Mindfulness based approaches with obese clients: A structured literature review on the role of mindfulness, obesity and weight management
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Date of Graduation
Educational Specialist (EdS)
Department of Graduate Psychology
A. Renee Staton
Mindfulness has been used to improve physical and psychological health in a variety of treatment modalities across the globe. Specifically, the use of mindfulness and mindful-based interventions relevant to those living with obesity has increased dramatically over the past decade, and substantial research is now being conducted in this arena. This paper includes a review of the literature on mindfulness-based interventions and implications for therapeutic use for counselors working with this population.
Campbell, Cannie G., "Mindfulness based approaches with obese clients: A structured literature review on the role of mindfulness, obesity and weight management" (2020). Educational Specialist, 2020-current. 12.