The role of mindfulness in a contextual cognitive-behavioral analysis of chronic pain-related suffering and disability

  title={The role of mindfulness in a contextual cognitive-behavioral analysis of chronic pain-related suffering and disability},
  author={Lance M McCracken and J. Gauntlett-Gilbert and Kevin E. Vowles},
  • Lance M McCracken, J. Gauntlett-Gilbert, Kevin E. Vowles
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Pain
  • Abstract An increasing number of studies consider the specific processes by which distressing sensations, thoughts, and emotional experiences exert their influence on the daily functioning of those who suffer with chronic pain. Clinical methods of mindfulness and the processes that underlie them appear to have clear implications in this area, but have not been systematically investigated to this point in time. The purpose of the present study was to examine mindfulness in relation to the pain… CONTINUE READING
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