• Gaboury I, Dobkin PL, Gendron F, et al. Mindfulness-based stress reduction to improve depression, pain and high patient global assessment in controlled rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatology Advances in Practice. 2022;6(3):rkac074.
  • Dobkin PL. Learning from one another in medical encounters. IJWPC [Internet]. 2022;9(2):1-2. Available from:
  • Dobkin PL. Kintsugi mind. How clinicians can be restored rather than broken by the pandemic. Can Fam Physician, 2022;68:252-4. DOI: 10.46747/cfp.6804252 PDF icon kintsugi_mind.pdf






  • Dobkin PL. Chapter 12, Promoting Healing through Mindful Medical Practice In: Ivtzan, I. (ed.) The Handbook of Mindfulness-Based Programs: Every Established Intervention, from Medicine to Education. London, UK: Taylor & Francis/Routledge; 2017.
  • Dobkin PL. Un voyage vers son être intérieur. In: C. André, editor. Le Grand livre de méditation. Edition Odile Jacob: Paris, France; 2017. p.137-154.
  • Dobkin PL. Psychiatry in the 21st Century – Orientations and Options (Editorial). International Journal of Whole Person Care, 2017;4(1):1-4. PDF icon psychiatry_in_the_21st_century.pdf
  • Hutchinson TA. Whole Person Care. Transforming Healthcare. Springer International Publishing; 2017.
  • Dobkin PL, Zhao Q, Monshat K. Who experiences depressive symptoms following mindfulness-based stress reduction and why? International Journal of Whole Person Care, 2017;4(1):13-31.
  • Dobkin PL. Facing death Mindfully. J Palliat Care Med, 2017; 7(3).PDF icon facing-death-mindfully.pdf


  • Dobki, PL. Mindfulness-Based Medical Practice: Eight Weeks En Route to Wellness. In: Ivtzan I. and Lomas T. (eds.). Mindfulness in Positive Psychology: The Science of Meditation and Wellbeing. London, UK: Taylor & Francis/Routledge; 2016.
  • Dobkin PL. The heart of healing. Can Fam Phys, 2016;62:624-5. PDF icon the_heart_of_healing.pdf
  • Dobkin PL, Hassed CS. Mindful Medical Practitioners. A Guide for Clinicians and Educators. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing; 2016.
  • Chadi N, McMahon A, Vadnais M, Malboeuf-Hurtubise C, Djemli A, Dobkin PL, Lacroix J, Luu TM, Haley N. Mindfulness-based Intervention for female adolescents with chronic pain: A Pilot Randomized Trial. J Can Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatr, 2016;25(3):159–68. PDF icon mindfulness-based_intervention_for_female_adolescents_with_chronic_pain.pdf
  • Dobkin, P.L., Lucena, R.J.M. Mindful medical practice and the therapeutic alliance. International Journal of Whole Person Care, 2016;3(1):34-45. PDF icon mindful_medical_practice.pdf
  • Dobkin PL, Bernardi NF, Bagnis CI. Enhancing clinicians' well-being and patient-centered care through mindfulness. J Contin Educ Health Prof, 2016; 36(1):11-6. PDF icon enhancing_clinicians_well-being.pdf
  • Hutchinson TA, Smilovitch M. Chapter 7, Experiential learning and reflection to support professionalism and professional identity formation. In: Cruess RL, Cruess SR, Steinert Y (eds.). Teaching Medical Professionalism. Supporting the Development of a Professional Identity. 2nd ed. New York: Cambridge University Press; 2016. p. 97-112. Teaching Medical Professionalism


