Yoga for Neurological Conditions
Protocol: STUDY00002704
Full Title
The effect of adapted yoga as an occupational therapy intervention for adults with neurological disorders
Description
We are looking for adults who have a neurological condition for a research study. The purpose of this study is to find out if participating in yoga for occupational therapy can increase quality of life in people with neurological disorders.

In this study you will participate in adapted yoga rehabilitation sessions two times a week, and once a week at home, lasting one hour per session for 6 weeks. The in-group sessions will take place at UB's South Campus.

Compensation is not available for this study.

Technical Description

Yoga has been used to improve muscle strength, balance, and mindfulness for centuries. These benefits may be beneficial for all individuals, including those with Parkinson's, stroke, multiple sclerosis, and other neurological disorders. The purpose of this study is to see if yoga will improve balance, fatigue, perceived ability to participate in occupations, and confidence in home and community mobility in individuals with neurological disability.
Compensation: No
Eligibility
Age 18+
Have been diagnosed with a neurological condition
Age Group: Adults
Principal Investigator: MARY MATTELIANO
Contact(s)
MARY MATTELIANO
mmatte@buffalo.edu
+1 716-829-6728
Want to Learn More?
Let us know how the study team can reach you. If you do not hear back within 2 business days, reach out to the study team directly at the contact information above or email ctsiresearch@buffalo.edu and someone will assist you.