Feeling overwhelmed by stress?

Learn how to respond to stressors in your daily life in a new way!

Join a UCSF study that will help us to better understand how daily mindfulness and compassion practices may change your well-being in everyday life.

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You can take part if you are a healthy woman ages 30-60 who has experienced early life stress.

Find out if you're eligible by taking the quick eligibility screener.

Why Join?

Learn mindfulness and compassion skills that you will practice in everyday life over 30 days. Contributing to science, helps us move toward a more stress-free future for yourself and others like you!

You will also receive up to:

  • $200 for doing all parts of the study

Working from Home

What will I do?

You will meet with the study team two times (either in-person at UCSF or remotely via Zoom) – once at the start and again at the end.

Using a Touch Phone

Each time you will be asked to:

  • Complete self-report and interview-guided questions.

  • Discuss and provide feedback on the mindfulness-based practices and study app.

In between meetings with the study team, you will be asked to:

  • Track your stress and mood several times a day over 30 days (daily check-ins)

  • Practice mindfulness and compassion practices in your daily life over 30 days.