Kindness Matters: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mindful Self-Compassion Intervention Improves Depression, Distress, and HbA1c Among Patients With Diabetes.

@article{Friis2016KindnessMA,
  title={Kindness Matters: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mindful Self-Compassion Intervention Improves Depression, Distress, and HbA1c Among Patients With Diabetes.},
  author={Anna M. Friis and Malcolm H. Johnson and Richard G Cutfield and Nathan S Consedine},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2016},
  volume={39 11},
  pages={
          1963-1971
        }
}
  • Anna M. Friis, Malcolm H. Johnson, +1 author Nathan S Consedine
  • Published in Diabetes care 2016
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVE Mood difficulties are common among patients with diabetes and are linked to poor blood glucose control and increased complications. Evidence on psychological treatments that improve both mood and metabolic outcomes is limited. Greater self-compassion predicts better mental and physical health in both healthy and chronically ill populations. Thus, the purpose of this randomized controlled trial (RCT) was to evaluate the effects of self-compassion training on mood and metabolic outcomes… CONTINUE READING

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