Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy Enter the Brief Title for Protocol IRB 09-003781> (IPSRT)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Astrid Hoberg, Mayo Clinic Identifier:
First received: December 18, 2009
Last updated: September 14, 2011
Last verified: September 2011

In patients with bipolar disorder referred for psychotherapy, is interpersonal and social rhythm therapy delivered in a group psychotherapy format over 2-3 weeks feasible? This project will help determine if interpersonal social rhythm therapy can be delivered in the programmatic format being considered for the outpatient mood program.

Condition Intervention
Bipolar Disorder, Depressed
Behavioral: Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Feasibility of Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy for Outpatients With Bipolar Disorder

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Symptom improvement and patient satisfaction with group and programmatic format in the delivery of interpersonal and social rhythm therapy. [ Time Frame: 3 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 9
Study Start Date: October 2009
Study Completion Date: August 2010
Primary Completion Date: May 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy
All participants receive eight sessions of Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy.
Behavioral: Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy
Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy delivered in two individual therapy sessions and six group therapy sessions.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Adult patients with a confirmed diagnosis of Bipolar disorder in a depressed phase.

Referral for Interpersonal and Social Rhythm Therapy

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01037283

Sponsors and Collaborators
Mayo Clinic
Principal Investigator: Astrid Hoberg, RN, CNS Mayo Clinic
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Responsible Party: Astrid Hoberg, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Mayo Clinic Identifier: NCT01037283     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 09-003781
Study First Received: December 18, 2009
Last Updated: September 14, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bipolar Disorder
Affective Disorders, Psychotic
Mental Disorders
Mood Disorders processed this record on October 06, 2015