Expanding Reach of Evidence-based Psychotherapy for Veterans With Co-occurring Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT05372185|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 12, 2022
Last Update Posted : May 18, 2022
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Anxiety Disorders Substance Use Disorders||Behavioral: VA Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management- Substance Use Version Behavioral: Usual care||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||40 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Expanding Reach of Evidence-based Psychotherapy for Rural Veterans With Co-occurring Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders.|
|Actual Study Start Date :||April 25, 2022|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 31, 2023|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 1, 2023|
Experimental: VA CALM-S
Active psychotherapy using VA CALM-S, a weekly (9-12 sessions) cognitive behavioral therapy addressing co-occurring anxiety and substance use disorders, using disorder specific and transdiagnostic tools.
Behavioral: VA Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management- Substance Use Version
VA Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management- Substance Use Version (VA CALM-S) is a cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) program that employs computer assistance to empower providers to deliver CBT with high fidelity. The computer program guides both providers and patients in a course of CBT, and in this study the content will focus on using transdiagnostic treatment elements to address co-occurring anxiety and substance use disorders.
Active Comparator: Usual Care
Participants in usual care will engage with VA healthcare using standard procedures of their facility.
Behavioral: Usual care
Veterans will engage in VA care using the standard procedures of their facility.
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder-7 [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]Self report measure of anxiety symptoms (score range 0-21), higher scores indicate greater anxiety (i.e., poorer outcome).
- Substance use frequency [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]Number of substance use days
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT05372185
|Contact: Anthony Ecker, PHDemail@example.com|
|United States, Texas|
|Michael E DeBakey VAMC||Recruiting|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Contact: Anthony Ecker, PhD 713-440-4486 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Anthony Ecker, PhD|