C-MIIND aims to exert a transformative influence on healthcare by leveraging discoveries from basic biobehavioral science to develop, optimize, and test mindfulness-based therapies and other integrative health interventions.
SMART Embedded Intervention for Military Postsurgical Engagement Readiness (SEMPER)
Optimal musculoskeletal health is essential for active-duty Service Members, who are required to maintain physical fitness to meet intense...
Targeting Co-occurring Disorders in the Community with Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement
The co-occurrence of chronic pain, psychological distress, and misuse of prescription opioids undermines the mission of the U.S. Military and inflicts...
Targeting Hedonic Dysregulation to Address Chronic Pain and Opioid Misuse in Primary Care
A significant number of individuals with chronic pain receiving long-term opioid therapy are at risk of prescription opioid misuse – a problem for which...
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C-MIIND was established in May 2017 at the University of Utah with the following mission:
To develop, test, optimize, and disseminate mindfulness and other integrative health interventions by translating discoveries from basic biobehavioral science into solutions for health and society.
C-MIIND’s research efforts target complex, comorbid, and chronic health and mental health problems (chronic pain, opioid misuse, addiction, depression, etc.) that have not yet been solved by traditional medical approaches.
Eric Garland Ph.D., LCSW