Computer-Based Treatment for Social Anxiety Disorder

1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY
Social Anxiety DisorderComputer-Based Treatment - Behavioral
18 - 60
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial will test a new computer-based therapy for social anxiety disorder to see if it is effective.

Eligible Conditions
  • Social Anxiety Disorder

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Baseline to Month 4

Baseline to Month 4
Change in Total Score of Social Phobia Inventory (SPIN)
Clinical Global Impression-Change Scale
Month 4
Change in Total Score of Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS)
Change in Total Score of Quality of Life Enjoyment & Satisfaction Questionnaire

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

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

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Comparator Computer-Based Treatment
1 of 2
Experimental Computer-Based Treatment
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

80 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Computer-Based Treatment · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Computer-Based Treatment
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Computer-Based Treatment · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Comparator Computer-Based Treatment
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Computer-Based Treatment · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline to month 4

Who is running the clinical trial?

Tel Aviv UniversityOTHER
152 Previous Clinical Trials
23,558 Total Patients Enrolled
New York State Psychiatric InstituteLead Sponsor
463 Previous Clinical Trials
150,387 Total Patients Enrolled
Columbia UniversityOTHER
1,337 Previous Clinical Trials
1,642,349 Total Patients Enrolled
Mclean HospitalOTHER
199 Previous Clinical Trials
17,091 Total Patients Enrolled
FRANKLIN SCHNEIER, MDPrincipal InvestigatorNew York State Psychiatric Institute

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 60 · All Participants · 8 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have surgical clips in your body.
You cannot undergo MRI scanning due to severe obesity or claustrophobia.
Certain tattoos may disqualify you.
You need to have normal vision or vision that can be corrected with glasses or contacts.
You have metal implants or devices that prevent you from safely undergoing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
You have a pacemaker.
You have a medical implant made of certain metals that are attracted to magnets.
There is shrapnel (small pieces of metal) in your body.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
New York100.0%
What site did they apply to?
1051 Riverside Drive100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%

Frequently Asked Questions

Are adolescents and young adults being considered for inclusion in this medical trial?

"The age criteria for this clinical trial stipulates that participants must be no younger than 18 years and not exceed the age of 60." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are individuals currently eligible to participate in this experiment?

"Correct. The data hosted on indicates that this medical study, which was first made available on February 15th 2021, is currently in need of recruits. Eighty people are needed to be sourced from a single trial site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many individuals are participants in the current experiment?

"Affirmative. The clinical trial, which was launched on February 15th 2021, is currently accepting applicants according to the data found on 80 patients are being sought from only 1 site for this study." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Could I qualify to enroll in this experimental program?

"To be considered for this research, applicants must have a diagnosis of phobia and fall within the 18-60 year old age range. Additionally, 80 participants are being sought after." - 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.