Publications

Van Dam, N. T., Mole, T. B., Davis, J. H., Britton, W. B. and Brewer, J. A. “Development and Validation of the Behavioral Tendencies Questionnaire.” (under review).

Garrison, K. M. and Brewer, J. A. “Quieting the mind: meditation leads to decreased activation in self-referential nodes of the default mode network beyond general task-based deactivation.” (under review).

Garrison, K. M., Scheinost, D., Constable, R. T., Brewer, J. A. “Neural activity and functional connectivity of loving kindness meditation.” (in press). Brain and Behavior. PMC: open access journal

Brewer, J. A. Garrison, K. M., and Whitfield-Gabrieli, S. (2013) “What about the “self” is processed in the posterior cingulate cortex?Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7: 647. PMC: open access journal

Garrison, K. M., Scheinost, D., Worhunsky, P. D., Elwafi, H. M., Thornhill IV, T. A., Thompson, E., Saron, C., Desbordes, G., Kober, H., Hampson, M., Gray, J. R., Constable, R. T., Papademetris, X., J. A. Brewer. (2013) “Real-time fMRI links subjective experience with brain activity during focused attention” NeuroImage 81:110-118.

Garrison, K. M., Santoyo, J. F., Davis, J. H., Thornhill IV, T. A., Thompson, Kerr, C. E., Brewer, J. A. (2013) “Effortless awareness: using real-time neurofeedback to probe correlates of posterior cingulate cortex activity in meditators’ self-report.” Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 7: 440.

Elwafi, H. M., Witkiewitz, K., Mallik, S., Thornhill, T. A., Brewer, J. A., (2013) “Mechanisms of mindfulness training in smoking cessation: moderation of the relationship between craving and cigarette use.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence 130(1-3): 222-29.

Brewer, J. A. and Garrison, K. M. (2013) “The posterior cingulate cortex as a plausible mechanistic target of meditation: Findings from neuroimaging.” Annals of NYAS (in press).

Brewer, J. A., Davis, J. H., Goldstein, J. (2013) “Why is it so hard to pay attention, or is it? Mindfulness, the factors of awakening and reward-based learning.” Mindfulness 4: 75-80.

Brewer, J. A., Elwafi, H. M., Davis, J. H. (2012) “Craving to Quit: psychological models and neurobiological mechanisms of mindfulness training as treatment for addictions.” Psychology of Addictive Behaviors 27(2): 366-79.

Libby, D. J., Worhunsky, P. D., Pilver, C. E., J. A. Brewer. (2012) “Meditation-induced changes in high-frequency heart rate variability predict smoking outcomes.” Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6:54.

Brewer, J. A., P. D. Worhunsky, J. R. Gray, YY Tang, J. Weber, H. Kober. (2011) “Meditation training is associated with differences in default mode network activity and connectivity.” PNAS 108(50): 20254-9.

Brewer, J. A., S. Mallik, T. A. Babuscio, C. Nich, H. E. Johnson, C. M. Deleone, C. A. Minnix-Cotton, S. Byrne, H. Kober, A. Weinstein, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville. (2011) “Mindfulness Training for smoking cessation: results from a randomized controlled trial.” Drug and Alcohol Dependence 119: 72-80.

Brewer, J. A., S. Bowen, J. T. Smith, G. A. Marlatt, M. N. Potenza, (2010) “Applying Mindfulness-Based Treatments to Co-Occurring Disorders: What Can We Learn From the Brain?” Addiction 105: 1698-1706.

Brewer, J. A., R. Sinha, J. A. Chen, R. N. Michalsen, T. A. Babuscio, C. Nich, A. Grier, K. L. Bergquist, D. L. Reis, M. N. Potenza, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville (2009), “Mindfulness Training and Stress Reactivity in Substance Abuse: Results from A Randomized, Controlled Stage I Pilot Study.” Substance Abuse 30 (4): 306-17.

Brewer, J. A., P. D. Worhunsky, K. M. Carroll, B. J. Rounsaville, M. N. Potenza (2008) “Pre-Treatment Brain Activation During Stroop Task is Associated with Treatment Outcomes in Cocaine Dependent Patients.” Biological Psychiatry 64(11): 998-1004.

Davidson, R.J., Kabat-Zinn, J., Schumacher, J. et al. Alterations in brain and immune function produced by mindfulness meditation. Manuscript submitted.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Mindfulness: The Heart of Rehabilitation. Forward toComplementary and Alternative Medicine in Rehabilitation, E. Leskowitz (Ed.) Churchill Livingstone, (in press, 2002).

Kabat-Zinn, J. Forward to: Segal, ZV, Williams, JMG, and Teasdale, JD. Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: A New Approach to Preventing Relapse, Guilford, NY, 2002.

Relman, A, Kabat-Zinn, J., Hosmer, D. and Riley, D. Parsing the data: An examination of a study on meditation and the treatment of psoriasis. Advances in Mind-Body Medicine (2001) 17:66-77.

Saxe, G., Hebert, J., Carmody, J., Kabat-Zinn, J., Rosenzweig, P., Jarzobski, D., Reed, G., and Blute, R.  Can Diet, in conjunction with Stress Reduction, Affect the Rate of Increase in Prostate-specific Antigen After Biochemical Recurrence of Prostate Cancer?  J. of Urology, In Press, 2001.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Participatory Medicine. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (2000) 14:239-240

Kabat-Zinn, J. Indra's net at work: The mainstreaming of dharma practice in society. In The Psychology of Awakening, Watson G, Batchelor S, and Claxton G (eds), Random House/Rider, London, UK, 1999, pp. 225-249.

