Depression Management Project (DMP)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01150604
First received: June 23, 2010
Last updated: April 9, 2014
Last verified: April 2014
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine whether an eight-lesson self-help intervention delivered online will result in a reduction of depressive symptoms.


Condition Intervention Phase
Major Depression
Depression
Behavioral: Self-help cognitive-behavioral online course
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by University of California, San Francisco:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptoms - Self-report [ Time Frame: Baseline, 1, 2, and 5 months post consent ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 547
Study Start Date: June 2010
Study Completion Date: June 2013
Primary Completion Date: June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Self-help course Behavioral: Self-help cognitive-behavioral online course
A self-help online course based on cognitive behavioral therapy for major depression.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participants will be 18 years of age or older,
  • Participants will have regular (>1 time/week) access to internet and email, with a valid email address,
  • Participants will be fluent or almost fluent in English, and
  • Participants will be looking for information to help themselves, rather than another person.
  • Only those invited to participate will be eligible.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Participants under 18 years of age,
  • Participants will with sporadic (< 1 time/week) access to internet and email,
  • Participants who fail to provide an email address,
  • Participants with English difficulties,
  • Participants looking for information to help someone else, and
  • Participants not invited will be ineligible.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01150604

Locations
United States, California
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California, United States, 94143
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, San Francisco
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01150604     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: T32 MH19391
Study First Received: June 23, 2010
Last Updated: April 9, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of California, San Francisco:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Mood Management
Self-help
Internet

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depression
Depressive Disorder
Depressive Disorder, Major
Behavioral Symptoms
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 01, 2014