Document Type

Psychiatry Issue Brief

Publication Date



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.

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.

Subject Area

Mindfulness, Violence


Mindfulness, meditation, violence, survivors of violence, service providers, Spanish



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