Karen van der Ploeg

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
We developed a novel compassion-focused training (mindfulness-based compassionate living; MBCL) and examined its effects in a heterogeneous psychiatric outpatient population with regard to feasibility and changes in levels of depression, anxiety, mindfulness and compassion. The training consisted of nine weekly 2.5-h sessions. Thirty-three patients, who had(More)
BACKGROUND Depressive disorders often have a chronic course and the efficacy of evidence-based treatments may be overestimated. OBJECTIVE To examine the effectiveness of the Heart Rate Variability Stress Reduction Program (SRP) as a supplement to standard treatment in patients with depressive disorders. METHODS The SRP was individually administered in(More)
  • 1