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.

Lucas Jorgensen, MPH
Senior Clinical Research Coordinator
Washington University in St. Louis

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

Diane Huneke, RN
Washington University in St. Louis

Cathryn Koplitz, MSEd, MPhilEd
University of Pennsylvania

Rachael Paulbeck, MA
University of Pennsylvania