Julia K Boehm

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Relation between optimism and lipids in midlife
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 111:1425-31. 2013
  2. pmc Association between optimism and serum antioxidants in the midlife in the United States study
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:2-10. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The heart's content: the association between positive psychological well-being and cardiovascular health
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychol Bull 138:655-91. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A longitudinal experimental study comparing the effectiveness of happiness-enhancing strategies in Anglo Americans and Asian Americans
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:1263-72. 2011
  5. pmc A prospective study of positive psychological well-being and coronary heart disease
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Health Psychol 30:259-67. 2011
  6. pmc Heart health when life is satisfying: evidence from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Heart J 32:2672-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Becoming happier takes both a will and a proper way: an experimental longitudinal intervention to boost well-being
    Sonja Lyubomirsky
    Department of Psychology, University of California, CA, USA
    Emotion 11:391-402. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The cognitive and hedonic costs of dwelling on achievement-related negative experiences: implications for enduring happiness and unhappiness
    Sonja Lyubomirsky
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Emotion 11:1152-67. 2011
  9. pmc Development of a positive psychology intervention for patients with acute cardiovascular disease
    Jeff C Huffman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Heart Int 6:e14. 2011

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Publications9

  1. pmc Relation between optimism and lipids in midlife
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 111:1425-31. 2013
    ..In conclusion, this is the first study to suggest that optimism is associated with a healthy lipid profile; moreover, these associations can be explained, in part, by the presence of healthier behaviors and a lower body mass index...
  2. pmc Association between optimism and serum antioxidants in the midlife in the United States study
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:2-10. 2013
    ..Thus, we investigated the association between two indicators of positive health: optimism and serum antioxidants...
  3. doi request reprint The heart's content: the association between positive psychological well-being and cardiovascular health
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychol Bull 138:655-91. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A longitudinal experimental study comparing the effectiveness of happiness-enhancing strategies in Anglo Americans and Asian Americans
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:1263-72. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc A prospective study of positive psychological well-being and coronary heart disease
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Health Psychol 30:259-67. 2011
    ..This study investigates the association between two aspects of well-being (emotional vitality and optimism) and coronary heart disease (CHD) in a sample of middle-aged men and women, and considers potential mediating factors...
  6. pmc Heart health when life is satisfying: evidence from the Whitehall II cohort study
    Julia K Boehm
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur Heart J 32:2672-7. 2011
    ..We investigated satisfaction with specific life domains as predictors of incident CHD...
  7. doi request reprint Becoming happier takes both a will and a proper way: an experimental longitudinal intervention to boost well-being
    Sonja Lyubomirsky
    Department of Psychology, University of California, CA, USA
    Emotion 11:391-402. 2011
    ..We conclude that happiness interventions are more than just placebos, but that they are most successful when participants know about, endorse, and commit to the intervention...
  8. doi request reprint The cognitive and hedonic costs of dwelling on achievement-related negative experiences: implications for enduring happiness and unhappiness
    Sonja Lyubomirsky
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Emotion 11:1152-67. 2011
    ..Implications of our results for the consequences of dwelling for work and social functioning, as well as for detracting from enduring happiness, are discussed...
  9. pmc Development of a positive psychology intervention for patients with acute cardiovascular disease
    Jeff C Huffman
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    Heart Int 6:e14. 2011
    ..Future studies should further develop this promising intervention and examine its impact on psychological and medical outcomes in this vulnerable population of cardiac patients. ..