The validation of an active control intervention for Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR).

@article{Maccoon2012TheVO,
  title={The validation of an active control intervention for Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR).},
  author={Donal G Maccoon and Zac E. Imel and Melissa A. Rosenkranz and Jenna G Sheftel and Helen Y. Weng and Jude C Sullivan and Katherine A Bonus and Catherine M. Stoney and Tim V. Salomons and Richard J. Davidson and Antoine Lutz},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={3-12}
}
Most of the extant literature investigating the health effects of mindfulness interventions relies on wait-list control comparisons. The current article specifies and validates an active control condition, the Health Enhancement Program (HEP), thus providing the foundation necessary for rigorous investigations of the relative efficacy of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and for testing mindfulness as an active ingredient. 63 participants were randomized to either MBSR (n = 31) or HEP… CONTINUE READING
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Health-enhancement program (HEP) guidelines. Retrieved from Permanent URL: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/28198

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