Measurement Tools

Mindful Attention Awareness Scale (MAAS)


Brown, K. W., & Ryan, R. M. (2003). The benefits of being present: Mindfulness and its role in psychological well-being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84(4), 822-48. 

Carlson, L. E., & Brown, K. W. (2005). Validation of the mindful attention awareness scale in a cancer population. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 58(1), 29. 

MacKillop, J., & Anderson, E. J. (2007). Further psychometric validation of the mindful attention awareness scale (MAAS). Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 29(4), 289-293. 

Hansen, E., Lundh, L. G., Homman, A., et al. (2009). Measuring mindfulness: Pilot studies with the swedish versions of the mindful attention awareness scale and the Kentucky inventory of mindfulness skills. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 38(1), 2-15. 

Jermann, F., Billieux, J., Larøi, F. et al. (2009). Mindful attention awareness scale (MAAS): Psychometric properties of the french translation and exploration of its relations with emotion regulation strategies. Psychological Assessment, 21(4), 506-14. 

Van Dam, N. T., Earleywine, M., & Borders, A. (2010). Measuring mindfulness? An item response theory analysis of the mindful attention awareness scale. Personality and Individual Differences, 49, 805. 

Brown, K. W., West, A. M., Loverich, T. M., & Biegel, G. M. (2011). Assessing adolescent mindfulness: Validation of an adapted mindful attention awareness scale in adolescent normative and psychiatric populations. Psychological Assessment, 23(4),1023-33.

Black, D. S., Sussman, S., Johnson, C. A., & Milam, J. (2012). Psychometric assessment of the mindful attention awareness scale (MAAS) among Chinese adolescents. Assessment, 19(1), 42-52. 

Johnson, C. J., Wiebe, J. S., & Morera, O. F. (2014). The spanish version of the mindful attention awareness scale (MAAS): Measurement invariance and psychometric properties. Mindfulness, 5(5), 552-565.

Lawlor, M. S., Schonert-Reichl, K. A., Gadermann, A. M., & Zumbo, B. D. (2014). A validation study of the mindful attention awareness scale adapted for children. Mindfulness, 5(6), 730-741. 

Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire (FFMQ)
Applied Mindfulness Process Scale (AMPS)
Cognitive and Affective Mindfulness Scale (CAMS)
Freiburg Mindfulness Inventory (FMI)
Child and Adolescent Mindfulness Measure (CAMM)
Philadelphia Mindfulness Scale (PHLMS)
Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention Adherence and Competence Scale (MBRP-AC)
State Mindfulness Scale (SMS)