Salmon, P., Santorelli, S.F., and Kabat-Zinn, J. Intervention elements promoting high adherence to mindfulness-based stress reduction programs in the clinical behavioral medicine setting. InHandbook of Health Behavior Change, 2nd edition. Sally A. Shumaker, Eleanor B. Schron, Judith K. Ockene, Wendy L. McBee (eds), Springer, 1998, pp 239-266

Kabat-Zinn, J., Massion, A.O., Hebert, J.R., Rosenbaum, E. Meditation. In Textbook of Psycho-oncology, Jimmie Holland, M.D.(ed). Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1998, pp. 767-779.

Kabat-Zinn, J., Wheeler, E., Light, T., Skillings, A., Scharf, M.S., Cropley, T. G., Hosmer, D., and  Bernhard, J. Influence of a mindfulness-based stress reduction intervention on rates of skin clearing in patients with moderate to severe psoriasis undergoing phototherapy (UVB) and photochemotherapy (PUVA) Psychosomat Med (1998) 60: 625-632.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Chapman, A, and Salmon, P. The relationship of cognitive and somatic components of anxiety to patient preference for alternative relaxation techniques. Mind/ Body Medicine (1997) 2:101-109.

Santorelli, S.F. Mindfulness and mastery in the workplace: 21 Ways to reduce stress during the workday. In, Engaged Buddhist Reader, A. Kotler (ed), Parallax Press, Berkeley, 1996, pp. 40-45

Kabat-Zinn, J. Catalyzing movement toward a more contemplative/sacred-appreciating/      non-dualistic society. Project on the Contemplative Mind in Society Monograph, Williamsburg, MA, 1996.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Mindfulness Meditation. What It Is, What It Isn't, and Its Role in Health Care and Medicine, in Haruki, Y. and Suzuki, M. (eds) Comparative and Psychological Study on Meditation. Eburon, Delft, Netherlands, 1996, pp. 161-170

Massion, A.O., Teas, J., Hebert, J.R., Wertheimer, M.D., and Kabat-Zinn, J. Meditation, melatonin, and breast/prostate cancer: Hypothesis and preliminary data. Medical Hypotheses(1995) 44:39-46.

Miller, J., Fletcher, K. and Kabat-Zinn, J. Three-year follow-up and clinical implications of a mindfulness-based stress reduction intervention in the treatment of anxiety disorders. Gen. Hosp. Psychiatry (1995) 17:192-200.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Forward to Choices in Healing, Michael Lerner, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 1994, pp.xi-xvii.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Meditation. In Moyers, B.  Healing and the Mind, Doubleday, NY, 1993, pp. 115-143

Kabat-Zinn, J. Mindfulness Meditation: Health Benefits of an Ancient Buddhist Practice. In Goleman, D. and Gurin, J. (eds)Mind/Body Medicine, Consumer Reports Books, Yonkers, NY, 1993.

Kabat-Zinn, J. Psychosocial Factors in Coronary Heart Disease: Their Importance and Management. In Ockene, IS and Ockene J (Eds) Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease, Little Brown, Boston, 1993, pp. 299-333.

Kabat-Zinn, J., Massion, A.O., Kristeller, J., Peterson, L.G., Fletcher, K., Pbert, L., Linderking, W., Santorelli, S.F.  Effectiveness of a meditation-based stress reduction program in the treatment of anxiety disorders. Am. J Psychiatry (1992) 149:936-943.

Santorelli, S.F. A qualitative case analysis of mindfulness meditation training in an outpatient stress reduction clinic, and its implications for self-knowledge. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Massachusetts School of Education. University Microfilms International, Kalamazoo, MI (1992)

Ockene, J.K., Ockene, I.S., Kabat-Zinn, J., Greene, H.L., and Frid, D. Teaching risk-factor counseling skills to medical students, house staff, and fellows. Am. J. Prevent. Med. (1990) 6 (#2): 35-42.

Bernhard, J., Kristeller, J. and Kabat-Zinn, J.  Effectiveness of relaxation and visualization techniques as a adjunct to phototherapy and photochemotherapy of psoriasis. J. Am. Acad. Dermatol. (1988) 19:572-73.

Ockene, J., Sorensen, G., Kabat-Zinn, J., Ockene, I.S., and Donnelly, G.  Benefits and costs of lifestyle change to reduce risk of chronic disease.  Preventive Medicine, (1988) 17:224-234.

Kabat-Zinn, J. and Chapman-Waldrop, A.  Compliance with an outpatient stress reduction program: rates and predictors of completion.   J.Behav. Med. (1988) 11:333-352.

Kabat-Zinn, J., Lipworth, L., Burney, R. and Sellers, W. Four year follow-up of a meditation-based program for the self-regulation of chronic pain:  Treatment outcomes and compliance. Clin.J.Pain (1986) 2:159-173.

Kabat-Zinn, J., Lipworth, L. and Burney, R. The clinical use of mindfulness meditation for the self-regulation of chronic pain. J. Behav. Med. (1985) 8:163-190.

Kabat-Zinn, J.  An out-patient program in Behavioral Medicine for chronic pain patients based on the practice of mindfulness meditation:  Theoretical considerations and preliminary results. Gen. Hosp. Psychiatry (1982) 4:33-47.