School-based mindfulness instruction for urban male youth: a small randomized controlled trial.

@article{Sibinga2013SchoolbasedMI,
  title={School-based mindfulness instruction for urban male youth: a small randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Erica M. S. Sibinga and Carisa K Perry-Parrish and Shang-en Chung and Sara B. Johnson and Michael Smith and Jonathan Mark Ellen},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={799-801}
}
OBJECTIVES Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) has been shown to improve mental health and reduce stress in a variety of adult populations. Here, we explore the effects of a school-based MBSR program for young urban males. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS In fall 2009, 7th and 8th graders at a small school for low-income urban boys were randomly assigned to 12-session programs of MBSR or health education (Healthy Topics-HT). Data were collected at baseline, post-program, and three-month follow… CONTINUE READING
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