Children's Research Institute, Milwaukee, researcher Keri Hainsworth, PhD, is studying yoga as a possible treatment for kids with headache pain. Although studies have been done on adults, this is one of the first to look at yoga and kids. She is following patients through an eight-week study to see if practicing yoga can help reduce stress and lessen the severity and frequency of headaches in kids.
A Mindful Minute: 3 Fun Mindfulness Exercises For Kids (Illustrated) Remember, mindfulness takes training. The goal is to train your mind to observe your thoughts and feelings without judgement or criticism. In this, you can cut out habitual, negative thought patterns and prevent downward spirals of negativity. You further carve a path to access expansive inner resources of peace, contentment, meaning, and well-being.