Personalized Feedback Intervention for Alcoholism

University of Houston, Houston, TX
Alcoholism+2 More ConditionsPersonalized Feedback Intervention - Behavioral
All Sexes

Study Summary

This trial will help develop a new intervention to reduce hazardous drinking and alcohol consumption among people with chronic pain.

Eligible Conditions
  • Alcoholism
  • Chronic Pain

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 month post intervention

1 month post intervention
Drinking Quantitiy/Frequency
Hazardous Drinking
Motivation to Reduce Drinking
Pain-related Anxiety

Trial Safety

Awards & Highlights

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

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Assessment Only
1 of 2
Personalized Feedback Intervention (PFI)
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

130 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Personalized Feedback Intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Personalized Feedback Intervention (PFI)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Personalized Feedback Intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Assessment OnlyNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Assessment Only · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Personalized Feedback Intervention
Completed Phase 2

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 month post intervention

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of HoustonLead Sponsor
133 Previous Clinical Trials
41,665 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Alcoholism
2,831 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)NIH
745 Previous Clinical Trials
1,344,273 Total Patients Enrolled
391 Trials studying Alcoholism
980,381 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism
Michael J Zvolensky, Ph.D.Study ChairUniversity of Houston
5 Previous Clinical Trials
485 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Alcoholism
250 Patients Enrolled for Alcoholism

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 1 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have experienced pain for at least 3 months that is present on most days of the week and is at an average weekly severity of 3 or higher, on a scale from 0 to 10.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the scope of involvement for this research project?

"Affirmative. According to information hosted on, this medical trial was initially posted on September 27th 2021 and is currently sourcing participants at one location. The goal is to recruit 130 individuals for the study." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there still openings for this experiment in human subjects?

"Per the information listed on, recruitment for this trial is ongoing since it was first initiated on September 27th 2021 and most recently updated on October 31st 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.