Nature as an Intervention for Older Adults with Chronic Pain

Title: Nature as an Intervention for Older Adults with Chronic Pain

Investigator: Nancy M. Wells, PhD, Cornell University

Overview: This pilot study will conduct a randomized controlled trial of older adults with chronic pain to examine the effect of nature exposure on: (a) long-term nature engagement behavior; and (b) pain intensity levels. If an effect on pain intensity is found, this study will explore (c) potential mechanism(s) underlying this association.