A randomized, controlled trial of mindfulness‐based art therapy (MBAT) for women with cancer

@article{Monti2006ARC,
  title={A randomized, controlled trial of mindfulness‐based art therapy (MBAT) for women with cancer},
  author={Daniel Monti and Caroline D Peterson and Elisabeth Kunkel and Walter W. Hauck and Edward C. Pequignot and Lora Rhodes and George C. Brainard},
  journal={Psycho‐Oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={15}
}
The purpose of this study was to gather data on the efficacy of a newly developed psychosocial group intervention for cancer patients, called mindfulness-based art therapy (MBAT). [...] Key Method One hundred and eleven women with a variety of cancer diagnoses were paired by age and randomized to either an eight-week MBAT intervention group or a wait-list control group. Ninety-three participants (84%) completed both the pre- and post-study measurements. As compared to the control group, the MBAT group…Expand

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