AWAKENING JOY with James Baraz

This internationally recognized Internet learning course is designed to provide practical tools for clinicians who want to bring mindfulness into their clinical practice. It includes key tenets of positive psychology and takes a secular approach to age-old spiritual practice and wisdom. It provides themes and practices that incline the mind toward well-being and deeper insight.  It provides the clinician a multitude of modalities and methods to infuse their practices with mindfulness which has been shown by scientific research to lessen depression and anxiety, increase a sense of well-being and joy, and support people in living a healthier, more balanced life.


Educational goals and specific learning objectives are:

  • Develop a skill set to support clients in inclining their mind towards more well-being, happiness, and ease.

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of the 10 themes of Awakening Joy along with the accompanying practices that will support a client in developing a specific wholesome state.

  • Compile a set of tools that bring attention to and awareness of feelings of uplift that accompanies each wholesome state.

  • Create a plan to address potential impediments to a client’s ability to access wholesome states through the exploration of activities and practices that foster these desired states.

  • Design your client’s treatment plan to include appropriate mindfulness practices that increase their understanding of beneficial habits of mind.



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