CLINICAL TRIAL

Treatment for Stress, Psychological

Waitlist Available · 18+ · All Sexes · Aurora, CO

This study is evaluating whether a meditation program may help improve resilience, depression, and anxiety for health care students.

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About the trial for Stress, Psychological

Eligible Conditions
Mental Health Wellness 1 · Depression · Stress, Psychological · Anxiety

Treatment Groups

This trial involves a single treatment. Treatment is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Main TreatmentA portion of participants receive this new treatment to see if it outperforms the control.
Control TreatmentAnother portion of participants receive the standard treatment to act as a baseline.
Heartfulness Meditation
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Eligibility

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 2 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

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A student who is enrolled in one of the health care programs at the Anschutz Medical Campus at the University of Colorado. show original
Men and women ages 20-70
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Approximate Timelines

Please note that timelines for treatment and screening will vary by patient
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: varies
Reporting: 45 days, 90 days
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 45 days, 90 days
This trial has approximate timelines as follows: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and reporting: 45 days, 90 days.
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Measurement Requirements

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 4 primary outcomes in patients with Stress, Psychological. Measurement will happen over the course of 90 days.

Feasibility as measured by the Number of Meditation Sessions Completed
90 DAYS
Number of Meditation Sessions Completed-logged in RedCap
90 DAYS
Change in Resilience as measured by Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC)
BASELINE, 45 DAYS, 90 DAYS
25 item self-report questionnaire developed to quantify resilience and the impact of psychoeducation and resilience therapy techniques. Total scores range from 0-100 with higher scores indicating greater levels of resilience. The CD-RISC has been used in a variety of populations.
BASELINE, 45 DAYS, 90 DAYS
Change in Anxiety/Depression as measured by the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)
BASELINE, 45 DAYS, 90 DAYS
14-item screening scale developed to indicate the potential presence of anxiety and depression. HADS consists of a 7-item anxiety subscale and a 7-item depression subscale. The HADS has good validity and reliability and has been studied in a variety of populations
BASELINE, 45 DAYS, 90 DAYS
Acceptability as measured by the Client Satisfaction Questionnaire (CSQ-8)
45 DAYS, 90 DAYS
8-item measure of satisfaction that is rated on a 4-point Likert scale and has a score range from 8 to 32. Higher scores indicate greater levels of satisfaction. For this study, we will assign 3 levels of satisfaction: 1) dissatisfied or least satisfied (score 8-16); 2) satisfied (score 17-30); and 3) very satisfied (score 31-32)The CSQ-8 has good test-retest reliability, internal consistency and sensitivity to treatment
45 DAYS, 90 DAYS

Patient Q & A Section

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

What causes stress, psychological?

The concept that stress is caused by a person's interaction with their environment and the people in their social context was not supported. Although the occurrence of stress could be related to contextual influences in a person's environment, this was not universally true. Stress in our samples is an integral part of people's lives and may have many causes. Nevertheless, contextual influences appear to increase the strength of social influence on stress in the social context.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is stress, psychological?

stress is a collection of physiological, behavioral and emotional reactions to the environment that are in the background of all human experience that affect our physical and mental health. In everyday life, stress can be experienced in many ways. It can be a result of the interaction between an individual and his or her environment, or it may arise from a stressful event.\n

Anonymous Patient Answer

How many people get stress, psychological a year in the United States?

A significant proportion of US adults experience stress, psychological distress, or a combination. The public health burden of stress and psychological distress exceeds that of any other preventable cause of death or disease. Prevention efforts targeting stress, psychological distress, and sleep disturbances should be a national priority.

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What are common treatments for stress, psychological?

The most common way for patients to seek treatments for stress and psychological problems is by speaking to a therapist. Moreover, research suggests that it is important to use a variety of techniques for stress and mood problems. In addition, medication is typically used to treat stress, anxiety, and mood and mental health disorders.\n

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What are the signs of stress, psychological?

In a recent study, findings found that distress, anxiety, and negative affect are significant signs of depression and stress, but stress and negative affect were not associated.

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Can stress, psychological be cured?

There is a strong link between stress and chronic inflammation in the body. A significant portion of the population experiencing stress is currently undergoing chronic inflammation despite the presence of chronic symptoms. In a recent study, findings suggests that stress is likely a cause of chronic inflammation rather than a cure. However it is possible that, with proper treatment, stress may be able to prevent or alleviate chronic inflammation.

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What are the latest developments in treatment for therapeutic use?

Therapists are able to manage the effect of psychological stressors on the quality of life of patients with a range of diseases through the various techniques provided by the latest development to help patients. There are treatments of various diseases such as schizophrenia, depression, and fibromyalgia based on the latest development. In addition, the latest development in treatment for psychological stress as well as psychiatric diseases such as depression and schizophrenia, is aimed to the improvement of patient's quality of life.

Anonymous Patient Answer

How does treatment work?

Based on these findings, physicians should take into account and acknowledge stress, emotional and mental health of these patients and do not just forget about it.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is the average age someone gets stress, psychological?

In this sample, stress, psychological, was found to be positively associated with older age (p =.005) and negatively associated with younger age (p =.028). As age increases stress, psychological, and happiness, psychological, decrease. This provides a plausible explanation for the association between older age and depression.

Anonymous Patient Answer

How serious can stress, psychological be?

These associations cannot be interpreted as simple associations. The authors hypothesize that the results imply that stressors may act as stress-enhancers, that stressors can act as stressors themselves, and/or that both stressors and stressors are involved in the occurrence of cardiovascular disease.

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What is treatment?

The data indicate that [Stress management is an effective treatment that can help women with [breast cancer](https://www.withpower.com/clinical-trials/breast-cancer) endure both surgery and recovery] (reference for stress management not given). For women with [early breast cancer] (reference given), stress management helps you handle the tension and the fear of having a diagnosis and treatment before you are ready [emphasis on psychosocial issues: not cancer related issues, which may affect medical treatment] (reference given). [Stress management] helps you feel more capable and more hopeful as you cope with a diagnoses, surgeries and treatments...

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is the primary cause of stress, psychological?

The primary cause of stress is a result of life events and circumstances. Stress affects all people, men and women and those with and without a disability, but the magnitude of the impact is considerably smaller for the most vulnerable to stress. It is for this reason that the magnitude of the problem is important, not a single cause. Stress management methods differ for different people. We recommend that when individuals seek services from health care practitioners and self care, they be asked to consider the cause, intensity, and level of distress from what they perceive to be stress. A combination of the above, as well as other pertinent self care strategies, may be beneficial to the individual.

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