Dr. Sheila N. Garland, PhD, R Psych
Assistant Professor, Discipline of Psychology
Cross Appointed to the Discipline of Oncology
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Psychosocial Oncology, Insomnia and Sleep Disturbances, Cancer treatment side effects (fatigue, cognitive problems, sexual function, etc), Mind-body Interventions, Stress and Health, Behavioural Clinical Trials
Membership Status:Dr. Sheila Garland is an Associate Member
Address:Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science, Room SN3082, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 232 Elizabeth Avenue, St. John's, Newfoundland, A1B 3X9
Garland, S. N., Gehrman, P., Barg, F. K., Xie, S. X., Mao, J. J. (2016). CHoosing Options for Insomnia in Cancer Effectively (CHOICE): Design of a patient centered comparative effectiveness trial of acupuncture and cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 47, 349-355. PMID: 26956541
Johnson, J. A., Rash, J., Campbell, T., Savard, J., Gehrman, P., Perlis, M., Carlson, L. E., & Garland, S. N. (2015). A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) in cancer survivors. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 27, 20-28. PMID: 26434673
Roscoe, J. A., Garland, S. N., Heckler, C. E., Perlis, M. L. Peoples, A. R. Shayne, M., Savard, J., Daniels, N. P. & Morrow, G. R. (2015) Randomized placebo controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy and armodafinil for insomnia after cancer treatment. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 33(2), 165-171. PMID: 25452447
Garland, S. N., Palmer, C., Donelson, M., Gehrman, P., Johnson, D., & Mao, J. J. (2014). A case-controlled comparison of telomere length and psychological functioning in breast cancer survivors with and without insomnia symptoms. Rejuvenation Research, 17 (5), 453-457. PMID: 25111028.
Garland, S. N., Johnson, F. B., Palmer, C., Speck, R. M., Donelson, M., Xie, S. X., DeMichelle, A., & Mao, J. J. (2014). Physical activity and telomere length in breast cancer survivors. Breast Cancer Research, 6(4), 413. PMID: 25074648.
Howell, D., Oliver, T.K., Keller-Olaman, S., Davidson, J., Garland, S. N., Samuels, C., Savard. J., Harris, C., Aubin, M., Olson, K., Sussman, J., MacFarlane, J., & Taylor, C. (2014). Sleep disturbance in adults with cancer: A systematic review of evidence for best practices in assessment and management for clinical practice. Annals of Oncology, 25(4), 791-800.
Garland, S. N., Carlson, L. E., Stephens, A., Antle, M., Samuels, C., & Campbell, T. (2014). Mindfulness-based stress reduction compared to cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of insomnia comorbid with cancer: a randomized, partially blinded, non-inferiority trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 32 (5), 449-57. PMID: 24395850
Howell, D., Oliver, T.K., Keller-Olaman, S., Davidson, J., Garland, S. N., Samuels, C., Savard. J., Harris, C., Aubin, M., Olson, K., Sussman, J., MacFarlane, J., & Taylor, C. as the Sleep Expert Panel on behalf of the Cancer Journey Advisory Group of the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (2013). A Pan-Canadian practice guideline: Prevention, screening, assessment and treatment of sleep disturbances in adults with cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21, 2695-2706. PMID: 23708820
Garland, S. N., Carlson, L. E., Antle, M., Samuels, C., & Campbell, T. (2011). I-CAN SLEEP: Rationale and design of a non-inferiority RCT of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for the treatment of insomnia in cancer survivors. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 32(5), 747-754. PMID: 21658476.