Elizabeth Cush, LCPC on Mindful Meditation

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Mindful Meditation Made Easy

You’ve probably heard about mindful meditation — and the positive impact it can have on your physical and mental health. Elizabeth Cush, creator and host of Woman Worriers, takes the mystery out of mindfulness and offers an easy “how-to” on mindful meditation.

A meditation can be as short as one minute.
— Elizabeth Cush, LCPC

Show Notes:

You’ve heard that mindful meditation could help you manage your anxiety and stress. It could have a lot of other benefits, too. So what’s keeping you from trying it? Maybe you think it’s difficult to do. Maybe you don’t think you could sit still “that long.” In this episode of the Woman Worriers podcast, host Elizabeth Cush, LCPC, a licensed professional therapist and founder of Progression Counseling in Annapolis, Md., takes the mystery out of mindful meditation. She explains what it is and how to get started and offers a brief guided meditation so you can experience mindfulness for yourself.

Listen and learn:

  • A simple definition of mindful meditation

  • Different “anchors” you can use to focus your attention

  • How eating can be a form of mindful meditation

  • Advantages of using the breath as your anchor

  • Why you can’t expect to clear your mind

  • What you’re doing for your brain when you meditate

  • How to make time to meditate

Learn More

> Request a free guide to starting a meditation practice.

> Guided meditations from Progression Counseling

> Progression Counseling


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