CBT Coping Intervention for Health Care Utilization

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Health Care Utilization+1 MoreCBT Coping Intervention - Behavioral
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing a CBT intervention to help Black sexual minority men cope with discrimination and mistrust of the medical system. The goal is to see if it increases health care engagement and evidence-based preventive care.

Eligible Conditions
  • Health Care Utilization
  • Social Discrimination

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline to 4-, 8-, and 12-months

Month 12
Increased proportion of participants receiving evidence-based care across conditions
12-month pre-baseline to 12-month post-baseline
Reduced proportion of participants who have inadequate healthcare utilization
Baseline to 4-, 8-, and 12-months
Change in adaptive coping strategies

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

No-treatment control
1 of 2
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

370 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: CBT Coping Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: CBT Coping Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral
No-treatment controlNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No-treatment control · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline to 4-, 8-, and 12-months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Massachusetts, BostonOTHER
32 Previous Clinical Trials
15,146 Total Patients Enrolled
RANDLead Sponsor
125 Previous Clinical Trials
469,836 Total Patients Enrolled
University of Southern CaliforniaOTHER
827 Previous Clinical Trials
1,419,634 Total Patients Enrolled
Laura Bogart, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorRAND
4 Previous Clinical Trials
588 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · Male Participants · 7 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You self-identify as Black/African American.
You are in Los Angeles County and available for the next 12 months to attend study visits.