Task Mindfulness, Recreation, and Relaxation as a Countermeasure for Long Duration Exploration Missions (Research Requirements) (Completed)
Last Published:  07/31/19 10:05:33 AM (Central)
Short Title: Mindfulness, Recreation, & Relaxation RR
Responsible HRP Element: Human Factors and Behavioral Performance
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Funding Status: Completed - Task completed and produced a deliverable
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The task consists of an evidence review of the published literature on mindfulness, other relaxative techniques, and recreational activities and their role in promoting mental health and the prevention of cognitive or behavioral symptomology in populations in high-stress environments with an emphasis on populations and environments that are analogous to spaceflight. Additionally the task includes operational assessment interviews with up to ten subject matter experts at NASA or relevant analog environments to determine the state of practice in this area and need for additional work within the NASA environment.

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