Traumatic Bereavement and Mindfulness: A Preliminary Study of Mental Health Outcomes Using the ATTEND Model

(Thieleman K, Cacciatore J, Wonch Hill P 2014). The intervention consists of the ATTEND model, which is comprised of the following elements practiced by the clinician: attunement, trust, therapeutic touch, egalitarianism, nuance, and death education. Results provide preliminary support for the use of this mindfulness-based approach for difficulties associated with traumatic bereavement.