Expanding the reach of mindfulness throughout the world by providing an educational framework and a comprehensive approach for both mindfulness students and teachers.
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to Help You Live a Happier,
Healthier, More Purpose-
Our system is used by leading institutions like Harvard and Carnegie Mellon for their research on meditation.
Just 10 minutes a day is all you need to start enjoying all the wonderful things that a daily meditation practice will bring into your life.
Google, Apple, AOL, Aetna, Disney, Keurig Green Mountain and thousands of other companies have established mindfulness practices for their employees.
More than 30 million Americans meditate. Ready to join us? There’s a fun and easy way to get a rock-solid daily practice in the next 30 days. Unified Mindfulness can show you how.
Who Designed Unified Mindfulness?
UnifiedMindfulness.com is the official teacher training platform for Shinzen and the Unified Mindfulness System.
Created over 50 years of research and testing by Shinzen Young, Unified Mindfulness is a system of meditation that’s easily researchable by science, with clear terminology and rigorous precision around concepts and procedures.* Read more in our Resources Section here…
The Unified Mindfulness system is a comprehensive, robust and refined support structure that any individual at any stage of meditation practice can rely on to go deeper in their insight and their ability to share it with others. It is also a secular form of meditation, which means it’s not religious in any way so anyone, of any faith, can do it. Read more about Shinzen here…
Built with Science
Engineered For Everyone
The ability to focus on what we choose at any given time.
The ability to track and explore our senses in real time.
The ability to allow our sensory experience to come and go, without push and pull.
Unified Mindfulness vs. Transcendental Meditation (TM)
Since Transcendental Meditation is a popular style with some notable celebrity followers, like David Lynch, people often want to understand the difference between Ultra Mindfulness and TM. First I’ll tell you that there is no “right way” to practice meditation, other than the way that works for you…Read More
What Is the Mental Screen?
The Mental Screen is the place where you detect images in your mind. It’s located directly in front of or behind your closed eyes. You may not have considered that there is a home base for all the image activity that happens in your mind but it’s pretty natural and easy to detect.Read More
How to Find a Comfortable Meditation Posture
As crazy as it sounds, one of the most important aspects in developing a successful meditation practice is learning how to sit! Choosing a comfortable position is a crucial component in attaining a truly peaceful state.Read More
Mindfulness Meditation for the Monkey Mind: Noting and Labeling
Among the greatest challenges of mindfulness meditation or any meditation training is getting lost in thought. Some call it monkey mind, or chatter. But rather than trying to get thinking to go away, we use it as part of our practice, to develop our skills. So you don’t have to worry if you’ve got a distracted mind…Read More
is the length of time it takes to start a sustainable & life-changing meditation practice. Why not make today YOUR day?
Unifying contemplative traditions within one
scientifically based and highly flexible system.