This trial will evaluate a program to help college students with mental illness improve their living and participation in their community. Outcomes expected: better integration, self-esteem & self-determination, disclosure of illness for support & better achievement.
- Mental Health Disorders
- Mental Illness
- Severe Mental Illness
- Mental Health Diagnosis
- Behavioral Disorders
5 Primary · 18 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Change from baseline to week 3, week 7, week 15 and 27 for all participants
Awards & Highlights
3 Treatment Groups
1 of 3
Intervention + Booster
1 of 3
Intervention + No Booster
1 of 3
201 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups
Primary Treatment: Intervention + Booster · No Placebo Group · N/A
Who is running the clinical trial?
Age 18+ · All Participants · 2 Total Inclusion CriteriaMark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
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- Gonyea, R.M., Kish, K.A., Kuh, G.D., Muthiah, R.N., & Thomas, A.D. (2003). College Student Experiences Questionnaire: Norms for the Fourth Edition. Bloomington: Indiana University Center for Postsecondary Research, Policy, and Planning.
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- Hurtado, S., & Carter, D. F. (1997). Effects of college transition and perceptions of the campus racial climate on Latino college students' sense of belonging. Sociology of education, 324-345.
- Jones, N., Brown, R., Keys, C. B., & Salzer, M. (2015). Beyond symptoms? Investigating predictors of sense of campus belonging among postsecondary students with psychiatric disabilities. Journal of Community Psychology, 43(5), 594-610. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcop.21704
- Rickwood DJ, Braithwaite VA. Social-psychological factors affecting help-seeking for emotional problems. Soc Sci Med. 1994 Aug;39(4):563-72. doi: 10.1016/0277-9536(94)90099-x.
- Rickwood, D., Deane, F. P., Wilson, C. J., & Ciarrochi, J. (2005). Young people's help- seeking for mental health problems. Advances in Mental Health, 4(3), 218-251.
- Bean, J. P. (1980). Dropouts and turnover: The synthesis and test of a causal model of student attrition. Research in higher education, 12(2), 155-187.
- Bers, T. H., & Smith, K. E. (1991). Persistence of community college students: The influence of student intent and academic and social integration. Research in higher Education, 32(5), 539-556.
- Milem, J. F., & Berger, J. B. (1997). A modified model of college student persistence: Exploring the relationship between Astin's theory of involvement and Tinto's theory of student departure. Journal of college student development, 38(4), 387.
- 2022. "Up To Me: Erasing the Stigma of Mental Illness on College Campuses". ClinicalTrials.gov. https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05784818.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the focal aims of this exploration?
"The primary outcome being evaluated in this trial over a three week period, from baseline to weeks 3, 7, 15 and 27 is the Empowerment Scale. Secondary outcomes incorporate the Actual Help Seeking Questionnaire which assesses recent help-seeking habits across different problems; Grade Point Average (GPA) obtained from university records; and Academic and Intellectual Development Scale evaluating student satisfaction with their institution's academics." - Anonymous Online Contributor
What is the current capacity of this clinical trial for participants?
"Affirmative. Clinicaltrials.gov confirms that this research is currently recruiting; the trial was initially posted on March 7th 2022 and has since been revised up until March 13th 2023. The study requires 201 patients from a single site to participate in it's evaluation." - Anonymous Online Contributor
Are there any openings left for people to join this clinical investigation?
"Indeed, information on clinicaltrials.gov confirms that this study is actively recruiting patients as of March 13th 2023. It was first posted 7th of March 2022 and seeks to enroll 201 participants at one location." - Anonymous Online Contributor