Pilot Study of Psycho-Educational Group for Young Adults (YA) on Treatment: Impact on Knowledge, Distress, and Satisfaction
I. Providing a psycho-educational group to young adults while examining the feasibility of
such a group with patients on treatment.
II. Examining effectiveness of the program through evaluating pre-post changes in
participant distress, evaluating increases in participant' knowledge regarding disease
issues and coping, and evaluating participant satisfaction.
Patients undergo psycho-educational program comprising medical/symptom management and
communication with a medical team, coping skills, self image, and relationships and
communication for 1.5 hours once weekly for 6 weeks.
After completion of study treatment, patients are followed up for 30 days.
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Proportion of subjects who are unable to attend all the sessions
Up to 30 days
City of Hope Medical Center
United States: Federal Government
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