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Personalized Feedback Intervention for Anxiety and Hazardous Drinking

N/A
Recruiting
Led By Michael J Zvolensky, Ph.D.
Research Sponsored by University of Houston
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Being between the age of 21 to 75 years of age
Being between the age of 21 to 75 years of age
Timeline
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up change from baseline pre pfi completion to 6-months post pfi completion
Awards & highlights

Study Summary

This trial will test a computer-based intervention to reduce hazardous drinking among Latinx people with anxiety.

Who is the study for?
This trial is for Latinx individuals aged 21-75 who drink hazardously and have clinical anxiety. Participants must be fluent in Spanish, not currently pregnant, not undergoing psychotherapy for anxiety, and not involved in substance use programs.Check my eligibility
What is being tested?
The study tests a computer-based intervention designed to educate about the risks of alcohol use with anxiety, motivate reduced drinking, and change attitudes towards using alcohol to cope with anxiety among Latinx drinkers.See study design
What are the potential side effects?
Since this is a behavioral intervention involving personalized feedback rather than medication or medical procedures, there are no direct physical side effects expected from participating.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

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I am between 21 and 75 years old.
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I am between 21 and 75 years old.
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I am fluent in Spanish.
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I have been diagnosed with clinical anxiety.

Timeline

Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~change from baseline pre pfi completion to 6-months post pfi completion
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and change from baseline pre pfi completion to 6-months post pfi completion for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Alcohol Attitudes Scale
Modified Drinking Motives Questionnaire-Revised
Motivation to Reduce Alcohol Consumption Scale
Secondary outcome measures
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test
Overall Anxiety Severity and Impairment Scale

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: Anxiety-alcohol personalized feedback intervention (AA-PFI 2.0)Experimental Treatment1 Intervention
Participants complete the brief (~20-30 minute) AA-PFI 2.0 at baseline.
Group II: Control personalized feedback intervention (C-PFI)Active Control1 Intervention
Participants complete the brief (~20-30 minute) C-PFI at baseline.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

University of HoustonLead Sponsor
147 Previous Clinical Trials
47,302 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Anxiety
1,116 Patients Enrolled for Anxiety
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)NIH
799 Previous Clinical Trials
1,362,261 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Anxiety
3,127 Patients Enrolled for Anxiety
Michael J Zvolensky, Ph.D.Principal InvestigatorUniversity of Houston
5 Previous Clinical Trials
352 Total Patients Enrolled

Media Library

Alcohol-Anxiety Personalized Feedback Intervention 2.0 Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05246202 — N/A
Anxiety Research Study Groups: Anxiety-alcohol personalized feedback intervention (AA-PFI 2.0), Control personalized feedback intervention (C-PFI)
Anxiety Clinical Trial 2023: Alcohol-Anxiety Personalized Feedback Intervention 2.0 Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05246202 — N/A
Alcohol-Anxiety Personalized Feedback Intervention 2.0 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05246202 — N/A
Anxiety Patient Testimony for trial: Trial Name: NCT05246202 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Could I potentially qualify for involvement in this experiment?

"This study requires 250 Latinx or Hispanic participants, aged 21-75 with alcohol abuse and clinical anxiety. Additionally, they must possess fluency in Spanish language and be willing to provide written consent."

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Does this experiment have an age restriction?

"This particular experiment is looking for patients aged 21 to 75. If you are younger than 18, there are 165 other trials that may be suitable; if older than 65, then 630 studies could potentially accommodate your needs."

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Are there any available slots for participation in this trial?

"Affirmative. Clinicaltrials.gov records indicate that this research project, which was posted on August 9th 2022, is still calling for participants. Approximately 250 individuals must be enrolled from just one medical centre."

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How many individuals are taking part in this research experiment?

"Yes, according to clinicaltrials.gov, this research is still in need of participants. Initially posted on August 9th 2022 and last updated on October 24th 2022; the study requires 250 enrollees at a single site."

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
Texas
How old are they?
18 - 65
What site did they apply to?
RESTORE Laboratory: Research on Emotion, Substance Treatment Outcomes, and Racial Equity
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Did not meet criteria
Met criteria
How many prior treatments have patients received?
3+
2
1
0

Why did patients apply to this trial?

La anciedad me da por fumar y beber alcohol. I have been abusing alcohol to control my anxiety for many years.
PatientReceived no prior treatments

How responsive is this trial?

Average response time
  • < 2 Days
Most responsive sites:
  1. RESTORE Laboratory: Research on Emotion, Substance Treatment Outcomes, and Racial Equity: < 48 hours
Typically responds via
Email
Phone Call
~139 spots leftby May 2026