Metacognitive Therapy for Comorbid Insomnia

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
(problems recruiting patients)
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00235365
First received: October 7, 2005
Last updated: November 21, 2012
Last verified: November 2012
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of meta-cognitive therapy for insomnia.


Condition Intervention
Secondary Insomnia
Behavioral: meta-cognitive therapy
Other: waiting list

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Metacognitive Therapy for Patients With a Psychiatric Disorder and Comorbid Insomnia.

Further study details as provided by Norwegian University of Science and Technology:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Scores on rating scales for sleep quality [ Time Frame: one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Scores on rating scales for depression, psychiatric symptom severity, and cognitive processing. [ Time Frame: one year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: August 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2011
Primary Completion Date: January 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: meta-cognitive therapy
meta-cognitive therapy
Behavioral: meta-cognitive therapy
Meta-cognitive therapy
Active Comparator: waiting list
waiting list control
Other: waiting list
waiting list control

Detailed Description:

This study is a randomized controlled trial with 50 patients with a psychiatric disorder and insomnia. The patients will be randomized into two groups of 25 patients. The first group receives meta-cognitive therapy, whereas the second group will be assigned to a waiting list control.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Insomnia secondary to a primary psychiatric disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

  • substance abuse, psychotic symptoms, suicidal intentions, severe organic disorder or psychiatric disorder where sleep restriction is not advised, organic sleep disorder.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00235365

Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gunnar Morken, PhD MD Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00235365     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S2005.2.gr
Study First Received: October 7, 2005
Last Updated: November 21, 2012
Health Authority: Norway: Norwegian Social Science Data Services

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