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ERIC Number: EJ1011486
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Jan
Pages: 9
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 53
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
Mindfulness-Based Interventions in Counseling
Brown, Amanda P.; Marquis, Andre; Guiffrida, Douglas A.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v91 n1 p96-104 Jan 2013
Mindfulness is a relatively new construct in counseling that is rapidly gaining interest as it is applied to people struggling with a myriad of problems. Research has consistently demonstrated that counseling interventions using mindfulness improve well-being and reduce psychopathology. This article provides a detailed definition of mindfulness, including a discussion of the mechanisms underlying mindfulness practice; explores the implementation of mindfulness as a counseling intervention; and examines literature supporting its effectiveness.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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