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Meditation for Teens: How to Start Your Practice

  • There are several different meditation techniques that a person can practice. The important thing is to find a meditation technique that you are comfortable with and try to stick with that one. If you tend to bounce around from one meditation technique to the other you will not get the full benefits of meditation. morning prayer
      May 11, 2023 12:16 PM MDT
  • Meditation for teens to manage stress, improve focus, and promote overall well-being. Here are some tips on how to start your meditation practice:

    1. Find a quiet and comfortable space: Find a quiet place where you won't be disturbed, and where you can sit comfortably. You can use a cushion or a chair to sit on.

    2. Set a timer: Set a timer for a few minutes, to start with. Gradually, you can increase the duration of your meditation practice.

    3. Focus on your breath: Start by focusing on your breath. Take deep breaths in and out, and focus on the sensation of your breath moving in and out of your body.

    4. Notice your thoughts: As you meditate, you'll notice that your mind starts to wander. That's okay. Don't judge yourself for it. Simply notice your thoughts, and gently bring your focus back to your breath.

    5. Try guided meditations: Guided meditations can be a helpful way to get started with meditation. There are many apps and online resources that offer guided meditations for free.

    6. Make it a habit: Try to meditate at the same time every day, to establish a regular habit. It can be helpful to meditate in the morning, before you start your day, or in the evening, before you go to bed.

    Remember, meditation is a practice. It takes time and patience to develop a regular practice, so be kind to yourself and enjoy the process!

      April 29, 2023 2:55 AM MDT