  • Leblanc-Trudeau, C., Dobkin, P.L., Carrier N, Cossette P, de Brum-Fernandes, AJ, Liang P, et al. Depressive symptoms predict future simple disease activity index scores and simple disease activity index remission in a prospective cohort of patients. Rheumatology. 2015;54:2205-14. doi:10.1093/rheumatology/kev272. PDF icon depression_predicts_ar_outcomes_rheum_2015.pdf
  • Dobkin PL (Ed.). Mindful Medical Practice. Clinical Narratives and Therapeutic Insights. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing; 2015.
  • Wald HS, Anthony D,  Hutchinson TA,  Liben S, et al. Professional identity formation for humanistic, resilient health care practitioners: pedagogic strategies for bridging theory to practice in medical education. Acad Med 2015; 90(6):753-60.PDF icon professional_identity_formation.pdf
  • Hutchinson TA, Dobkin PL. Discover Mindful Congruence. Le Spécialiste, 2015;17(1):31-32. PDF icon discover_mindful_congruence.pdf
  • Dobkin PL, Bagnis CI, Spodenkiewicz. Being Human in Medicine: Beyond Hierarchy. International Journal of Whole Person Care, 2015;2(1):38-49. PDF icon being_human_in_medicine.pdf


  • Dobkin, P.L., Laliberté, V. Being a mindful clinical teacher: can mindfulness enhance education in a clinical setting? Med Educ, 2014;36(4):347-52. doi: 10.3109/0142159X.2014.887834. being_a_mindful_clinical_teacher.pdf
  • Dobkin, P., Balass, S. Multiple influences contribute to medical students' well-being and identity formation. Med Educ, 2014;48:340–342. doi: 10.1111/medu.12409. multiple_influences.pdf


  • Dobkin, P.L., Liu, A., Abrahamowicz, M., Carrier, N., De Brum-Fernandes, A.J., Cossette, P., Boire, G. Predictors of pain for patients with early inflammatory polyarthritis. Arthritis Care & Research, 2013;65(6):992-999. PDF icon predictors_of_pain.pdf
  • Hutchinson, T., Balass, S. Rev. of The Nature of Healing: The Modern Practice of Medicine, by Eric J. Cassell. Journal of Palliative Care, 2013;29(4):261. the_nature_of_healing.pdf
  • Garneau, K., Hutchinson, T., Zhao, Q., Dobkin, P. Cultivating person-centered medicine in future physicians. European Journal for Person Centered Healthcare, 2013;1(2):468-477.
  • Dobkin, P., Hickman, S., Monshat, K. Holding the heart of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: balancing fidelity and imagination when adapting MBSR. Mindfulness. Springer, 2013. DOI 10.1007/s12671-013-0225-7. holdingtheheart_2013.pdf
  • Dobkin, P.L., Hutchinson, T.A. Teaching mindfulness in medical school: where are we now and where are we going? Med Educ, 2013;47:768779. teaching_mindfulness.pdf



  • Allen, D., Wainwright, M., Hutchinson, T. Non-compliance’ as illness management: Hemodialysis patients’ descriptions of adversarial patient-clinician interactions. Social Science and Medicine, 2011;73:129-34. Non-compliance’ as illness management  [.pdf]
  • Hutchinson, T.A. (Ed.). Whole Person Care. A New Paradigm for the 21st Century. New York: Springer Science + Business Media, LLC; 2011. Whole Person Care
  • Matousek, R.H., Pruessner, J.C., Dobkin, P.L. Changes in the cortisol awakening response (CAR) following participation in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction in women who completed treatment for breast cancer. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice 2011; 17:65-70. Changes in the cortisol awakening response (CAR) following participation in[.pdf]
  • Dobkin, P.L., Zhao Q. Increased mindfulness - the active component of the mindfulness–based stress reduction program? Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 2011;17:22-27. Increased mindfulness [.pdf]
  • Lemay, K., Wilson, K.G., Buenger, U., Jarvis, V., Fitzgibbon, E., Bhimji, K., Dobkin, P.L. Fear of pain in patients with advanced cancer or in patients with chronic non-malignant pain. The Clinical Journal of Pain, 2011; 27(2):116-24.


