Table 2: (a) Intervention group, (b) wait-list group.
(a)

PretestPosttest6-week followup3-month followup
MeasuresTime 0Time 1Time 2Time 3
MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD

Primary outcome
 Depressive symptom score 441.710.52401.080.64421.030.61410.990.54
Secondary outcome
 (i) Coping and problem-solving
  (a) Active coping442.920.86393.360.69423.180.75413.350.64
  (b) Substance use441.50.93391.280.65421.180.43411.170.4
  (c) Emotional support442.350.8403.080.79422.920.87412.880.88
  (d) Instrumental support442.550.87403.030.84422.750.86412.830.86
  (e) Positive reframing442.590.88403.350.77423.260.77413.290.8
  (f) Self-blame443.020.81401.990.65422.080.73412.050.84
 (ii) Health behavior
  (a) Spirituality442.40.51402.920.5422.940.54412.980.55
  (b) Interpersonal relation442.570.47402.840.46422.980.48412.960.5
  (c) Stress management442.250.54402.580.45422.670.49412.670.56
 (iii) Loneliness442.770.46402.340.5422.30.48412.260.48
 (iv) Rosenberg global self-esteem442.480.55402.770.49422.790.5412.780.53
 (v) Body Image and sexual self-esteem4424.257.464030.37.44230.218.144130.399.09
Covariates
 (i) Physical dependency440.610.34400.590.37420.590.39410.60.37
 (ii) Substance abuse441.51.45401.51.48421.331.37411.291.45
 (iii) Pain and fatigue 446.52.16405.882.43425.832.29415.782.21

(b)

MeasuresPretestControl/noninterventionIntervention
Posttest6-week followup3-month followupPosttest6-week followup3-month followup
Time 0Time 1Time 2Time 3Time 4Time 5Time 6
MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD MeanSD

Primary outcome
 Depressive symptom score 361.370.5331.380.5321.290.7301.350.56201.010.6261.190.73241.080.6
Secondary outcome
 (i) Coping and problem-solving
  (a) Active coping362.850.8332.940.9323.020.963030.81203.480.6263.290.81243.230.85
  (b) Substance use361.240.6331.30.8321.230.75301.370.81201.080.2261.170.62241.060.22
  (c) Emotional support362.40.8332.381322.520.91302.550.86203.150.8262.880.98242.90.83
  (d) Instrumental support362.380.9332.471322.640.99302.430.98203.150.8262.670.99242.690.83
  (e) Positive reframing362.680.9332.671322.830.89302.670.79203.230.7262.730.96242.790.88
  (f) Self-blame362.761.1332.561.1322.581.06302.781.1202.080.7262.150.89242.271.01
 (ii) Health behavior
  (a) Spirituality362.660.6332.620.6322.740.58302.670.6203.080.5263.020.54242.950.55
  (b) Interpersonal relation362.70.5332.650.5322.790.56302.670.47202.970.4262.970.54242.890.55
  (c) Stress management362.250.4332.270.6322.450.54302.360.56202.690.5262.530.61242.510.59
 (iii) Loneliness362.650.5332.620.5322.480.44302.620.44202.290.5262.360.45242.450.56
 (iv) Rosenberg global self-esteem362.40.6332.450.7322.530.65302.490.71202.840.6262.740.75242.720.69
 (v) Body Image and sexual self-esteem3627.117.73328.398.93128.489.343028.439.512031.97.32631.97.682430.277.31
Covariates
 (i) Physical dependency360.720.6330.810.5320.640.48300.730.56200.680.5260.670.54240.660.57
 (ii) Substance abuse331.671.5311.771.4301.331.45291.591.57201.051.4251.481.64231.391.5
 (iii) Pain and fatigue 366.222.1336.062.3326.061.54306.22.27205.552.2265.51.84244.792.04