Willoughby B Britton

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Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A randomized controlled pilot trial of classroom-based mindfulness meditation compared to an active control condition in sixth-grade children
    Willoughby B Britton
    Brown University Contemplative Studies Initiative, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, USA Electronic address
    J Sch Psychol 52:263-78. 2014
  2. pmc Mindfulness training alters emotional memory recall compared to active controls: support for an emotional information processing model of mindfulness
    Douglas Roberts-Wolfe
    Contemplative Studies Initiative, Brown University Providence, RI, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:15. 2012
  3. pmc Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy improves emotional reactivity to social stress: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown Street, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Ther 43:365-80. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Polysomnographic and subjective profiles of sleep continuity before and after mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in partially remitted depression
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown St, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:539-48. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The contribution of mindfulness practice to a multicomponent behavioral sleep intervention following substance abuse treatment in adolescents: a treatment-development study
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Subst Abus 31:86-97. 2010
  6. pmc Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy improves polysomnographic and subjective sleep profiles in antidepressant users with sleep complaints
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA willoughby_britton brown edu
    Psychother Psychosom 81:296-304. 2012
  7. pmc Awakening is not a metaphor: the effects of Buddhist meditation practices on basic wakefulness
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1307:64-81. 2014
  8. pmc Major depression duration reduces appetitive word use: an elaborated verbal recall of emotional photographs
    Maria R Capecelatro
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown St, Providence, RI, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:809-15. 2013
  9. pmc Effects of mindfulness training on body awareness to sexual stimuli: implications for female sexual dysfunction
    R Gina Silverstein
    Contemplative Studies Initiative, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:817-25. 2011
  10. pmc Motivational and mindfulness intervention for young adult female marijuana users
    Marcel A de Dios
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:56-64. 2012

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Publications11

  1. pmc A randomized controlled pilot trial of classroom-based mindfulness meditation compared to an active control condition in sixth-grade children
    Willoughby B Britton
    Brown University Contemplative Studies Initiative, USA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, USA Electronic address
    J Sch Psychol 52:263-78. 2014
    ..These results suggest that mindfulness training may yield both unique and non-specific benefits that are shared by other novel activities. ..
  2. pmc Mindfulness training alters emotional memory recall compared to active controls: support for an emotional information processing model of mindfulness
    Douglas Roberts-Wolfe
    Contemplative Studies Initiative, Brown University Providence, RI, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:15. 2012
    ..These data suggest that mindfulness training may improve well-being via changes in emotional information processing. Future research with a fully randomized design will be needed to clarify the possible influence of self-selection...
  3. pmc Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy improves emotional reactivity to social stress: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown Street, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Ther 43:365-80. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Polysomnographic and subjective profiles of sleep continuity before and after mindfulness-based cognitive therapy in partially remitted depression
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown St, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychosom Med 72:539-48. 2010
    ..However, none of these studies used objective PSG sleep recordings within longitudinal randomized controlled trials of naïve subjects...
  5. doi request reprint The contribution of mindfulness practice to a multicomponent behavioral sleep intervention following substance abuse treatment in adolescents: a treatment-development study
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Subst Abus 31:86-97. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that sleep is an important therapeutic target in substance abusing adolescents and that MM may be a useful component to promote improved sleep...
  6. pmc Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy improves polysomnographic and subjective sleep profiles in antidepressant users with sleep complaints
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA willoughby_britton brown edu
    Psychother Psychosom 81:296-304. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Awakening is not a metaphor: the effects of Buddhist meditation practices on basic wakefulness
    Willoughby B Britton
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1307:64-81. 2014
    ....
  8. pmc Major depression duration reduces appetitive word use: an elaborated verbal recall of emotional photographs
    Maria R Capecelatro
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 185 Brown St, Providence, RI, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 47:809-15. 2013
    ..This study further explores cognitive biases in depression by comparing the effect of current depression status to cumulative depression history on an elaborated verbal recall of emotional photographs...
  9. pmc Effects of mindfulness training on body awareness to sexual stimuli: implications for female sexual dysfunction
    R Gina Silverstein
    Contemplative Studies Initiative, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:817-25. 2011
    ..This study explores the effect of mindfulness meditation training on interoceptive awareness and the three categories of known barriers to healthy sexual functioning: attention, self-judgment, and clinical symptoms...
  10. pmc Motivational and mindfulness intervention for young adult female marijuana users
    Marcel A de Dios
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:56-64. 2012
    ..23, p = .026) fewer days at Months 1, 2, and 3, respectively, than controls. Findings from this pilot study provide preliminary evidence for the feasibility and effectiveness of a brief MI-MM for young adult female marijuana users...