The Zen Studies Podcast

Episodes on Listener’s Questions

62 – Listener’s Questions: Practicing with Mental Illness

I share and answer three questions from listeners about practicing with mental illness. I talk about when still, silent meditation might be unhelpful and propose alternative practices, and the Buddhist take on medication for mental illness. I also give an example of how to approach a particular condition as practice, even while you receive treatment for it from mental health professionals.

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