Clinical Trial

Neural Mechanisms of Mindfulness

Study Description

Neural Mechanisms of Mindfulness

This project focuses on understanding the cognitive and neural mechanisms by which mindfulness training (MT) results in positive behavioral change and enhanced psychological well-being. Participants will complete two sets of cognitive tasks during functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and either be assigned to an MT intervention between scan sets or after scan sets.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program

8 week, 10-session course of mindfulness training

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Neural Mechanisms of Mindfulness: a Discordant Twin Design

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03466164

ParticipAid ID

pen2Pe