mPEP for Depression

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CADepression+1 MoremPEP - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test whether an internet and mobile-based intervention can help reduce caregiver distress and improve overall well-being, as well as increase access to quality, evidence-based care.

Eligible Conditions
  • Depression
  • Stress

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 15-months

Blood Pressure
Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale--Revised (CESD-R)
Positive and Negative Affect Scale (PANAS)

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

1 of 2
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

200 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: mPEP · No Placebo Group · N/A

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: mPEP · Intervention Types: Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Bibliotherapy · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 15-months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of California, San DiegoLead Sponsor
1,037 Previous Clinical Trials
1,825,382 Total Patients Enrolled
25 Trials studying Depression
55,588 Patients Enrolled for Depression
Brent T Mausbach, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of California, San Diego
1 Previous Clinical Trials
151 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

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If you are taking care of a spouse or child with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia, you cannot participate in the study.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many participants may join this clinical experiment?

"Affirmative. Based on the information hosted by, this research endeavor is currently in search of volunteers. It was initially posted on November 1st 2018 and edited most recently on September 30th 2022, with a goal to recruit 200 participants at one medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is this exploration still recruiting participants?

"Affirmative. The information available on implies that this medical study is actively seeking volunteers to participate in the trial, which was initially posted on November 1st 2018 and updated as recently as September 30th 2022. Approximately 200 participants are being recruited from a single location." - 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.