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Harnessing Online Peer Education Online Support Intervention for COVID-19 (HOPE COVID-19)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04376515
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : May 6, 2020
Last Update Posted : November 3, 2020
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sean D Young, University of California, Irvine

Brief Summary:
The Harnessing Online Peer Education COVID-19 (HOPE COVID-19) intervention will assess whether a peer-led online support community can improve behavioral health outcomes related to COVID-19.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Anxiety Behavioral: HOPE intervention Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
The Harnessing Online Peer Education COVID-19 (HOPE COVID-19) intervention will assess whether a peer-led online support community can improve behavioral health outcomes related to COVID-19. Participants in the intervention group will be assigned to peer leaders trained in the HOPE intervention methods.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
Official Title: HOPE Intervention for COVID-19
Actual Study Start Date : March 20, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 1, 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 1, 2021

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MedlinePlus related topics: Anxiety

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: HOPE Intervention
HOPE peer-led intervention
Behavioral: HOPE intervention
Online peer support community of peers trained in behavior change science

No Intervention: Control
Control group- online community without peer leaders



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Anxiety [ Time Frame: 6 week ]
    GAD-7. Items reference feelings of anxiousness, worry, fear, and irritability and are rated on a frequency scale from 0 ("not at all") to 3 ("nearly every day"). Sum scores are typically reported (range: 0-21), with scores of 0-4, 5 to 9, 10 to 14, and 15 to 21 having been proposed to differentiate between minimal, mild, moderate, and severe symptom experiences



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Uses social media at least 2x per week

Exclusion Criteria:

-


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04376515


Locations
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United States, California
UC Irvine
Irvine, California, United States, 92617
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Irvine
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Responsible Party: Sean D Young, Principal Investigator, University of California, Irvine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04376515    
Other Study ID Numbers: UCaliforniaIrvineSYoung
First Posted: May 6, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 3, 2020
Last Verified: November 2020

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