Skip to main content
main-content
Top

Tip

Swipe om te navigeren naar een ander artikel

05-07-2018 | ORIGINAL PAPER | Uitgave 2/2019

Mindfulness 2/2019

Mindfulness-Based Interventions for Psoriasis: a Randomized Controlled Trial

Tijdschrift:
Mindfulness > Uitgave 2/2019
Auteurs:
Paul D’Alton, Louise Kinsella, Orla Walsh, Cheryl Sweeney, Irene Timoney, Maeve Lynch, Martin O’Connor, Brian Kirby
Belangrijke opmerkingen

Electronic supplementary material

The online version of this article (https://​doi.​org/​10.​1007/​s12671-018-0973-5) contains supplementary material, which is available to authorized users.

Abstract

Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease that has a profound psychological impact. Despite the pertinence of mental health difficulties to psoriasis, the literature is devoid of empirical support for the long-term beneficial effects of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs). This study aimed to determine the comparative efficacy of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), mindfulness-based self-compassion therapy (MBSCT), and self-help MBSCT (MBSCT-SH) relative to treatment-as-usual (TAU) in improving the long-term psychological and physical outcomes of individuals with psoriasis. Ninety-four adults with mild to moderate psoriasis were randomly assigned to TAU (n = 22) or TAU combined with MBCT (n = 25), MBSCT (n = 25), or MBSCT-SH (n = 22). Participants completed assessments of psychological well-being, psoriasis symptom burden, and quality of life at pre- and post-treatment as well as 6- and 12-month follow-up. Although participants reported that the MBIs were beneficial, no statistically significant differences were found on psychological well-being, psoriasis symptom burden, or quality of life relative to TAU alone at post-treatment, 6- or 12-month follow-up. The development of our understanding of differences in the effects of MBIs for disparate disease groups is instrumental to realizing the therapeutic potential of MBIs.

Log in om toegang te krijgen

Met onderstaand(e) abonnement(en) heeft u direct toegang:

BSL Psychologie Totaal

Met BSL Psychologie Totaal blijft u als professional steeds op de hoogte van de nieuwste ontwikkelingen binnen uw vak. Met het online abonnement heeft u toegang tot een groot aantal boeken, protocollen, vaktijdschriften en e-learnings op het gebied van psychologie en psychiatrie. Zo kunt u op uw gemak en wanneer het u het beste uitkomt verdiepen in uw vakgebied.

Extra materiaal
ESM 1 (DOCX 33.1 kb)
12671_2018_973_MOESM1_ESM.docx
Literatuur
Over dit artikel

Andere artikelen Uitgave 2/2019

Mindfulness 2/2019 Naar de uitgave

ORTHOGONAL ROTATION IN CONSCIOUSNESS

“I Can’t Hear Myself Think!”