https://meditation-research.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/logo.svg 0 0 Dr Peter Malinowski https://meditation-research.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/logo.svg Dr Peter Malinowski2021-08-08 11:09:372021-08-08 11:13:04Are online mindfulness courses effective?
Do online mindfulness-based interventions work? The most recent meta-analysis aggregates evidence from 97 randomised controlled trials. It concludes that mindfulness interventions can make a positive difference: Online programmes can be beneficial for improving mental health outcomes, yielding small to moderate effect sizes for symptoms of depression and anxiety, for stress, for wellbeing, and for mindfulness. […]
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Mechanisms of mindfulness meditation: The Intention – Attention – Attitude model A good understanding how mindfulness meditation unfolds its beneficial effects is pivotal, whether scientist or mindfulness practitioner. Here, models of the mindfulness mechanisms are a true blessing. Such models direct scientists when specifying their hypotheses and when designing their studies. In turn, the results […]
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What is mindfulness meditation and how did it come about? The history of mindfulness-based stress reduction Mindfulness meditation entered public awareness through the pioneering work of Jon Kabat-Zinn (2007). In the late 1970s, he extracted a few basic meditation practices from their Buddhist framework to introduce them as universally applicable – non-spiritual – exercises. His […]
https://meditation-research.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/orange-blue.jpg 446 1160 Dr Kat Schneider https://meditation-research.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/logo.svg Dr Kat Schneider2020-03-29 12:42:332020-04-21 19:04:09Mindfulness-based interventions for the treatment of eating disorders
Mindfulness-based approaches came to prominence because of holding promise for a variety of mental and physical health conditions, such as chronic pain, stress, recurrent depression, anxiety disorders etc. More recently, mindfulness also started to be used for treating eating disorders. There are several reasons why mindfulness may be beneficial for the treatment and management of […]
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Several reviews have attempted to assess the overall effectiveness of existing mindful eating programmes for a wide range of eating-related health outcomes. Some key reviews are listed below. Mindfulness for binge eating Godfrey, K. M., Gallo, L. C., & Afari, N. (2015). Mindfulness-based interventions for binge eating: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Behavioral […]
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Problematic food and eating behaviours, for example binge eating or emotional eating, have been linked to the increasing rates of overweight and obesity worldwide. It is widely known that many of existing weight loss interventions may reduce weight in the short term but tend not to have successful long-term outcomes. Individuals with obesity who lose […]
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Mindfulness-based approaches have been applied to a wide range of health behaviours, such as physical activity, smoking, sleep, and eating. The idea is that developing core components of mindfulness, such as the ability to act with awareness and to approach experiences with a non-judging and non-reactive attitude allows people to improve their healthy behaviours and […]
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