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Behavioral Intervention

PTSD Treatment and Emotion Regulation Skills Training for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)(PE+ER Trial)

Ralph H. Johnson VAMC, Charleston, SC
Targeting 4 different conditionsPE+ERN/ARecruitingLed by Amanda Gilmore, PhDResearch Sponsored by Medical University of South Carolina

PE+ER Trial Summary

This trial is testing whether adding emotion regulation skills training to a scientifically validated PTSD treatment will help people with MST-related PTSD stick with the treatment and improve outcomes.

Eligible Conditions
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Traumatic Stress Disorders
  • Psychiatric Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

PE+ER Trial Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
You have trouble controlling your emotions as determined by a specific test called the Difficulties with Emotion Regulation Scale (DERS). If your score on this test is high, it could mean that you have greater difficulty managing your emotions than most women.
You have experienced a significant medical event related to MST (Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma with Elevated LDH) condition.

PE+ER Trial Timeline

Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~13 weeks
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 13 weeks for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Secondary outcome measures
PTSD Checklist, 5th Version (PCL-5)

Awards & Highlights

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

PE+ER Trial Design

1Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: Prolonged Exposure + Emotion Regulation Skills TrainingExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Twelve, 90-minute sessions of Prolonged Exposure (PE) with Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Emotion Regulation Skills Training.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Medical University of South CarolinaLead Sponsor
912 Previous Clinical Trials
7,366,870 Total Patients Enrolled
12 Trials studying Anxiety Disorders
986 Patients Enrolled for Anxiety Disorders
Georgia State UniversityOTHER
53 Previous Clinical Trials
23,482 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Anxiety Disorders
97 Patients Enrolled for Anxiety Disorders
Amanda Gilmore, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorGeorgia State University
1 Previous Clinical Trials
3,300 Total Patients Enrolled

Media Library

PE+ER (Behavioral Intervention) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT04792775 — N/A
Anxiety Disorders Research Study Groups: Prolonged Exposure + Emotion Regulation Skills Training
Anxiety Disorders Clinical Trial 2023: PE+ER Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT04792775 — N/A
PE+ER (Behavioral Intervention) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT04792775 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Is there still availability for participants in this research study?

"Affirmative. Clinicaltrials.gov has noted that this medical research, which was initially posted on August 16th 2021 is currently looking for participants. Specifically 15 patients from one clinical trial centre are needed to take part in the study."

Answered by AI

What is the current enrolment rate for this clinical investigation?

"Affirmative. Per the documents on clinicaltrials.gov, this research is currently recruiting with a post date of August 16th 2021 and an update published on August 26th 2022. The study requires 15 individuals to enrol at one location."

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria
~1 spots leftby Jan 2024