Clinical Trial

Brief Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

Study Description

Brief Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

The primary goal of this study is to examine whether a brief treatment approach for PTSD is equally efficacious in the treatment of active duty service members relative to a first line treatment approach that requires much greater treatment dose.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

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

Behavioral - written exposure therapy

five sessions of writing about traumatic experience.

Behavioral - CPT, cognitive only

12 sessions of cognitive therapy related to traumatic experience.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Brief Treatment for PTSD: Enhancing Retention and Engagement

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03033602

ParticipAid ID

vbmg9e