  • Matousek, R.H., Dobkin, P.L., Pruessner, J. Cortisol as a marker for improvement in mindfulness-based stress reduction. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice 2010;16(1):13–19. Cortisol as a marker for improvement in mindfulness-based stress reduction [.pdf]
  • Matousek, R.H., Dobkin, P.L. Weathering Storms: A Cohort Study of How Participation in a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Program Benefits Women after Breast Cancer Treatment. Current Oncology, 2010;17(4):62-70. Weathering Storms[.pdf]
  • Arnaert, A., Gabos, T., Ballenas, V., & Rutledge, R. Contributions of a retreat weekend to the healing and coping of cancer patients’ relatives. Qual Health Res, 2010;20(2):197-208. Contributions of a retreat weekend to the healing and coping of[.pdf]
  • Dobkin, P.L., Hutchinson, T.A. Primary Prevention for Future Doctors: Promoting Well-Being in Trainees. Med Educ, 2010;44:224–6. Primary Prevention for Future Doctors [.pdf]
  • Dobkin, P.L., et al. Predictors of disability and pain six months after the end of treatment for fibromyalgia. Clinical Journal of Pain, 2010;26(1):23-9.




  • Mount, B.M., Boston, P.H., Cohen, S.R. Healing connections: On moving from suffering to a sense of well-being. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 2007;33(4):372. Healing Connections: On moving from suffering to a sense of well-being[.pdf]
  • Arnaert, A., Klooster, J., Chow, V. Attitudes toward videotelephones: An exploratory study of older adults with depression. New technology holds promising benefits for at-home care. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 2007;33(9):5-13.
  • Arnaert, A., Delesie, L. Effectiveness of video-telephone nursing care for the homebound elderly. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 2007;39(1):20-36. Effectiveness of Video-Telephone Nursing Care for the Homebound Elderly.[.pdf]


  • Mount, B.M. The 10 commandments of healing. Journal of Cancer Education. 2006;21(1):50-51. Ten Commandments of Healing[.pdf]
  • Boston, P.H., Mount, B.M. The caregiver's perspective on existential and spiritual distress in palliative care. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2006; 32(1):13-26. Caregivers Perspectives on Existential and Spiritual Distress[.pdf]
  • Dobkin, P.L., Da Costa, D., Abrahamowicz, M., Dritsa, M., du Berger, R., Fitzcharles, M.A. Adherence during an individualized home-based 12 week exercise program in women with fibromyalgia. Journal of Rheumatology, 2006; 33(2):333-41. Adherence during an individualized exercise program in women with fibromyalgia[.pdf]
  • Suissa, S., Hutchinson, T., Brophy, J.M., Kezouh, A. ACE-Inhibitor use and the long-term risk of renal failure in diabetes. Kidney International 2006;69:913-919.


  • Mount, B.M. In Memory of ... Snapshots of Cicely: Reflections at the end of an era. Journal of Palliative Care. 2005;21(3):133-5.
  • Hutchinson, T.A. Transitions in the lives of patients with end stage renal disease: A cause of suffering and an opportunity for healing. Palliative Medicine 2005;19:270-7. Transitions in the Lives of Patients with ESRD[.pdf]
  • Hutchinson, T. Coming home to mindfulness in medicine. Book Review of Coming to Our Senses, Jon Kabat Zinn. CMAJ. August 16, 2005;173(4):391-2. Coming Home to Mindfulness in Medicine[.pdf]


  • Mount, B.M., Book reviews: Making Peace with Walking the Ridge. Review of ‘Snapshots on the Journey Through Death & Remembrance’ – Poems Selected by Rod MacLeod. 2002, Wellington: Steele Roberts; review of ‘The Five People You Meet in Heaven. Albom M. 2003. New York: Hyperion. J Pall Care, 2004;20(31):217.
  • Mount, B.M. Cummings, I. Oxford textbook of palliative medicine, 3rd edition. A Book Review. Palliative Medicine, 2004;18(5):486-7.
  • Mount BM. The healing power of music. La Scena Musicale 2004;10.1:36-37. The Healing Power of Music[.pdf]
  • Mount, B.M. Where do we find Jesus in this broken age? Continuing Education Plan Online, The Anglican Church of Canada. (Presentation during Jean Vanier seminar, Montreal, 04.10.22.)


