Neural Correlates of Dispositional Mindfulness During Affect Labeling

  title={Neural Correlates of Dispositional Mindfulness During Affect Labeling},
  author={J. D. Creswell and B. Way and N. Eisenberger and M. Lieberman},
  journal={Psychosomatic Medicine},
  • J. D. Creswell, B. Way, +1 author M. Lieberman
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Objective: Mindfulness is a process whereby one is aware and receptive to present moment experiences. Although mindfulness-enhancing interventions reduce pathological mental and physical health symptoms across a wide variety of conditions and diseases, the mechanisms underlying these effects remain unknown. Converging evidence from the mindfulness and neuroscience literature suggests that labeling affect may be one mechanism for these effects. Methods: Participants (n = 27) indicated trait… CONTINUE READING

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