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Do you have Chronic Low Back Pain?


If so, you may be eligible for a


Mindful Movement Study!


What is This Research Study About?

Chronic low back pain is a complex condition that can cause significant physical and mental discomfort affecting individuals’ quality of life. We want to find out if non-drug treatments like Mindfulness-based Dance/Movement Therapy (M-DMT) can provide people experiencing chronic low back pain with tools to better manage their pain.

What is Involved?

  • Take part in 12 weekly 90-minute group M-DMT classes.
  • Your feedback on the program through questionnaires.

Who can Participate? You may be eligible to take part if you:

  • Are diagnosed with chronic low back pain that has persisted for at least 3 months.
  • Are able to engage in moderate dance/movement activities.
  • Are not pregnant.


You will receive up to $160 for your participation in the study.

Where does the study take place?

At Parkway Health and Wellness Center (Three Parkway Building, 2nd Floor)
1601 Cherry St, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

If you are interested in participating in this study, please contact: or 267-359-5502.

Thank you very much for your time and cooperation. We appreciate your support of this and all Drexel CNHP research!

This research is conducted by a researcher who is a member of Drexel University and is approved by the Institutional Review board.