Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Coping through mindfulness and spirituality: A grant proposal project
by Vera, Cathy, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2016, 52; 1605179
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this project was to locate a potential funding source and write a grant proposal to fund a mindfulness-based therapy program, entitled Coping through Mindfulness and Spirituality, for adults experiencing depression at Alma Family Services in Los Angeles County, California. A literature review was conducted to examine topics related to mindfulness and spirituality and their usefulness in coping with symptoms of depression. The purpose of the proposed program was to decrease depressive symptoms using Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT). The grant was written to the Weingart Foundation. The actual submission or funding for this grant proposal was not a requirement for the successful completion of the project.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Green, Yolanda
Commitee: Chambers, Ruth, Washington, Thomas A.
School: California State University, Long Beach
Department: Social Work
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 55/02M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Source Type: DISSERTATION
Subjects: Mental health, Social work, Spirituality
Keywords: Cogntivie behavior therapy, Coping, Depression, Mindfulness, Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, Spirituality
Publication Number: 1605179
ISBN: 9781339311937
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