Problem-Solving Therapy for Cancer Caregivers: A Randomized Clinical Trial in Outpatient Palliative Care

Principal Investigator: Dr. Karla Washington

In response to the pressing need for an evidence base to support psychosocial services in the ambulatory palliative care setting, this multi-site clinical trial tests the efficacy of a problem-solving therapy intervention designed to reduce psychological distress and improve positive aspects of caregiving among cancer family caregivers.

Contact:
Lucas Jorgensen, MPH
Senior Clinical Research Coordinator
Washington University in St. Louis
Jorgensenl@wustl.edu

Funding and Study Information:
National Cancer Institute
Grant Number R01CA258311
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier NCT04867122

Interventionists:
Diane Huneke, RN
Washington University in St. Louis

Cathryn Koplitz, MSEd, MPhilEd
University of Pennsylvania

Rachael Paulbeck, MA
University of Pennsylvania