Houston, Texas 77030

  • Depression

Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of using behavioral activation therapy with caregiver support delivered via telemedicine to older adults with depression and probable mild dementia.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: Participant Eligibility Criteria: - able to speak and understand English; - a diagnosis of mild dementia, as determined by a Clinical Dementia Rating interview Sum of Boxes (CDR-SB) score in the mild range as defined by a score of 4.5 - 9.0; - and able to provide informed consent. Caregiver Eligibility Criteria. - Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) score below clinical cutoff for depression and able to provide informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: Participant exclusion criteria: - presence of suicidal ideation with clear intent, - concurrent enrollment in another clinical trial for depression, - substance use disorder. Caregiver exclusion criteria: - Active psychosis or significant dementia at screening; - presence of suicidal ideation with clear intent.


NCT ID:

NCT04915040


Primary Contact:

Michael B Cannell, PhD
Phone: 972-546-2925
Email: Michael.B.Cannell@uth.tmc.edu


Backup Contact:

Email: Melba.A.HernandezTejada@uth.tmc.edu
Melba A Hernandez-Tejada, PhD, DHA
Phone: 713-486-2729


Location Contact:

Houston, Texas 77030
United States

Michael B Cannell, PhD
Phone: 972-546-2925
Email: Michael.B.Cannell@uth.tmc.edu

Site Status: Recruiting


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: June 28, 2022

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