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| Published: September 27, 2020

Meditation and yoga improving emotional regulation and decreases drug abuse for juvenile delinquency

K. Lova Kumari

Research Scholar (PhD), Department of Psychology, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, India. Google Scholar More about the auther

DIP: 18.01.198/20200803

DOI: 10.25215/0803.198


The centred clinical side effects of dependence incorporate an upgraded motivation for drug taking (desiring) for juvenile delinquency, impeded self-control (impulsivity and compulsivity), emotion deregulation (negative mind-set) and expanded stress reactivity. Manifestations identified with debilitated poise include decreased movement in anterior (front) cingulated cortex (ACC), nearby prefrontal cortex (PFC) and other cerebrum regions. Behaviour training, for example, meditation and yoga can build the function of control systems including those prompting enhanced emotion regulations and along these lines might be a promising methodology for the treatment of fixation.

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Published in   Volume 08, Issue 3, July-September, 2020