Published on in Vol 6, No 6 (2022): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/34951, first published .
Feasibility, Acceptability, and Preliminary Efficacy of an App-Based Meditation Intervention to Decrease Firefighter Psychological Distress and Burnout: A One-Group Pilot Study

Feasibility, Acceptability, and Preliminary Efficacy of an App-Based Meditation Intervention to Decrease Firefighter Psychological Distress and Burnout: A One-Group Pilot Study

Feasibility, Acceptability, and Preliminary Efficacy of an App-Based Meditation Intervention to Decrease Firefighter Psychological Distress and Burnout: A One-Group Pilot Study

Thaddeus W W Pace 1, 2, 3, PhD;  Katharine H Zeiders 4, PhD;  Stephanie H Cook 5, 6, PhD;  Evelyn D Sarsar 4, MA;  Lindsay T Hoyt 7, PhD;  Nicholas L Mirin 5, MPH;  Erica P Wood 5, MPH;  Raquel Tatar 8, PhD;  Richard J Davidson 9, PhD

1 Division of Biobehavioral Health Science, College of Nursing, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, US

2 Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, US

3 Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, US

4 Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, US

5 Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Global Public Health, New York University, New York, NY, US

6 Department of Biostatistics, School of Global Public Health, New York University, New York, NY, US

7 Department of Psychology, Fordham University , Bronx, NY, US

8 Healthy Minds Innovation , Madison, WI, US

9 Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin , Madison, WI, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Thaddeus W W Pace, PhD
  • Division of Biobehavioral Health Science
  • College of Nursing
  • University of Arizona
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  • Tucson, AZ
  • US
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  • Email: twwpace@arizona.edu