Preventing Substance Use and Risky Behavior Among Rural African American Youth
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00535704|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 26, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Risky Sexual Behavior||Behavioral: Strong African American Families-Teen Program Behavioral: FUEL||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||502 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Preventing Substance Use and Risky Behavior Among Rural African American Youth|
|Study Start Date :||November 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2012|
The Strong AFrican American FAmilies-Teen program is a five part educational program has been designed to help teens and their parents create successful futures and avoid the risky behaviors that sometimes keep teens from reaching their goals.
Behavioral: Strong African American Families-Teen Program
5 week educational program for teens and their caregivers.Each meeting lasts approximately 2 hours.
The FUEL program is a family-based adaptation of a curriculum designed to assist teens to develop lifestyles that prevent health problems such as heart disease, diabetes, and being overweight. This program deals with diet and exercise, the influence of TV and magazines on eating habits, and handling stress.
5 week educational program for teens and caregivers. Each weekly session lasts approximately 2 hours
- Sexual behavior [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
- Substance Use [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00535704
|United States, Georgia|
|Center for Family Research|
|Athens, Georgia, United States, 30605|
|Principal Investigator:||Gene H Brody||University of Georgia|