A Weight Loss Trial for Emotional Eating
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02055391|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 5, 2014
Last Update Posted : February 5, 2014
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obesity||Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss Behavioral: Enhanced Behavioral Weight Loss||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||79 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Novel Weight Loss Intervention for Obesity|
|Study Start Date :||September 2009|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2011|
Active Comparator: Behavioral Weight Loss
State of the art behavioral weight loss treatment
Behavioral: Behavioral Weight Loss
Weekly group meetings addressing behavioral weight loss skills including calorie counting, exercise, behavior modification, environmental changes, and coping with triggers.
Experimental: Enhanced Behavioral Weight Loss
Combines behavioral weight loss skills with skills specifically targeting emotional eating.
Behavioral: Enhanced Behavioral Weight Loss
Weekly group meetings that combine behavioral weight loss skills (calorie counting, exercise, behavior modification, environmental changes) with skills to decrease emotional eating by learning ways to manage and cope with emotions without eating.
- weight change [ Time Frame: 12 weeks and 20 weeks ]
- changes in emotional eating [ Time Frame: 12 weeks and 20 weeks ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02055391
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19140|
|Principal Investigator:||Edie M Goldbacher, PhD||La Salle University|