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Intensive Trauma Treatment for Children Exposed to Parental Conflict

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03271346
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 5, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 5, 2017
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Gratis Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to track outcomes of the investigator's therapy approach with children of separation/divorce who have been exposed to parental conflict.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Conflict, Interparental Trauma, Psychological Behavioral: intensive trauma-focused therapy

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 4 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Intensive Trauma Treatment for Children Exposed to Parental Conflict
Study Start Date : February 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date : January 30, 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : January 30, 2019

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in CROPS following treatment [ Time Frame: Pre-treatment, 2 weeks post-treatment, 2 months post-treatment ]
    Child (self-) Report of Posttraumatic Symptoms

  2. Change in PROPS following treatment [ Time Frame: Pre-treatment, 2 weeks post-treatment, 2 months post-treatment ]
    Parent Report of Posttraumatic Symptoms

  3. Change in SUDS following treatment [ Time Frame: Pre-treatment, 2 weeks post-treatment, 2 months post-treatment ]
    Subjective Units of Distress Scale

  4. Change in PRS following treatment [ Time Frame: Pre-treatment, 2 weeks post-treatment, 2 months post-treatment ]
    Problem Rating Scale



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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 16 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Children exposed to parental conflict and contested custody
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • child between the ages of 6 - 16
  • parent concerned re child's distress and behaviors related to custody, visitation, etc.
  • parent has the legal authority to obtain treatment for the child
  • parent and child fluent in English

Exclusion Criteria:

  • as per clinical judgment of the PI during a telephone screening (interview of the referring parent), determination that the child is unlikely to be responsive to the intensive therapy format. This would typically be due to the child having a severe intellectual impairment, major dissociative disorder, etc.

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Contacts
Contact: Ricky Greenwald, PsyD 413-774-2340 cti@childtrauma.com
Contact: Karen Steward 413-774-2340 kjs@childtrauma.com

Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute Recruiting
Northampton, Massachusetts, United States, 01060
Contact: Ricky Greenwald, PsyD    413-774-2340    cti@childtrauma.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute
Gratis Foundation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ricky Greenwald, PsyD Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute

Responsible Party: Trauma Institute & Child Trauma Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03271346     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2015-GRE-1
First Posted: September 5, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 5, 2017
Last Verified: August 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Wounds and Injuries
Psychological Trauma
Stress Disorders, Traumatic
Trauma and Stressor Related Disorders
Mental Disorders