A Resilience Intervention Involving Mindfulness Training for Transplant and Cancer Patients and Their Caregivers

Location:

Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz.

Trial status:
Open for Enrollment
Why is this study being done?

The overall aim of this protocol is to examine patient and care-giver outcomes and acceptance of a new 6 week intervention in Arizona for our transplant and cancer patients and their care-givers, designed to improve quality of life, decrease perceived stress, and improve medical outcomes, that has been approved as a pilot clinical program at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

Who is eligible to participate?

Inclusion Criteria: - Patient listed for liver, heart, kidney, or bone marrow transplant - Patient who has received a liver, heart, kidney, or bone marrow transplant - Caregiver of transplant patient - patient with diagnosis of cancer, either active or in remission - supportive care partner of cancer patient Exclusion Criteria - Suicidal - Severe cognitive impairment - psychotic

Cynthia Stonnington, M.D. 480-301-7204

Last updated:
1/9/2014
NCT ID:
NCT01629069
IRB Number:
12-004988