Mindfulness-Based Interventions: An Antidote to Suffering in the Context of Substance Use, Misuse, and Addiction

@article{Black2014MindfulnessBasedIA,
  title={Mindfulness-Based Interventions: An Antidote to Suffering in the Context of Substance Use, Misuse, and Addiction},
  author={David S Black},
  journal={Substance Use \& Misuse},
  year={2014},
  volume={49},
  pages={487 - 491}
}
  • D. Black
  • Published 11 March 2014
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Substance Use & Misuse
The cultivation of mindfulness as an approach to human perception through the practice of meditation has become an increasingly popular treatment for medical and psychological symptoms and as a topic of scientific investigation. Substance user programs are also increasingly embracing this treatment strategy as either a stand-alone therapeutic modality or a complement to ongoing treatment. In this article, I supply an introduction to the special theme issue concerning mindfulness and substance… Expand

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