Weaving Healthy Families Program for Alcoholism

Catherine McKinley, New Orleans, LA
Alcoholism+9 More ConditionsWeaving Healthy Families Program - Behavioral
5 - 120
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial is testing a program to reduce alcohol and drug abuse and violence in families among Native Americans in order to promote health and wellness. The expected outcomes are a reduction in abuse and violence and promotion of resilience and wellness.

Eligible Conditions
  • Alcoholism
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Abuse
  • Health Literacy
  • Stress, Emotional
  • Relationship or Family Issues
  • Health Behaviors
  • Diet Modification
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Substance Use

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

13 Primary · 23 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Change from Baseline, Pre-test, Post-test (within one month of completion of intervention), and 12 month follow-ups.

Month 12
Alabama Parenting Questionnaire-9/ APQ-SF
Change in the AADIS= Adolescent Alcohol and Drug Involvement Scale
Change in the AUDIT= Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
Change in the BRFSS=Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
Change in the CD-RISC=Conner-Davidson Resilience Scale
Change in the CRAFFT=Car, Relax, Alone, Forget, Friends, Trouble
Change in the CTS-2=Conflict Tactics Scale 2
Change in the DAS-SF/DAS-C= Dysfunctional Attitudes Scale-Short Form/Child
Change in the DAST= Drug Abuse Screening Test
Change in the DERS-18= Difficulties in Emotional Regulation Scale
Change in the FES=Family Environment Scale-Short Form
Change in the FRI=Family Resilience Scale
Change in the SWLS=Satisfaction with Life Scale
Month 12
Change in Communal Mastery Scale
Change in the C-SSRS=Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale
Change in the CBCL=Child Behavioral Checklist
Change in the CSAP = Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (Minority Initiative)
Change in the GAD-7=Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Change in the Kidscreen
Change in the PC-PTSD=Primary Care PTSD Screen
Change in the PHQ-9= Patient Health Questionnaire
Change in the RRC-ARM/CYRMA =Resilience Research Centre - Adult Resilience Measure/Child and Youth Resilience Measure
Change in the SCARED=Screen for Child Anxiety Related Emotional Disorders
Change in the SHALOM= Spiritual Health and Life-Orientation Measure
Change in the SRHP=Self-Rated Health Practices
Change in the SSI=Social Support Index
Change in the SSSU=Social Support and Social Undermining
Change from Baseline, Pre-test, and Post-test (within one month of completion of intervention).
Change in the ACE=Adverse Childhood Experiences
Change in the EDS=Everyday Discrimination Scale
Change in the HLS=Historical Loss Scale-R
Change in the HOS=Historical Oppression Scale
Change in the IGI=In-Group Identification
Change in the PSDQ-SF=Parenting Styles and Dimensions Questionnaire-Short Form
Month 12
Change in the ICBS= Implementation Citizenship Behavior Scale
Change in the Intervention AS-36= Evidence-based Practice Attitude Scale
Change in the PSI=Program Sustainability Index

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Families who have not yet receive the Weaving Healthy Families
1 of 2
Families Receiving Weaving Healthy Families Intervention
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

1000 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Weaving Healthy Families Program · No Placebo Group · N/A

Families Receiving Weaving Healthy Families Intervention
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Weaving Healthy Families Program · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Families who have not yet receive the Weaving Healthy FamiliesNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Families who have not yet receive the Weaving Healthy Families · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: change from baseline, pre-test, post-test (within one month of completion of intervention), and 12 month follow-ups.

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institutes of Health (NIH)NIH
2,552 Previous Clinical Trials
24,611,592 Total Patients Enrolled
27 Trials studying Alcoholism
5,852 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism
Tulane UniversityLead Sponsor
99 Previous Clinical Trials
214,882 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)NIH
745 Previous Clinical Trials
1,343,403 Total Patients Enrolled
391 Trials studying Alcoholism
979,511 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism

Eligibility Criteria

Age 5 - 120 · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have worked with or are interested in working with children and families from tribal communities.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many participants are engaged in this trial?

"In the affirmative, clinicaltrials.gov holds information indicating that this medical study is searching for candidates. It was first published on August 30th 2020 and has been updated as recently as March 7th 2022; 1000 people are needed at 1 site to fill out its requirements." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What are the ultimate objectives of this research endeavor?

"The primary focus of this trial is to assess the efficacy of a certain intervention through Conner-Davidson Resilience Scale (CD-RISC) evaluations at baseline, pre and post tests within one month following completion, 6 months follow up, 9 months follow up and 12 months follow ups. The secondary objectives encompass assessments for communal mastery via 10 item scale ranging from 10 to 40 with higher values indicating better outcomes; further analysis will be done on participants' attitude towards evidence based practice using 36 item scales where 0 equates to 'not at all', 5 equivalent to 'very great extent'; finally assessing the frequency in which people think about" - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is it possible for me to become a participant in this medical experiment?

"Requisite for this trail is that participants are between the ages of 5 and 120, with healthy behaviours. To reach its goal, 1000 people must be enrolled." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Does the trial accept participants of an advanced age category?

"According to the rules of eligibility for this medical trial, candidates must be between 5 and 120 years old." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there any available enrolment slots for this research trial?

"According to the clinicaltrials.gov database, this medical trial has been recruiting since its initial posting on August 30th 2020 and was most recently amended on March 7th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.