Mindfulness Meditation Training in Adults and Adolescents With ADHD

@article{Zylowska2008MindfulnessMT,
  title={Mindfulness Meditation Training in Adults and Adolescents With ADHD},
  author={Lidia Zylowska and Deborah L. Ackerman and May H. Yang and Julie L. Futrell and Nancy L Horton and T. Sigi Hale and Caroly S. Pataki and Susan Smalley},
  journal={Journal of Attention Disorders},
  year={2008},
  volume={11},
  pages={737 - 746}
}
Objective: ADHD is a childhood-onset psychiatric condition that often continues into adulthood. Stimulant medications are the mainstay of treatment; however, additional approaches are frequently desired. In recent years, mindfulness meditation has been proposed to improve attention, reduce stress, and improve mood. This study tests the feasibility of an 8-week mindfulness training program for adults and adolescents with ADHD. Method: Twenty-four adults and eight adolescents with ADHD enrolled… Expand

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