ADAM WESLEY HANLEY portrait
  • Research Assistant Professor, College Of Social Work
801-581-6192

Presentations

  • Hanley A.W., & Garland, E. L. (2019). Peace of mind, peace embodied: Mindfulness-induced increases in pleasant sensations are associated with reduced opioid use disorder severity. Presentation at the Society for Social Work Research. San Francisco, CA. Panel, Accepted, 11/01/2018.
  • Hanley A.W., Bryan, M. A., & Garland, E. L. (2019). Randomized controlled trial of brief hypnotic suggestion and mindfulness training for preoperative pain and anxiety. Presentation at the Society for Social Work Research. San Francisco, CA. Poster, Accepted, 11/01/2018.
  • Mehling, W. E., Garland, E. L., Hanley, A.W., Stern, E. & Price, C. J. (2018). Listen to your body: A multidimensional assessment of interoceptive awareness (MAIA) for mind-body research. Presentation at the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health. Baltimore, MD. Panel, Accepted, 07/01/2018.
  • Victorson, D., Gerco, C., Garland, E. L. & Hanley, A.W. (2018). Is mindfulness immeasurable? Discovery and dialogue of conceptual, practical, scientific, and experiential solutions. Presentation at the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health. Baltimore, MD. Panel, Accepted, 07/01/2018.
  • Hanley, A.W. & Garland, E. L. (2018). Mindfulness training disrupts Pavlovian conditioning. Presentation at the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health. Baltimore, MD. Poster, Accepted, 07/01/2018.
  • Hanley, A.W. & Garland, E. L. (2018). Measuring non-dual awareness. Presentation at the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health. Baltimore, MD. Poster, Accepted, 07/01/2018.

Research Groups

  • Center on Mindfulness and Integrative Health Intervention Development, Research Professor. 08/01/2018 - present.

Publications

  • Hudak, J., Prince, K. C. , Marchand, W. R., Nakamura, Y., Hanley, A. W., Bryan, C. J., Froeliger, B. & Garland, E. L. (2020). The temporal dynamics of emotion dysregulation in prescription opioid misuse. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry. Published, 06/24/2020.
  • Hanley, A. W., Bernstein, A., Nakamura, Y., Hadash, Y., Rojas, J., Tennant, K., Jensen, R. L. & Garland, E. L. (2020). The Metacognitive Processes of Decentering Scale: Development and Initial Validation of Trait and State Versions. Psychological Assessment. Accepted, 05/20/2020.
  • Deringer, S. A., Hanley, A. W., Hodges, J. & Griffin, L. K. (2020). Improving ecological behavior in outdoor recreation through mindfulness: A mixed methods inquiry. Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education, and Leadership. Published, 05/15/2020.
  • Sneed, J. C., Deringer, S. A. & Hanley, A. W. (2020). Immersive Technology and Nature Connection. Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education, and Leadership. Vol. 12(2). Published, 05/15/2020.
  • Skolaksy, R. L., Wegener, S. T., Aaron, R. V., Ephraim, P., Brennan, G., Greene, T., Lane, E., Minick, K., Hanley, A. W., Garland, E. L. & Fritz, J. M. (2020). Protocol of a pragmatic sequential multiple assessment randomized trial of nonpharmacologic treatment for chronic, nonspecific low back pain. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. Accepted, 04/30/2020.
  • Hanley, A. W., Dambrun, M. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Effects of Mindfulness Meditation on Self-Transcendent States of Consciousness: Decreased Self-Salience and Increased Spatial Extension. Mindfulness. Accepted, 12/26/2019.
  • Goldberg, S. B., Hanley, A. W., Baldwin, S. A., Bernstein, A. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Does mindfulness practice promote psychological functioning or is it the other way around?. Psychotherapy. Accepted, 12/09/2019.
  • Garland, E. L., Brintz, C. E. & Hanley, A. W. (2019). Mind-Body Therapies for Opioid-Treated Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA Internal Medicine. Published, 11/04/2019.
  • Garland, E. L., Brayn, M. A., Hanley, A. W. & Howard, M. O. (2019). Neurocognitive mechanisms of mindfulness-based interventions for addiction. Cognition and Addiction. Accepted, 09/30/2019.
  • Garland E. L., Atchley R. M., Hanley A. W., Zubieta J. K. & Froeliger B. (2019). Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement remediates hedonic dysregulation in opioid users: Neural and affective evidence of target engagement. Science Advances. Accepted, 09/15/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Mapping the Affective Dimension of Embodiment with the Sensation Manikin: Validation among Chronic Pain Patients and Modification by Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement. Psychosomatic Medicine. Published, 09/01/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W., De Vibe, M., Solhaug, I., Gonzalez-Pons, K. M. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Mindfulness Training Reduces Neuroticism over a 6-Year Longitudinal Randomized Control Trial in Norwegian Medical and Psychology Students. Journal of Research in Personality. Accepted, 08/16/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Spatial frame of reference as a phenomenological feature of self-transcendence: Measurement and manipulation through mindfulness meditation. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research, and Practice. Accepted, 08/05/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W., Bettmann, J. E., Kendrick, C. E., Deringer, S. A. & Norton, C. L. (2019). Dispositional Mindfulness Is Associated with Greater Nature Connectedness and Self-Reported Ecological Behavior. Ecopsychology. Published, 07/26/2019.
  • Garland, E. L., Hanley, A. W., Kline, A. & Cooperman, N. A. (2019). Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement Reduces Opioid Craving Among Individuals with Opioid Use Disorder and Chronic Pain in Medication Assisted Treatment: Ecological Momentary Assessments from a Stage 1 Randomized Controlled Trial. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. Published, 07/08/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W., Gonzalez-Pons, K. M. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Traumatically Mindful: Investigating the Link Between Exposure to Potentially Traumatizing Events and Greater Dispositional Mindfulness. International Journal of Existential Psychology and Psychotherapy. Published, 05/30/2019.
  • Moeller, S. J., Hanley, A. W. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Behavioral preference for viewing drug v. pleasant images predicts current and future opioid misuse among chronic pain patients. Psychological Medicine. Published, 04/15/2019.
  • Hanley, A. W. & Garland, E. L. (2019). Mindfulness training disrupts Pavlovian conditioning. Physiology & Behavior. Published, 02/23/2019.
  • Garland, E. L., Hanley, A. W., Riquino, M. R., Priddy, S. E., Baker, A. K., Wheeler, K. & Howard, M. O. (2019). Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement reduces risk of prescription opioid misuse among chronic pain patients by promoting positive psychological processes: Mechanistic analyses of proximal outcome data from a stage 2 RCT. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. Accepted, 01/15/2019.
  • Hanley AW, Baker AK & Garland EL (2018). The Mindful Personality II: Exploring the Metatraits from a Cybernetic Perspective. Mindfulness. Vol. 9, 972-979. Published, 11/01/2018.
  • Hanley AW, Nakamura Y & Garland EL (2018). The Nondual Awareness Dimensional Assessment (NADA): New tools to assess nondual traits and states of consciousness occurring within and beyond the context of meditation. Psychological assessment. Vol. 30, 1625-1639. Published, 10/01/2018.
  • Priddy SE, Hanley AW, Riquino MR, Platt KA, Baker AK & Garland EL (2018). Dispositional mindfulness and prescription opioid misuse among chronic pain patients: Craving and attention to positive information as mediating mechanisms. Drug and alcohol dependence. Vol. 188, 86-93. Published, 09/01/2018.