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Using Mindfulness for Increasing Provider Capacity to Support Inner City Survivors of Violence [English and Spanish versions]
Psychiatry Information in Brief
  • Julianna Andrews, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Stephanie W. Hartwell, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Carl E. Fulwiler, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Jeroan J. Allison, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Publication Date
7-2015
Document Type
Psychiatry Issue Brief
Abstract
A Spanish translation of this publication is available to download under "Additional Files" below. Mindfulness is recognized as an evidence-based practice that can improve a person’s physical and emotional health and well-being. This research project examined the cultural relevance and potential acceptability of mindfulness practices by front-line providers working with a low-income community of color affected by gun homicide.
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0
Keywords
  • Mindfulness,
  • meditation,
  • violence,
  • survivors of violence,
  • service providers,
  • Spanish
Citation Information
Julianna Andrews, Stephanie W. Hartwell, Carl E. Fulwiler and Jeroan J. Allison. "Using Mindfulness for Increasing Provider Capacity to Support Inner City Survivors of Violence [English and Spanish versions]" (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/carl_fulwiler/39/