Virtual Coach for Mindfulness Meditation Training
This study has been completed.
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First received: September 29, 2010
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Last verified: September 2010
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Evaluate the effectiveness of using a virtual computer coach to provide mindfulness meditation training, and the coaching support required to initiate a regular practice.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
|Official Title:||Virtual Coach for Mindfulness Meditation Training|
Further study details as provided by Psychometrix Associates:
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Frequency of meditating [ Time Frame: 7 weeks (weekly) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Measure the number of times participants meditated per week, throughout the 7 week period of the study.
|Study Start Date:||January 2010|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2010|
|Primary Completion Date:||March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Experimental: Mindfulness meditation coaching
Assess effectiveness of using a virtual computer coach to train mindfulness meditation
Behavioral: Mindfulness meditation coaching
Participants interact with virtual coach to obtain instruction in mindfulness meditation and coaching support.
Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01212497
|United States, Virginia|
|Blacksburg, Virginia, United States, 24060|
Sponsors and Collaborators
|Principal Investigator:||Eva Hudlicka, Ph.D.||Psychometrix Associates|