Testing a Positive Psychology-based Intervention for Couples Coping With Stroke "RESToreD"

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Couples consist of one partner who had an ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke > 6 months ago and a cohabiting partner (> 1 year) who self-identifies as the caregiver and is willing to enroll in the study;
- Either one or both partner(s) report depressive symptoms as assessed by the PROMIS-D (no formal diagnosis is required).

Exclusion Criteria

- the caregiver has had a stroke or other major neurological condition;
- either partner is unable to understand the printed English instructions;
- either partner scores <19 (the established cut-off for mild cognitive impairment) on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), a validated screening instrument for cognitive performance.