Evaluation of Re-Entry Values and Mindfulness Program (REVAMP) With Jail Inmates

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
June Tangney, George Mason University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01378923
First received: June 17, 2011
Last updated: May 3, 2013
Last verified: May 2013

June 17, 2011
May 3, 2013
April 2011
June 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Recidivism - Self Report of undetected crimes [ Time Frame: 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Recidivism - Self Report of Arrests [ Time Frame: 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Recidivism - Official Records of arrests [ Time Frame: 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Substance Dependence symptoms - Texas Christian University (TCU) measure [ Time Frame: 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • HIV Risk Behavior - Sex and Intravenous Drug Use (IDU) - TCU [ Time Frame: 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Acceptability - number of participants who report finding the treatment helpful and number who would recommend the treatment to a friend [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01378923 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
  • Mindfulness - Self report using Mindfulness Inventory: Nine Dimensions (MI:ND) [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Self Control - Self report using Brief Self control Scale (BSC) [ Time Frame: post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Self-Compassion - Self report using Neff's scale [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Distress-Driven Impulsivity - Behavioral measure using Balloon Analog Reaction Test (BART) preceded by mirror tracing task [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Psychological Symptoms - Self report using Personality Assessment Inventory [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Mindfulness - Self report using MI:ND [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Self Control - Self report using BSC [ Time Frame: post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Self-Compassion - Self report using Neff's scale [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Distress-Driven Impulsivity - Behavioral measure using BART preceded by mirror tracing task [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Psychological Symptoms - Self report using Personality Assessment Inventory [ Time Frame: 1 week post-treatment and 3 months post-release ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
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Evaluation of Re-Entry Values and Mindfulness Program (REVAMP) With Jail Inmates
Pilot Evaluation of the Re-Entry Values and Mindfulness Program (REVAMP) With Jail Inmates

This is a pilot study to examine the acceptability and effectiveness of the Re-Entry Values and Mindfulness Program (REVAMP), a group intervention for jail inmates. It is hypothesized that REVAMP will reduce post-release recidivism, substance abuse, and HIV risk behavior.

Not Provided
Interventional
Phase 1
Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Impulsive Behavior
  • Substance Abuse
  • HIV Risk Behavior
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Criminogenic Thinking
  • Behavioral: REVAMP
    The Re-entry values and mindfulness program (REVAMP) is an 8 session group intervention designed for jail inmates nearing release into the community
  • Behavioral: TAU
    have access to standard jail programs and services
  • Experimental: Values-based mindfulness group
    The Re-entry values and mindfulness program (REVAMP) is an 8 session group intervention designed for jail inmates nearing release into the community
    Intervention: Behavioral: REVAMP
  • Treatment as usual
    has access to standard jail interventions and programs
    Intervention: Behavioral: TAU
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Active, not recruiting
40
June 2013
June 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be male
  • Must be currently incarcerated jail inmate
  • Must be sentenced
  • Sentence must be short enough to serve out sentence at the Adult Detention Center
  • Release date must follow projected final session of treatment
  • Must speak, read, and write in English with sufficient proficiency to use workbook and participate in group sessions
  • Must be assigned to the jail's "general population"

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Actively psychotic
  • Assigned "keep separate" from other group members
Male
18 Years and older
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT01378923
CCT-01
Yes
June Tangney, George Mason University
George Mason University
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Principal Investigator: June P Tangney, PhD George Mason University
George Mason University
May 2013

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