The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction therapy on mental health of adults with a chronic medical disease : A meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Bohlmeijera2010TheEO,
  title={The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction therapy on mental health of adults with a chronic medical disease : A meta-analysis},
  author={Ernst Bohlmeijera and Rilana Prengera and Erik Taala and Pim Cuijpersb},
  year={2010}
}
  • Ernst Bohlmeijera, Rilana Prengera, +1 author Pim Cuijpersb
  • Published 2010
Objectives: The objective of this study was to examine the effectiveness of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on depression, anxiety and psychological distress across populations with different chronic somatic diseases. Methods: A systematic review and meta-analysis were performed to examine the effects of MBSR on depression, anxiety, and psychological distress. The influence of quality of studies on the effects of MBSR was analyzed. Results: Eight published, randomized controlled… CONTINUE READING