Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03820973|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : January 29, 2019
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Anxiety||Behavioral: Brief CBT for Anxiety||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||16 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Development and Pilot Testing of Video-based Deliver of Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||February 1, 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||July 1, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 1, 2020|
Experimental: Brief CBT for Anxiety
Participants will receive Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety (bCBT). Sessions with clinicians will be provided via VA Video Connect to Home (VVC-H). Participants will have the option to select from a list of skills to tailor to his/her preferences. Participants will be able to receive up to 9 total sessions and generally last 30 to 40 minutes. For the purpose of this study, treatment duration will be limited to 3 months to ensure standardization of study outcome measures.
Behavioral: Brief CBT for Anxiety
All participants will receive psychoeducation on anxiety and bCBT treatment approach, work on setting goals, begin self-monitoring, and select skill sessions that fit his/her most pressing needs. Available skills: Relaxation-Diaphragmatic breathing is a simple relaxation technique that increases oxygen flow and reduces the unpleasant physiological sensations associated with anxiety; Exposure - designed to educate Veterans about the role of avoidance in maintaining anxiety problems, as well as information about how to reduce avoidance through exposure exercises; Cognitive - Veterans may opt to address anxiety and worry through modifying negative thinking patterns. Two available options - Increasing Helpful Thoughts and Managing Unhelpful Thoughts.
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder - 7 item scale - looking at change in scores over time [ Time Frame: Baseline, and 3-Months ]scale used to measure anxiety, scores range from 0 to 21, where higher scores equal higher levels of anxiety.
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): NCT03820973
|Contact: Darrell Zeno, MSfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Andrew Robinson, MA||713-440-4400 ext email@example.com|
|United States, Texas|
|Michael E. DeBakey VAMC||Recruiting|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Contact: Darrell Zeno, MS 713-440-4492 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Andrew Robinson, MA 713-440-4400 ext 10262 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Jeffrey Cully, PhD||Michael E. DeBakey VAMC|