Effectiveness of Buddhist Intergrated Group Intervention on Minefulness in Adolescents

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 25, 2012
Last Update Posted : July 27, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kamolporn Kaewpornsawan, Mahidol University

Brief Summary:
The pupose of the study is to determine the effectiveness of the Buddhist integrated group intervention improve the mindfulness in adolescents by a randomized controlled trial.The study divede the adolescents in two groups group A recieved the 8 time Buddhist group interventions.Group recieved nothing.The measurement were done pre and post intervention at week1 and week8.The mindfulness score ,the EQ,the MASS score were compared between both groups.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Other Conditions That May Be A Focus of Clinical Attention Behavioral: buddhist mind fullness Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
Adolescence behavioural problems are increasing including learning disabilities,game addiction,intolerance etc.The improvement of mindfulness ,the emotional quotient(EQ) proved to be effective to reduce the problems.The original teaching methods in school or in the temple are inadequate from increasing number of adolescent problems. The new technique integrated between Buddhism and group intervention is proposed to improve the mindfulness and EQ in adolescence.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 40 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Study Start Date : October 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2012

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: recieves Buddhist mindfullness Behavioral: buddhist mind fullness
there are two group one group recieve Buddhist mindfulness group intervention 8 times second group recieve nothing
Other Name: no other name

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The mindfulness score,The EQ score,the MASS score of the participants after intervention. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adolescents

Exclusion Criteria:

  • incomplete qeustionaire and intervention

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Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University
Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Kamolporn - Kaewpornsawan, M.D. Department of orthopaedic surgery Faculty of medicine siriraj hospital Bangkok Thailand

Responsible Party: Kamolporn Kaewpornsawan, Department of orthopedic surgery, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj hospital, Mahidol University Identifier: NCT01605604     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: si496-2010
First Posted: May 25, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2012
Last Verified: July 2012

Keywords provided by Kamolporn Kaewpornsawan, Mahidol University:
mindfulness EQ adolescents