  • Mount, B.M. Palliative care: A personal odyssey. Illness, Crisis & Loss, 2003;11(1):91-104.
  • Mount, B.M. A personal narrative: the existential moment. Palliative and Supportive Care, 2003;1:1-4. The Existential Moment[.pdf]
  • Mount, B.M. Existential suffering and the determinants of healing. European Journal of Palliative Care, 2003; 10(2) SUPPLEMENT 42 - 45. Existential Suffering and the Determinants of Healing[.pdf]
  • Mount, B.M., Kearney, M. Healing and palliative care: Charting our way forward. Palliat Med, 2003;657-8. Charting Our Way Forward[.pdf]
  • Mount, B.M. Gifts. J Palliat Care 2003;19(4):229.


  • Holland, J.C., Cassem, E.H., Mount, B., Simmons, P. Dealing with loss, death, and grief in clinical practice: Spiritual Meaning in Oncology. American Society of Clinical Oncology. 38th Annual Meeting Education Book. MC Perry ed. ASCO. 2002; 198-205. 
  • Mount, B.M., Lawlor, W., Cassell, et al. Spirituality, religion and health: Developing a shared vocabulary. Annals of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. 2002. Spirituality and Health. Developing a shared vocabulary[.pdf]
  • Freedman, O., Orenstein, S., Boston, P., Amour, T., Seely, J., Mount, B.M. Spirituality, religion and health: A critical appraisal of the Larson reports. The Annals of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. March 2002; 35(2). Spirituality, Religion & Health. A critical appraisal of the Larson reports[.pdf]
  • Boston, P., Towers, A., Barnard, D. Embracing vulnerability: risk and empathy in palliative care. Journal of Palliative Care. 2002;17(4).


  • Mount, B.M., Boston, P. Review of: Koenig, H.G., McCullough, M. & Larson, D.B. Handbook of religion and health. Annals of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. 2001;34(7).
  • Boston, P., Mount, B.M., Orenstein, S., Freedman, O. Spirituality, religion and health: the need for qualitative research. Annals of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada 2001;34(6):368-374. Spirituality, Religion & Health. The need for qualitative research[.pdf]
  • Cohen, R., Boston, P., Mount, B.M, Porterfield, P. Changes in quality of life following admission to palliative care units. Palliative Medicine 2001;15:363-371.
  • Mount, B.M. End of Life: Recent Developments in Canada and the Netherlands. The Annals of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. March 2001.
  • Mount, B.M. At the end of life Canadian - and other - governments should do much more to support palliative care. The Montreal Gazette, Saturday, March 31, 2001.
  • Mount, B.M. Book review of Learning to fall: the blessings of an imperfect life. CMAJ, 2001;165(6).


  • Mount, B. Care of dying Patients and Their Families in Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 21st edition. L Goldman, JC Bennett (Eds.) Philadelphia: WB Saunders; 2000. p.7-10.
  • Mount, B., Kearney, M. Spiritual care of the dying patient in Handbook of Psychiatry in Palliative Medicine, Chochinov, HM., Breitbart W., (Eds.)", Oxford University Press 2000;357-373.
  • Mount, B. Hospice Care in Comprehensive Textbook of Genitourinary Oncology, 2nd edition. NJ. Vogelzang, PT Scardino, WW Shipley, DS Coffey (Eds.) Philadelphia; Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2000;56-60.
  • Cohen, S.R., Mount, B. Living with Cancer: "Good Days and "Bad" Days - What Produces Them? Can the McGill Quality of Life Questionnaire Distinguish between Them? Cancer 2000; 89:1854-65.
  • Mount, B. Foreword, in Kearney M. A Place of Healing: Working With Suffering in Living and Dying. 2000, Oxford University Press, vii-x.
  • Barnard, D., Towers, A., Boston, P., Lambrinidou, Y. Crossing over: Case narratives in palliative care. 2000, Oxford University Press.
  • Jordan, S., Macnamara, E., Boston, P., Kozolanka, K. Some signposts for medical and nursing educational policy formulation for aboriginal health care. International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education 2000;13(3):307-24. Some signposts for medical and nursing educational[.pdf]
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