional lability and mental disorders.
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Zen therapy

Fringe psychology A therapy that encourages self understanding through prolonged meditation. See Meditation, Zen garden therapy.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Western Lights has already received several 5 star reviews from prominent Buddhist authors including Eric Swanson co-author of the New York Times bestseller, The Joy of Living and David Brazier, author of several books including Zen Therapy: Transcending the Sorrows of the Human Mind.