Stroke is the leading cause of disability, third leading cause of death, and one of the most resource-intensive diseases among Americans. African-Americans (AA) have a stroke rate nearly double that of Euro-Americans (EA), and AA who experience a first-ever stroke are younger, have greater stroke disability, more post-stroke complications, and slower recovery compared to EA.
- Psychoeducation Behavioral
ARM 1: Kind: Experimental Label: Psychoeducation Description: Psychoeducation will include attending individual and group sessions.
- Allocation: Randomized
- Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
- Intervention: Parallel Assignment
|Type||Measure||Time Frame||Safety Issue|
|Primary||Medication adherence||Screening/baseline, 3 months, 6 months||No|
|Secondary||Biological and health behaviors parameters||Baseline, 3 months, 6 months||No|