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    • Hair cortisol as a biomarker of stress in mindfulness training for smokers. 

      Goldberg, SB; Manley, AR; Smith, SS; Greeson, JM; Russell, E; Van Uum, S; Koren, G; ... (8 authors) (J Altern Complement Med, 2014-08)
      OBJECTIVES: Stress is a well-known predictor of smoking relapse, and cortisol is a primary biomarker of stress. The current pilot study examined changes in levels of cortisol in hair within the context of two time-intensity ...
    • Pilot randomized trial on mindfulness training for smokers in young adult binge drinkers. 

      Davis, JM; Mills, DM; Stankevitz, KA; Manley, AR; Majeskie, MR; Smith, SS (BMC Complement Altern Med, 2013-09-03)
      BACKGROUND: We report results of a pilot study designed to test a novel smoking cessation intervention, Mindfulness Training for Smokers (MTS), in smokers age 18-29 years with regular episodes of binge drinking. Mindfulness ...
    • Randomized trial comparing mindfulness training for smokers to a matched control. 

      Davis, JM; Manley, AR; Goldberg, SB; Smith, SS; Jorenby, DE (J Subst Abuse Treat, 2014-09)
      Smoking continues to take an enormous toll on society, and although most smokers would like to quit, most are unsuccessful using existing therapies. These findings call on researchers to develop and test therapies that provide ...
    • Randomized trial on mindfulness training for smokers targeted to a disadvantaged population. 

      Davis, JM; Goldberg, SB; Anderson, MC; Manley, AR; Smith, SS; Baker, TB (Subst Use Misuse, 2014-04)
      We report the results of a randomized trial comparing a novel smoking cessation treatment Mindfulness Training for Smokers (MTS) to a usual care therapy (Controls), which included the availability of a tobacco quit line ...