Mental concentration

Known as: Concentration, Attention Concentration, concentration (mental) 
The act or process of concentrating, focusing the attention and mental energy on a single object to the exclusion of others.
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2018
Review
2018
This study investigates the relationship between mindfulness, meditation, cognition and stress in people with Alzheimer's disease… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Work in the development and evaluation of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) for cancer care has been underway for the last… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Relationships were investigated between home practice of mindfulness meditation exercises and levels of mindfulness, medical and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A self-report inventory for the assessment of mindfulness skills was developed, and its psychometric characteristics and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Recovered recurrently depressed patients were randomized to treatment as usual (TAU) or TAU plus mindfulness-based cognitive… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
This article defines and examines the construct of self-compassion. Self-compassion entails three main components: (a) self… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mindfulness is an attribute of consciousness long believed to promote well-being. This research provides a theoretical and… (More)
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1995
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1995
There is encouraging evidence that structured psychological treatments for depression, in particular cognitive therapy, can… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Ninety chronic pain patients were trained in mindfulness meditation in a 10-week Stress Reduction and Relaxation Program… (More)
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