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Needs Assessment for Bereaved Families (NABF)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2007 by Herzog Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
Information provided by:
Herzog Hospital Identifier:
First received: March 13, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2007
History: No changes posted

The present study will focus on several objectives in the framework of the family perspective and systemic understanding of the mourning process:

  1. Identification of the psychological, social and practical needs of families that have lost a child to terrorism.
  2. Deepening and extending the knowledge of how families cope with the loss of a child in a violent incident of a security-related nature.
  3. Identification of risk and resilience factors within the family structure, and the nature of the relationships within the family.

Condition Phase
Bereaved Families Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Needs Assessment for Bereaved Families

Further study details as provided by Herzog Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: January 2007
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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • lost a son or daughter below the age of 18 as a result of a terrorist incident,
  • at least six months previously

Exclusion Criteria:

  • single-parent families
  • family members who suffer from mental retardation, disturbances because of addiction, or psychiatric disturbance from the psychotic or autistic spectra (schizophrenia, manic-depressive illness, psychotic disturbances, PDD).
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00447252

Contact: Danny Brom, Ph.d +972-2-6449666

The Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma Recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel
Contact: Danny Brom, Ph.D    +972-2-6449666    DBROM@HERZOGHOSPITAL.ORG   
Principal Investigator: Danny Brom, Ph.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Herzog Hospital
Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
Study Director: Danny Brom, Ph.D The Israel Center for the Treatment of Psychotrauma
  More Information Identifier: NCT00447252     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Brom2CTIL
Study First Received: March 13, 2007
Last Updated: March 13, 2007

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