Sarah Bowen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation and substance use in an incarcerated population
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:343-7. 2006
  2. pmc Mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorders: a pilot efficacy trial
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Subst Abus 30:295-305. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Spirituality, mindfulness and substance abuse
    Janis Leigh
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle WA 98195 1525, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1335-41. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Marginalized evidence: effective knowledge translation strategies for low awareness issues
    Sarah Bowen
    Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
    Healthc Manage Forum 19:38-44. 2006
  5. pmc The role of thought suppression in the relationship between mindfulness meditation and alcohol use
    Sarah Bowen
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2324-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Surfing the urge: brief mindfulness-based intervention for college student smokers
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:666-71. 2009
  7. pmc The mindfulness-based relapse prevention adherence and competence scale: development, interrater reliability, and validity
    Neharika Chawla
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Psychother Res 20:388-97. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking, nicotine dependence, and motives to quit in Asian American versus Caucasian college students
    Sarah Bowen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351629, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1235-40. 2012
  9. pmc Concurrent drinking and smoking among college students: An event-level analysis
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA 98686 9600, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:649-54. 2012
  10. pmc Depression, craving, and substance use following a randomized trial of mindfulness-based relapse prevention
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:362-74. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness meditation and substance use in an incarcerated population
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:343-7. 2006
    ..VM participants showed decreases in alcohol-related problems and psychiatric symptoms as well as increases in positive psychosocial outcomes. The utility of mindfulness-based treatments for substance use is discussed...
  2. pmc Mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorders: a pilot efficacy trial
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Subst Abus 30:295-305. 2009
    ..Results from this initial trial support the feasibility and initial efficacy of MBRP as an aftercare approach for individuals who have recently completed an intensive treatment for substance use disorders...
  3. ncbi request reprint Spirituality, mindfulness and substance abuse
    Janis Leigh
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle WA 98195 1525, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1335-41. 2005
    ..Thus, spirituality may be related to decreased substance use. In contrast, a positive relationship between mindfulness and smoking/frequent binge-drinking behavior was uncovered, and warrants further investigation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Marginalized evidence: effective knowledge translation strategies for low awareness issues
    Sarah Bowen
    Winnipeg Regional Health Authority
    Healthc Manage Forum 19:38-44. 2006
    ..This article describes the successful application of KT strategies to a specific low awareness issue (the importance of using trained health interpreters) within a large Canadian Regional Health Authority...
  5. pmc The role of thought suppression in the relationship between mindfulness meditation and alcohol use
    Sarah Bowen
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2324-8. 2007
    ..Those who participated in the course reported significant decreases in avoidance of thoughts when compared to controls. The decrease in avoidance partially mediated effects of the course on post-release alcohol use and consequences...
  6. doi request reprint Surfing the urge: brief mindfulness-based intervention for college student smokers
    Sarah Bowen
    Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:666-71. 2009
    ..The study provides preliminary data for future studies examining both mechanisms and effectiveness of mindfulness-based interventions for cigarette smoking...
  7. pmc The mindfulness-based relapse prevention adherence and competence scale: development, interrater reliability, and validity
    Neharika Chawla
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Psychother Res 20:388-97. 2010
    ..Finally, overall ratings on the Adherence section were positively related to changes in mindfulness over the course of the treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking, nicotine dependence, and motives to quit in Asian American versus Caucasian college students
    Sarah Bowen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351629, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1235-40. 2012
    ..The current study is a secondary analysis examining primary motives in college student smokers, and differences between Asian American and Caucasian students in smoking frequency, nicotine dependence, and motives to quit...
  9. pmc Concurrent drinking and smoking among college students: An event-level analysis
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA 98686 9600, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:649-54. 2012
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  10. pmc Depression, craving, and substance use following a randomized trial of mindfulness-based relapse prevention
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:362-74. 2010
    ..The goal in the current study was to examine the relation between measures of depressive symptoms, craving, and substance use following MBRP...
  11. pmc Mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance craving
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University Vancouver, Vancouver, WA 98686, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1563-71. 2013
    ..Attending to these processes may target both the experience of and response to craving...
  12. pmc Retraining the addicted brain: a review of hypothesized neurobiological mechanisms of mindfulness-based relapse prevention
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:351-65. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that MBRP may affect numerous brain systems and may reverse, repair, or compensate for the neuroadaptive changes associated with addiction and addictive-behavior relapse...
  13. pmc Between-session practice and therapeutic alliance as predictors of mindfulness after mindfulness-based relapse prevention
    Sarah Bowen
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Clin Psychol 68:236-45. 2012
    ..Not surprisingly, research suggests increases in client mindfulness might be a mechanism of change in these treatments. However, little is known about specific factors that lead to increased mindfulness...
  14. pmc Moderating effects of a craving intervention on the relation between negative mood and heavy drinking following treatment for alcohol dependence
    Katie Witkiewitz
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University Vancouver, Vancouver, WA 98686, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:54-63. 2011
    ..Thus, targeting craving during treatment could potentially attenuate the relation between negative affect and drinking...