Finding Some Calm In The Storm

Making positive lifestyle changes requires courage, honesty, reflection, and the not-so-simple ability to be aware of the choices you make every hour of every day.

This Mindset Toolkit supports the information and guidance you receive in the Mindset Module of the Anticancer Lifestyle Program. The resources on this page will help you make lasting lifestyle changes that will decrease inflammation and enhance your immune system’s ability to fight disease.

Tip Sheets

The 5 Mindset Keys

Buddhist teachings offer a vivid image of the way most of our brains work.  Our common tendency to feel unsettled, distracted, restless, or confused is labeled “Monkey Mind”.


Coping with Challenging Situations

A Process for Coping with Challenging Situations in 9 Steps (adapted from the book Full Catastrophe Living, by Jon Kabat-Zinn) Recognize that there are two separate parts to a challenging situation: f…


Gratitude Practice Worksheet

Writing down the things you’re grateful for is a great tool to help you begin to change your mindset.


Mindfulness Worksheet

Take some time to reflect on what you have learned about Mindfulness. Instructions: Think about the many ways mindfulness can be a useful tool in improving your life.

Tip Sheets

Instructions on How to Meditate

Instructions on How to Meditate Reprinted from Waking Up, by Sam Harris Sit comfortably, with your spine erect, either in a chair or cross-legged on a cushion.

Articles & Research

Mindset Citations

Antonovsky, A. (1979). Health, stress, and coping. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. Bandura, A. (1993). Perceived Self-Efficacy in Cognitive Development and Functioning.

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