CBT for Maladaptive Beliefs about Memory for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

St. Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, Canada
CBT for Maladaptive Beliefs about Memory +1 moreN/AWaitlist AvailableResearch Sponsored by University of Manitoba

Study Summary

This trial is investigating a new cognitive-behavioral therapy module targeting beliefs about memory in people with obsessive-compulsive disorder, to see if it's effective in reducing symptoms.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~avarege time spent checking at 6-month follow-up
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and avarege time spent checking at 6-month follow-up for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Average time spent checking per week (change)
Vancouver Obsessional Compulsive Inventory - checking subscale
Vancouver Obsessional Compulsive Inventory - checking subscale (change)
Secondary outcome measures
Beliefs about Memory Inventory
Beliefs about Memory Inventory (change)
Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire
+1 more

Awards & Highlights

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

Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Active Control
Group I: CBT for Maladaptive Beliefs about MemoryExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
Using cognitive-behavioural therapy principles, this therapy is intended to examine and change maladaptive beliefs about memory as they pertain to compulsive checking.
Group II: Treatment as UsualActive Control1 Intervention
This is a control treatment, Treatment as Usual (TAU), which is what patients or community members would otherwise normally receive.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

University of ManitobaLead Sponsor
565 Previous Clinical Trials
194,644 Total Patients Enrolled
2 Trials studying Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
50 Patients Enrolled for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the projected outcomes of this investigation?

"The primary evaluation of this trial assesses the alteration in checking symptoms from pre-treatment to post-treatment at 3 weeks. Additionally, researchers are measuring changes in participants' Beliefs about Memory Inventory and Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire scores, with a particular focus on their responsibility/threat subscale."

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Are there any vacancies in the clinical trial for aspiring participants?

"Affirmative. Details on clinicaltrials.gov suggest that this experiment is presently enrolling participants, having been initially posted on April 1st 2018 and last edited October 4th 2022. In total 50 subjects are needed for the research project at a single location."

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How many subjects are enrolled in this trial?

"Affirmative. Information on clinicaltrials.gov indicates that this trial is currently enrolling patients, having first been posted on April 1st 2018 and most recently updated October 4th 2022. The team needs to recruit 50 participants from a singular site."

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~3 spots leftby Sep 2024