Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

Mindfulness meditation training for adults with ADHD: A grant proposal
by Bersing-Steiner, Tammy, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2016, 60; 10024092
Abstract (Summary)

The purpose of this thesis project was to write a grant proposal to secure funding for a mindfulness meditation training program for adults diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) at Venice Family Clinic in Venice, California. A literature review was conducted to examine topics related to ADHD including the unique and challenging experiences of adults with ADHD. The purpose of the proposed program was to increase knowledge in participants about ADHD, improve their mindfulness skills, reduce their ADHD symptoms, and improve their perceived well-being. The Ralphs M. Parsons Foundation was chosen for the proposed grant funding. The actual submission or funding or this grant proposal was not a requirement for the successful completion of the project.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Campbell, Venetta
Commitee: Lam, Brian, Santhiveeran, Janaki
School: California State University, Long Beach
Department: Social Work, School of
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 55/03M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Mental health, Social work
Keywords: Adult, Attentiondeficit/hyperactivity disorder, Mindfulness, Self-regulation, Symptoms
Publication Number: 10024092
ISBN: 978-1-339-51677-6
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