Click the "DO I QUALIFY?" button below to take our short preliminary Chronic Pain Study Enrollment Survey and receive a follow-up phone call within a week from a study team member.
Chronic Pain Study for Veterans and Active Duty Military
Frequently Asked Questions
Dr. Eric Garland, Ph.D., LCSW, is leading the study at the University of Utah College of Social Work Center on Mindfulness and Integrative Health Intervention Development (C-MIIND), in collaboration with the Salt Lake VA Medical Center. The study is funded by the Department of Defense.
To evaluate behavioral group treatments that can assist veterans and active duty military service members with chronic pain conditions.
Participants who have a chronic pain condition and are taking opioid medication (Lortab, Vicodin, Oxycontin, Percocet, Tramadol, Suboxone, Methadone, etc.) to manage their pain.
If you are tapering off your medication, you may still qualify and might benefit by entering the study at this time.
Your participation is voluntary. If you refuse to participate there will be no penalty or loss of benefits to which you are otherwise entitled.
If you qualify, we will schedule an initial 2-part assessment. You will then be assigned to the next group. If you cannot join at this time, we will contact you in the future. New groups begin every 3 months.
Or, please contact a study team member at:
- Phone: 801-599-2604
- Text: 801-200-8595
- Email: email@example.com