Study of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 21, 2009
Last Update Posted : September 21, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sean Barnes, Binghamton University

July 13, 2009
July 21, 2009
September 21, 2012
August 2009
July 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Sustained Attention to Response Task [ Time Frame: zero to four weeks pre-treatment and zero to three weeks post-treatment ]
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00943033 on Archive Site
Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire [ Time Frame: zero to four weeks pre-treatment and zero to three weeks post-treatment ]
Same as current
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Study of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
Toward Identifying the Mechanisms of Action in Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
Research aimed at assessing changes in depressogenic thinking and the ability to disengage from depressogenic thinking following Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
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Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Major Depressive Disorder
Behavioral: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for the prevention of depressive relapse/recurrence
  • Experimental: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy plus treatment as usual
    Intervention: Behavioral: Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy
  • No Intervention: MBCT Waitlist plus Treatment as Usual
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July 2010
July 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • History of two or more Major Depressive Episodes or history of a Major Depressive Episode lasting at least one year
  • Can speak, read, and understand English

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Meet Criteria for Current Major Depressive Episode or are in partial remission
  • BDI-II score above 19
  • Abuse alcohol or drugs
  • Current Dysthymic Disorder
  • History of: psychosis when not depressed or intoxicated, Mania, Hypomania, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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Sean Barnes, Binghamton University
Binghamton University
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Principal Investigator: Sean M. Barnes, MS Binghamton University SUNY
Binghamton University
September 2012

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