The effects of mindfulness interventions on prenatal well-being: A systematic review

  title={The effects of mindfulness interventions on prenatal well-being: A systematic review},
  author={K. Matvienko-Sikar and L. Lee and G. Murphy and L. Murphy},
  journal={Psychology & Health},
  pages={1415 - 1434}
  • K. Matvienko-Sikar, L. Lee, +1 author L. Murphy
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychology & Health
  • Objective: Low well-being during pregnancy can have significant adverse outcomes for mother and child. The effects of mindfulness interventions on prenatal maternal well-being are increasingly examined but outcomes have yet to be systematically evaluated. The aims of the current paper are to systematically evaluate intervention effects and current research approaches with pregnant groups. Design: A systematic review of eight studies examining mindfulness intervention effects on prenatal well… CONTINUE READING
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