The association between dispositional mindfulness, psychological well-being, and perceived health in a Swedish population-based sample.

@article{Brnstrm2011TheAB,
  title={The association between dispositional mindfulness, psychological well-being, and perceived health in a Swedish population-based sample.},
  author={R. Br{\"a}nstr{\"o}m and L. Duncan and J. Moskowitz},
  journal={British journal of health psychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={16 Pt 2},
  pages={
          300-16
        }
}
OBJECTIVES There is increasing recognition of the links between mindfulness, decreased stress, and healthier psychological functioning. However, the majority of this research has been conducted in US samples and the mechanisms through which mindfulness decreases stress and increases well-being are not well understood. The aim of this study was to examine the relations between mindfulness and psychological functioning in a general population sample in Sweden. DESIGN This cross-sectional study… Expand
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