Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction for Stress

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
StressMindfulness-based Stress Reduction - Behavioral
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will test whether the mindfulness-based stress reduction program can help reduce stress and depressive symptoms in low income immigrant adults.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 2 days (pre-post testing)

2 days (pre-post testing)
Brief Resilience Scale (BRS)
Center for epidemiological studies - depression (CES-D)
Difficulties in Emotion Regulation Scale (DERS-16)
Expectations Regarding Aging (ERA)
Fears of Coronavirus-19 Scale
Life Orientation Test-Revised (LOT-R)
Mindful Self-Care Scale- SHORT (MSCS)
Perceived Stress Scale (PSS)
Quality of Life Scale (QOLS)
Self-Compassion Scale (SCS)
Stroop Task
UCLA Loneliness Scale
current2 days (pre-post testing)
Short Form (36) Health Survey (SF-36)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

WLC: Wait list Control
1 of 2
MBSR: Mindfulness-based stress reduction
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

50 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction · No Placebo Group · N/A

MBSR: Mindfulness-based stress reduction
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction · Intervention Types: Behavioral
WLC: Wait list ControlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: WLC: Wait list Control · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 2 days (pre-post testing)

Who is running the clinical trial?

Ryerson UniversityLead Sponsor
74 Previous Clinical Trials
7,746 Total Patients Enrolled
Alexandra J Fiocco, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorRyerson University

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
New York100.0%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Ryerson University33.3%
Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University)66.7%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%