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Effect of Patient Participation in Mental Health Care

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01083225
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 9, 2010
Last Update Posted : August 19, 2015
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Norwegian Foundation for Health and Rehabilitation
The Research Council of Norway
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of individual user involvement in an outpatient mental health center. The intervention consists of patients completing a self-report symptom and problem questionnaire and reviewing it with a clinician.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Mental Health Behavioral: Client feedback Behavioral: Treatment as usual Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 75 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomised Controlled Trial on the Effect of Individual User Involvement in a Mental Health Center
Study Start Date : January 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2012

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Mental Health
U.S. FDA Resources

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Client feedback Behavioral: Client feedback
Client feedback during consultations using ORS (Outcome rating scale) and SRS (Session rating scale).
Active Comparator: Treatment as usual Behavioral: Treatment as usual
Treatment as usual, consultations



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Mental health symptom score (Basis-32) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  2. Patient activation (Patient Activation Measure) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  3. Alliance (Inpatient treatment alliance scale) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Patient satisfaction (Client Satisfaction Questionnaire) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  2. Quality of life (Short form 12) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  3. Evaluation of problems (Outcome rating scale) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  4. Evaluation of consultations (Session Rating Scale) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]
  5. Evaluation of involvement [ Time Frame: Baseline, 6 weeks, 6 months & 12 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Over 18 years of age.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not able to complete the questionnaires.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01083225


Locations
Norway
St. Olavs Hospital, Nidaros Mental Health Center
Trondheim, Norway
Sponsors and Collaborators
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norwegian Foundation for Health and Rehabilitation
The Research Council of Norway
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Aslak Steinsbekk, PhD Norwegian University of Science and Technology