Qiang is a doctoral student in the Department of Counseling Psychology and a research assistant at the Center for Healthy Minds. In his research work, Qiang is especially interested in studying mechanisms of action underlying the effect of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs). Based on mechanism research, he dedicates himself to maximizing the effects of MBIs. Qiang values social justice a lot. Therefore, he is fascinated by MBIs delivered through technology (e.g., smartphone apps) that allow people with limited access to face-to-face therapy to receive psychological services.
Researchers are broadening the methods to measure mindfulness