Needs Assessment for Bereaved Families (NABF)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2007 by Herzog Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : March 14, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 14, 2007
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Herzog Hospital

Brief Summary:

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 or disease
Bereaved Families

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Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Needs Assessment for Bereaved Families
Study Start Date : January 2007

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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
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).

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): 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 Identifier: NCT00447252     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Brom2CTIL
First Posted: March 14, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2007
Last Verified: March 2007

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