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Mindfulness & Well-Being

This guide is dedicated to providing mindfulness and well-being resources for a variety of academic areas.


Chapman, Susan, G. (2012). The Five Keys to Mindful Communication Using Deep Listening and Mindful Speech to Strengthen Relationships, Heal Conflicts, and Accomplish Your Goals. Shambhala.

Hahn, Thich Nhat. (2013). The Art of Communicating. Harper Collins. 

Rosenberg, M. B. (2003). Nonviolent communication: a language of life. Encinitas: PuddleDancer Press.


Health Communication


Journal of Applied Communication Research

Communication Education

Journal of Business Communication  


Suggested Readings.

Fuller, R. P. (2016). The Big Breach: An Experiential Learning Exercise in Mindful Crisis Communication. Communication Teacher, 30(1), 27-32.

Omilion-Hodges, L. M., & Swords, N. M. (2016). Communication that heals: mindful communication practices from palliative care leaders. Health Communication, 31(3), 328-335. doi:10.1080/10410236.2014.953739

Beckman, H. B., Wendland, M., Mooney, C., Krasner, M. S., Quill, T. E., Suchman, A. L., & Epstein, R. M. (2012). The impact of a program in mindful communication on primary care physicians. Academic Medicine: Journal Of The Association Of American Medical Colleges, 87(6), 815-819. doi:10.1097/ACM.0b013e318253d3b2

Huston, D. C., Garland, E. L., & Farb, N. S. (2011). Mechanisms of Mindfulness in Communication Training. Journal Of Applied Communication Research, 39(4), 406-421.