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dc.contributor.authorDiner, Matthew Thomas
dc.date.accessioned2018-07-12T17:01:48Z
dc.date.available2018-07-12T17:01:48Z
dc.date.issued2016
dc.identifier.citationSource: Dissertation Abstracts International, Volume: 79-02(E), Section: A.;Advisors: Nancy Beckerman.
dc.identifier.urihttps://yulib002.mc.yu.edu/login?url=http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:dissertation&res_dat=xri:pqm&rft_dat=xri:pqdiss:10726902
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12202/453
dc.description.abstractThis study examines the relationship between mindfulness and secondary traumatic stress (STS) amongst licensed social workers in New York City. The research that was conducted was a quantitative analysis. Participants consisted of 154 social workers that were employed in a variety of agency based or private practice settings. Participants were asked to complete an electronic survey that included: (1) a questionnaire of professional characteristics and demographic information; (2) Cognitive and Affective Mindfulness Scale - Revised (CAMS-R); (3) Minnesota Satisfaction Questionnaire (MSQ); (4) Secondary Traumatic Stress Scale (STSS). The data was analyzed by the use of SPSS. The multivariate linear regression analyses revealed that higher level of mindfulness is related to an increase in job satisfaction (B=1.13, SE=.09, beta=.73, p<.001) and lower STS for social workers (B=-.66, SE=.11, beta=-.49, p<.001).
dc.publisherProQuest Dissertations & Theses
dc.subjectSocial work.
dc.titleMeasuring Mindfulness and its Relationship to Secondary Traumatic Stress
dc.typeDissertation


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