Published on in Vol 5, No 4 (2018): Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/11290, first published .
Online Positive Affect Journaling in the Improvement of Mental Distress and Well-Being in General Medical Patients With Elevated Anxiety Symptoms: A Preliminary Randomized Controlled Trial

Online Positive Affect Journaling in the Improvement of Mental Distress and Well-Being in General Medical Patients With Elevated Anxiety Symptoms: A Preliminary Randomized Controlled Trial

Online Positive Affect Journaling in the Improvement of Mental Distress and Well-Being in General Medical Patients With Elevated Anxiety Symptoms: A Preliminary Randomized Controlled Trial

Joshua M Smyth 1, 2, PhD;  Jillian A Johnson 1, PhD;  Brandon J Auer 2, PhD;  Erik Lehman 3, MS;  Giampaolo Talamo 2, MD;  Christopher N Sciamanna 2, MD, MPH

1 Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University , University Park, PA, US

2 Department of Medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, US

3 Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Joshua M Smyth, PhD
  • Department of Biobehavioral Health
  • The Pennsylvania State University
  • 231 Biobehavioral Health Building
  • The Pennsylvania State University
  • University Park, PA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 8148638402
  • Email: jms1187@psu.edu