Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen for Eating Disorders

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Eating Disorders+2 More
Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen - Device
Eligibility
< 18
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing a mobile app intervention for teens with eating disorders who are not currently receiving treatment. The app includes simplified language and tailored content relevant to adolescent issues, and a social networking feature designed to facilitate group exchanges. The goal is to improve eating disorder symptoms among teens not currently engaged in treatment.

Eligible Conditions
  • Eating Disorders

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline, 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months

Month 6
Anxiety Symptom Reduction
Anxiety Symptoms
Depression Symptom Reduction
Depression Symptoms
Dietary Restraint
Eating Disorder Symptoms
Quality of Life
Quality of Life Scores
Weight/Shape Concerns
Month 6
Utilization/Uptake of Treatment

Trial Safety

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

Control Group
1 of 4
Experimental Group A- Mobile App with Social Networking Feature
1 of 4
Experiemental Group A- Mobile App with Social Networking Feature
1 of 4
Experimental Group B- Mobile App Only
1 of 4

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

161 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen · No Placebo Group · Phase 1

Experimental Group A- Mobile App with Social Networking Feature
Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen · Intervention Types: Device
Experiemental Group A- Mobile App with Social Networking Feature
Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen · Intervention Types: Device
Experimental Group B- Mobile App Only
Device
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Space From Body and Eating Concerns- Teen · Intervention Types: Device
Control GroupNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Control Group · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 6 weeks, 3 months, 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)NIH
2,528 Previous Clinical Trials
1,816,470 Total Patients Enrolled
55 Trials studying Eating Disorders
23,820 Patients Enrolled for Eating Disorders
Palo Alto UniversityOTHER
7 Previous Clinical Trials
6,875 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Eating Disorders
6,256 Patients Enrolled for Eating Disorders
Washington University School of MedicineLead Sponsor
1,793 Previous Clinical Trials
2,274,397 Total Patients Enrolled
6 Trials studying Eating Disorders
7,804 Patients Enrolled for Eating Disorders
SilverCloud HealthUNKNOWN

Eligibility Criteria

Age < 18 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

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About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 18th, 2021

Last Reviewed: November 21st, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.