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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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Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE Although mindfulness-based therapy has become a popular treatment, little is known about its efficacy. Therefore, our… 
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Self-determination theory (SDT) is an empirically based theory of human motivation, development, and wellness. The theory focuses… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The authors examine the facet structure of mindfulness using five recently developed mindfulness questionnaires. Two large… 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Recently, the psychological construct mindfulness has received a great deal of attention. The majority of research has focused on… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
  • K. Brown, R. Ryan
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 17606780
Mindfulness is an attribute of consciousness long believed to promote well-being. This research provides a theoretical and… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This article defines and examines the construct of self-compassion. Self-compassion entails three main components: (a) self… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Objective: The underlying changes in biological processes that are associated with reported changes in mental and physical health… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study evaluated mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), a group intervention designed to train recovered recurrently… 
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The practice of mindfulness meditation was used in a 10-week Stress Reduction and Relaxation Program to train chronic pain…