A Mindfulness Meditation-Based Intervention for Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Effect of Mindful Awareness Practices on daily living.
Participants meet for 6 weekly, 2hr group sessions that include presentation of theoretical materials on mindfulness,relaxation,and mind-body connection;experiential practice of meditation and gentle yoga;psycho-educational component for cancer survivors,and group process focused on solving problems concerning impediments to effective practice.Participants will be instructed to practice mindfulness techniques on a daily basis. Daily diaries will be kept by participants to record practice time, mood assessments, and self-reported questions on benefits and barriers to practicing.
Patricia Ganz, M.D.
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
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