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SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH ON REDUCED STRESS, ANXIETY, AND DEPRESSION
Effects of the Transcendental Meditation program on stress reduction, health, and employee development: A prospective study in two occupational settings. Alexander C.N., et al. Anxiety, Stress and Coping: An International Journal 6: 245-262, 1993. 

Impact of Transcendental Meditation on cardiovascular function at rest and during acute stress in adolescents with high normal blood pressure. Barnes V. A., et al. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 51, 597-605, 2001.

Stress, stress reduction, and hypertension in African Americans. Barnes V. A., et al. Journal of the National Medical Association, 89, 464-476, 1997.

Transcendental Meditation in the treatment of post-Vietnam adjustment. Brooks J.S. and Scarano T. Journal of Counseling and Development 64: 212-215, 1985.

Teaching Transcendental Meditation in a psychiatric setting. Candelent T., et al. Hospital & Community Psychiatry 26: 156-159, 1975.

The effect of the Transcendental Meditation technique on anxiety level. Dillbeck M.C. Journal of Clinical Psychology 33: 1076-1078, 1977.

Physiological differences between Transcendental Meditation and rest. Dillbeck M.C. and Orme-Johnson D. W. American Psychologist 42: 879–881, 1987.

Differential effects of relaxation techniques on trait anxiety: A meta-analysis. Eppley K.R. et al. Journal of Clinical Psychology 45: 957-974, 1989.

The effects of the Transcendental Meditation technique and progressive muscle relaxation on EEG coherence, stress reactivity, and mental health in black adults. Gaylord C., et al. International Journal of Neuroscience 46: 77-86, 1989.

Effects of Transcendental Meditation (TM) on the mental health of industrial workers. Haratani T., et al. Japanese Journal of Industrial Health 32: 656, 1990.

The physiology of meditation: a review. A wakeful hypometabolic integrated response. Jevning R., et al. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews 16(3):415-24, 1992.

Adrenocortical activity during meditation, Jevning R., et al. Hormonal Behavior 10(1):54-60, Feb. 1978.

The transcendental meditation technique, adrenocortical activity, and implications for stress. Jevning R., et al. Experientia 34(5):618-9, May 15, 1978.

Autonomic stability and Transcendental Meditation. Orme-Johnson D.W. Psychosomatic Medicine 35, 341-349, 1973.

Effects of the Transcendental Meditation technique on Trait Anxiety: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Orme-Johnson, D. W., & Barnes, V. A. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 19, 1-12, 2013.

All approaches of preventing or reversing effects of stress are not the same. Orme-Johnson D.W. and Walton K. W. American Journal of Health Promotion 12:297-299, 1998.

Reduction in post traumatic stress symptoms in Congolese refugees practicing Transcendental Meditation. Rees B, Travis F, Shapiro D, Chant R. Journal of Traumatic Stress. 2013:1-14.

Effects of transcendental meditation in veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom with posttraumatic stress disorder: a pilot study. Rosenthal JZ, Grosswald S, Ross R, Rosenthal N. Military Medicine. Jun; 176(6):626-30, 2013.

Altered responses of cortisol, GH, TSH and testosterone to acute stress after four months’ practice of Transcendental Meditation (TM). Schneider R.H. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 746:381-384, 1994.

The psychological effects of meditation: A meta-analysis. Sedlmeier, P., Eberth, J., Schwarz, M., Zimmermann, D., & Haarig, F. Psychological Bulletin, 138(6), 1139-1171, 2012.

Neurohumoral correlates of Transcendental Meditation. Subrahmanyam S. and Porkodi K. Journal of Biomedicine 1: 73–88, 1980.

Lowering cortisol and CVD risk in postmenopausal women: a pilot study using the Transcendental Meditation program. Walton K.G., et al. Annals of New York Academy of Sciences 1032:211-215, 2005.

Decreased Depression
Transcendental Meditation in the treatment of post-Vietnam adjustment. Brooks J.S., et al. Journal of Counseling and Development, 64:212–215, 1985. 

Tranzendentale Meditation und Autogenes Training- Ein Vergleich (Transcendental Meditation and Autogenic Training: A Comparison). Kniffki C. Munich: Kindler Verlag Geist und Psyche, 1979.

Therapeutiche Wirkungen der Transzendentalen Meditation auf drogenkonsumenten (Therapeutic effects of Transcendental Meditation on drug use). Geisler M. Zeitschrift fur Klinische Psychologie 7:235-255, 1978.

Psychological Findings on Transcendental Meditation. Ferguson P.C., et al. Journal of Humanistic Psychology 16:483-488, 1976.

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