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Social Media Use in Adolescents Admitted to a Psychiatric Unit

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03836846
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : February 11, 2019
Last Update Posted : February 11, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kaiser Permanente

Brief Summary:
We will investigate the association between social media use and depression in adolescents admitted to a psychiatric unit and continue to follow their progress after discharge in outpatient clinic services. We expect improvement in their depressive symptoms by modifying social media use and adding a mental health app to further encourage the positive effects of social media.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
to Investigate the Association Beween Social Media Use and Depression Behavioral: CBT Mobile App Behavioral: Treatment as usual Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Social Media Use in Adolescents Admitted to a Psychiatric Unit
Estimated Study Start Date : March 1, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 31, 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 31, 2021

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: Treament As Usual
Standard of care as usual with follow-up at 1-, 3-, and 6-months
Behavioral: Treatment as usual
TUA as per standard of care

Active Comparator: Intervention with CBT Mobile App
Treatment as usual with additional treatment using cognitive behavioral therapy mobile apps (ie What's Up?)
Behavioral: CBT Mobile App
TUA and the additional treatment of a Mental Health App (What's Up?). This app will be used to guide adolescents through cognitive behavioral therapy and acceptance commitment therapy techniques, as well as to assist in developing coping mechanisms to prevent readmission.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Comparing depression scales with social media use [ Time Frame: 1 month ]
    Compare TUA with TUA and the mobile app intervention

  2. Comparing depression scales with social media use [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    Compare TUA with TUA and the mobile app intervention

  3. Comparing depression scales with social media use [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Compare TUA with TUA and the mobile app intervention



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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 17 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participants admitted to inpatient psychiatric unit
  • Kaiser insured participants between 13-17 years of age with parental consent
  • positive for social media use
  • English speaking

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnant
  • non English speaking

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03836846


Contacts
Contact: Patricia Ann S Calimlim, MD 909-427-5603 patricia-ann.s.calimlim@kp.org
Contact: Muniza Siddiqui, MD 909-427-5603 muniza.siddiqui@kp.org

Locations
United States, California
Canyon Ridge Hospital Not yet recruiting
Chino, California, United States, 91710
Contact: Patricia Ann S Calimlim, MD    909-427-5603    patricia-ann.s.calimlim@kp.org   
Contact: Muniza Siddiqui    909-427-5603    muniza.siddiqui@kp.org   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kaiser Permanente

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Kaiser Permanente
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03836846     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 029021
First Posted: February 11, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 11, 2019
Last Verified: February 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Plan Description: All data will be collected by trained study personnel, and each study participant will be assigned a unique study number. Data will be de-identified after collection and hard copies of data will be stored in a locked cabinet in the investigator's office. We are considering options to share de-identified data.

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No