Clinical Trial

Neural Response to Food Stimuli

Study Description

Neural Response to Food Stimuli: fMRI Changes Following Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder

The purpose of this research is to conduct a randomized controlled trial (RCT) assessing the impact of CBT on neural responses to binge eating stimuli.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Cognitive behavioral therapy

The cognitive behavioral therapy intervention will consist of weekly, 50-minute individual meetings for 16 weeks with a clinician trained in cognitive behavioral therapy for binge eating disorder.

Behavioral - Waitlist

The waitlist group will have a 16-week waitlist period. After the waitlist period, they will be offered cognitive behavioral therapy.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Neural Response to Food Stimuli: fMRI Changes Following Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03604172

ParticipAid ID

dPN11a