Evaluation of Breathworks' Mindfulness for Stress 8-week course: Effects on depressive symptoms, psychiatric symptoms, affects, self-compassion, and mindfulness facets in Brazilian health professionals.

  title={Evaluation of Breathworks' Mindfulness for Stress 8-week course: Effects on depressive symptoms, psychiatric symptoms, affects, self-compassion, and mindfulness facets in Brazilian health professionals.},
  author={Leandro Timm Pizutti and Alicia Carissimi and Lucianne Jobim Valdivia and Carlos Augusto Vieira Ilgenfritz and Juliana Jury Freitas and Daniela Sopezki and Marcelo Marcos Piva Demarzo and Maria Paz Hidalgo},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  volume={75 6},
OBJECTIVES This study was aimed to evaluate the effects of the Breathworks' Mindfulness for Stress 8-week course on depressive and psychiatric symptoms, and on positive and negative affects, compared with active control and wait list. METHOD A total of 84 primary care health professionals enrolled in the study, in quasi-experimental research design. The scales Beck Depression Inventory, Self-Reporting Questionnaire, Positive and Negative Affect Schedule, Self-Compassion Scale, and Five Facets… 
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