Traditional African Healing Ceremony in a U.S. Population
- Age 25 to 65 with one of the diagnoses listed above or with 8 visits to their
provider in the last year and with no diagnosis of chronic illness.
- physical disability making participation difficult and previous experience with a
similar ceremony, for instance while growing up in Africa.
Type of Study:
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Report from each participant as to whether they found the experience positive, neutral or negative.
Outcome Time Frame:
During the first hour after the intervention
Kenneth Wilson, MD
United States: Institutional Review Board
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- Depressive Disorder
- Fatigue Syndrome, Chronic
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