Mindful Self-Compassion Arm for Type 1 Diabetes

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, CanadaType 1 DiabetesMindful Self-Compassion Program - Behavioral
12 - 17
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trialstudies if virtual mindful self-compassion can reduce emotional distress for young people with type 1 diabetes.

Eligible Conditions
  • Type 1 Diabetes

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 8 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months

12 months
Diabetes distress as measured by the Problem Areas in Diabetes - Teen version (PAID-T)
3 months
Diabetes Distress as measured by the Problem Areas in Diabetes - Teen Version (PAID-T)
3 months, 12 months
Anxiety as measured by the Generalized Anxiety 7-item scale (GAD-7)
Mental Depression
Disordered eating as measured by the Diabetes Eating Problem Survey, revised version (DEPS-R)
Suicidal ideation as measured by the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9)
Baseline, 12 months
Glycosylated hemoglobin A
Month 12
Interaction term of time and diabetes distress
Time in Range

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Wait-list Control Arm
1 of 2
Mindful Self-Compassion Arm
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

122 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Mindful Self-Compassion Arm · No Placebo Group · N/A

Mindful Self-Compassion Arm
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Mindful Self-Compassion Program · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Wait-list Control ArmNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Wait-list Control Arm · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 8 weeks, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Children's Hospital of Eastern OntarioLead Sponsor
117 Previous Clinical Trials
53,224 Total Patients Enrolled
Juvenile Diabetes Research FoundationOTHER
213 Previous Clinical Trials
106,164 Total Patients Enrolled
Brain CanadaOTHER
16 Previous Clinical Trials
5,583 Total Patients Enrolled
Marie-Eve Robinson, MD, MScPrincipal InvestigatorChildren's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Eligibility Criteria

Age 12 - 17 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

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You are between 12 and 17 years old.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it possible to volunteer for this trial?

"This medical investigation needs 122 participants aged between 12 and 17, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes for at least 6 months prior to enrollment, who are capable of consenting." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are new participants still being accepted into this experiment?

"Affirmative. Clinicaltrials.gov details that this clinical investigation is currently enrolling participants and was originally posted on October 4th 2022 with the most recent update occurring a week later, on the 11th of October 2022. 122 volunteers are required for assessment at one single medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many individuals are being monitored for this research endeavor?

"Affirmative. The details posted on clinicaltrials.gov attest to the fact that this research is still recruiting participants. This scientific investigation, which was initially launched on October 4th 2022, requires 122 patients across a single location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does this experiment require participants who are of legal age?

"This clinical trial is seeking participants aged between 12 and 17 years." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.