Coping-Motive Specific Personalized Feedback Intervention plus an Ecological Momentary Intervention (PFIcope+EMI) for Alcoholism

Butler Hospital, Providence, RI
Coping-Motive Specific Personalized Feedback Intervention plus an Ecological Momentary Intervention (PFIcope+EMI) +1 moreN/ARecruitingLed by Ana M Abrantes, Ph.D.Research Sponsored by Butler Hospital

Study Summary

This trial will test if an intervention combining personalized feedback and text messaging can reduce drinking to cope, alcohol use, and negative affect in young adults.

Eligible Conditions
  • Alcoholism


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~6-month follow-up
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 6-month follow-up for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Other outcome measures
Alcohol Outcome Expectancies
Alcohol-related problems
Drinking Motives
+1 more

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: PFIcope+EMIExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
The 6-week PFIcope+EMI includes: 1) an in-person personalized feedback session to present feedback on problems with drinking to cope, discuss the individual's use of alcohol to cope, and generate coping skills messages to be used in the EMI intervention; 2) EMA to monitor affect, intention to drink, coping skills usage, alcohol use, drinking to cope post-discharge; 3) tailored text messages (EMI) based on EMA (individualized coping skills messages when NA and intention to drink are reported).
Group II: PNFActive Control1 Intervention
Participants in the PNF condition will receive normative feedback only on their alcohol use.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Butler HospitalLead Sponsor
126 Previous Clinical Trials
16,826 Total Patients Enrolled
4 Trials studying Alcoholism
429 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)NIH
766 Previous Clinical Trials
1,347,680 Total Patients Enrolled
404 Trials studying Alcoholism
981,166 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism
Ana M Abrantes, Ph.D.Principal Investigator
Butler Hospital/Alpert Medical School of Brown University
3 Previous Clinical Trials
297 Total Patients Enrolled

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Coping-Motive Specific Personalized Feedback Intervention plus an Ecological Momentary Intervention (PFIcope+EMI) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05074030 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Is this medical study open to participants aged 65 and above?

"The eligibility requirements for this experiment dictate that participants should be aged between 18 and 25. There are also 20 additional trials intended to recruit minors, while 199 other studies seek elderly volunteers."

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Does this clinical experiment have any vacancies for participants?

"According to the data hosted on, it appears that this medical study is not actively recruiting participants at present. The research was first posted on October 1st 2022 and last updated August 10th of the same year. However, there are 268 other trials currently searching for patients in need of a treatment option."

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What criteria must I meet to be accepted as a participant in this trial?

"To be eligible for this trial, participants must have a diagnosis of alcohol addiction and fall between the ages 18 to 25. The research team is currently recruiting 60 individuals."

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~20 spots leftby Feb 2024