West Haven, Connecticut 06516


Purpose:

Purpose of study is to evaluate impact of brief motivational interviewing vs. feedback on learning styles in improving attendance to cognitive training


Study summary:

This study is evaluating whether motivational enhancement can improve outcomes of cognitive rehabilitation in Veterans with schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Approximately 120 individuals will be randomized to either a 2-session motivational interview (MI, experimental condition) or a 2-session assessment and feedback on learning styles (CI, active control), and will then be asked to participate in 4 months of cognitive rehabilitation. Booster MI or CI sessions will be administered monthly over the course of the cognitive rehabilitation. Primary outcome is number of cognitive rehabilitation sessions attended.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - diagnosis of psychotic disorder - 18 years old or older Exclusion Criteria: - meeting criteria for substance abuse/dependence in past 30 days - psychiatric hospitalization in past 30 days - change in psychiatric medications in past 30 days - severe auditory/visual impairment - evidence of developmental disability


NCT ID:

NCT02481713


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Joanna Fiszdon, PhD
VA Connecticut Healthcare System West Haven Campus, West Haven, CT

Joanna Fiszdon, PhD
Phone: (203) 932-5711 ext. 2231
Email: joanna.fiszdon@va.gov


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

West Haven, Connecticut 06516
United States

Joanna Fiszdon, PhD
Phone: 203-932-5711
Email: joanna.fiszdon@va.gov

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: November 18, 2019

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