Sheila N Garland

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Increased mindfulness is related to improved stress and mood following participation in a mindfulness-based stress reduction program in individuals with cancer
    Sheila N Garland
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 12:31-40. 2013
  2. ncbi "How do you live without a stomach?": a multiple case study examination of total gastrectomy for palliation or prophylaxis
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 9:305-13. 2011
  3. doi Mindfulness-based stress reduction compared with cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of insomnia comorbid with cancer: a randomized, partially blinded, noninferiority trial
    Sheila N Garland
    Sheila N Garland, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Health System, and Perelman School of Medicine Alisa J Stephens, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Sheila N Garland, Linda E Carlson, Michael C Antle, Charles Samuels, and Tavis S Campbell, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 32:449-57. 2014
  4. doi Psychological benefits for cancer patients and their partners participating in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR)
    Kathryn Birnie
    Department of Psychosocial Resources, Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Psychooncology 19:1004-9. 2010
  5. doi The quality of life trajectory of resected gastric cancer
    Gitonga Munene
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 105:337-41. 2012
  6. doi Prospective evaluation of the reliability, validity, and minimally important difference of the functional assessment of cancer therapy-gastric (FACT-Ga) quality-of-life instrument
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer 117:1302-12. 2011
  7. doi Recruitment and retention of palliative cancer patients and their partners participating in a longitudinal evaluation of a psychosocial retreat program
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 7:49-56. 2009
  8. ncbi A non-randomized comparison of mindfulness-based stress reduction and healing arts programs for facilitating post-traumatic growth and spirituality in cancer outpatients
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 15:949-61. 2007
  9. ncbi Associations among salivary cortisol, melatonin, catecholamines, sleep quality and stress in women with breast cancer and healthy controls
    Linda E Carlson
    Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Behav Med 30:45-58. 2007
  10. ncbi Impact of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on sleep, mood, stress and fatigue symptoms in cancer outpatients
    Linda E Carlson
    Department of Oncology, Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 12:278-85. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi Increased mindfulness is related to improved stress and mood following participation in a mindfulness-based stress reduction program in individuals with cancer
    Sheila N Garland
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 12:31-40. 2013
    ..This study examined the effect of participation in an MBSR program on levels of mindfulness in a heterogeneous sample of individuals with cancer, and if these changes were related to improvements in stress and mood outcomes...
  2. ncbi "How do you live without a stomach?": a multiple case study examination of total gastrectomy for palliation or prophylaxis
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 9:305-13. 2011
    ..Considering the impact such a procedure may have, very little is known about what factors influence an individual's postsurgical quality of life (QL)...
  3. doi Mindfulness-based stress reduction compared with cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of insomnia comorbid with cancer: a randomized, partially blinded, noninferiority trial
    Sheila N Garland
    Sheila N Garland, Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania Health System, and Perelman School of Medicine Alisa J Stephens, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Sheila N Garland, Linda E Carlson, Michael C Antle, Charles Samuels, and Tavis S Campbell, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 32:449-57. 2014
    ..Our study examined whether mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) is noninferior to cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) for the treatment of insomnia in patients with cancer...
  4. doi Psychological benefits for cancer patients and their partners participating in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR)
    Kathryn Birnie
    Department of Psychosocial Resources, Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Psychooncology 19:1004-9. 2010
    ..Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) programs have demonstrated clinical benefit for a variety of chronic illnesses, including cancer. This is the first study to report MBSR participation with partners of cancer patients...
  5. doi The quality of life trajectory of resected gastric cancer
    Gitonga Munene
    Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Surg Oncol 105:337-41. 2012
    ..The gastric cancer module for the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy system of QoL measurement tools (FACT-Ga) was utilized to determine the changes in QoL following gastrectomy, and during the disease course...
  6. doi Prospective evaluation of the reliability, validity, and minimally important difference of the functional assessment of cancer therapy-gastric (FACT-Ga) quality-of-life instrument
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer 117:1302-12. 2011
    ..Recently, the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Gastric (FACT-Ga) was developed to measure the quality of life (QoL) of patients with gastric cancer. This newly developed instrument has not yet been validated...
  7. doi Recruitment and retention of palliative cancer patients and their partners participating in a longitudinal evaluation of a psychosocial retreat program
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Palliat Support Care 7:49-56. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of offering the Tapestry Retreat, an intensive psychosocial intervention for palliative care patients and their partners...
  8. ncbi A non-randomized comparison of mindfulness-based stress reduction and healing arts programs for facilitating post-traumatic growth and spirituality in cancer outpatients
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Support Care Cancer 15:949-61. 2007
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  9. ncbi Associations among salivary cortisol, melatonin, catecholamines, sleep quality and stress in women with breast cancer and healthy controls
    Linda E Carlson
    Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Behav Med 30:45-58. 2007
    ..These results are consistent with other studies of early-stage breast cancer and highlight the importance of considering disease characteristics when investigating endocrine and sympathetic nervous system functioning...
  10. ncbi Impact of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on sleep, mood, stress and fatigue symptoms in cancer outpatients
    Linda E Carlson
    Department of Oncology, Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 12:278-85. 2005
    ..There was also a significant reduction in stress (p < .001), mood disturbance (p = .001), and fatigue (p < .001). The associations among these changes and implications for improving quality of life of cancer patients are discussed...
  11. doi I-CAN SLEEP: rationale and design of a non-inferiority RCT of Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the treatment of Insomnia in CANcer survivors
    Sheila N Garland
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:747-54. 2011
    ..It is important to develop and evaluate treatments that comprehensively address the common symptom profiles experienced by cancer survivors...