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Neurobehavioral Intervention as a Novel Treatment Approach for Emotion-Regulatory Deficits

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01466751
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 8, 2011
Last Update Posted : November 18, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Stanford University

Brief Summary:
The present study will explore the effectiveness of a computer based neurobehavioral intervention in alleviating symptoms and improving emotion regulation in psychiatric populations. It will increase understanding of psychopathology at a neural-circuit level and aid development of new non-pharmacological treatment for emotion regulatory deficits.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Anxiety Depression Behavioral: Computerized Neurobehavioral Intervention Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 58 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Neurobehavioral Intervention as a Novel Treatment Approach for Emotion-Regulatory Deficits
Study Start Date : January 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Anxiety

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Engaging computerized tasks
Participants will log into a personalized website and engage in computerized tasks online.
Behavioral: Computerized Neurobehavioral Intervention
Targeted, computerized interventions completed from the participants' own home on a computer.

Experimental: Neurobehavioral computerized tasks
Participants will log into a personalized website and engage in computerized tasks online.
Behavioral: Computerized Neurobehavioral Intervention
Targeted, computerized interventions completed from the participants' own home on a computer.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Emotional conflict adaptation - fMRI imaging and behavioral [ Time Frame: 3-month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Anxiety - self-report symptoms [ Time Frame: 3-month ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • current anxiety or depression symptoms
  • internet access

Exclusion Criteria:

  • lifetime psychotic disorder, past-year substance dependence

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01466751


Locations
United States, California
Stanford University, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford, California, United States, 94305
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
Investigators
Study Director: Anett Gyurak, PhD Stanford University

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Stanford University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01466751     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB-19338
First Posted: November 8, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 18, 2014
Last Verified: November 2014

Keywords provided by Stanford University:
Computerized neurobehavioral intervention