Prayer app for Mobile App Feasibility

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Biola University, La Mirada, CAMobile App FeasibilityPrayer app - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial aims to study how using affects spiritual well-being & mental health in minority groups. Participants will use the app daily & complete surveys to track changes.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

4 Primary · 6 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 month

1 month
Acceptability of mobile app
Demand for mobile app
Hospital anxiety and depression scale
Multiethnic identity measure
Perceived stress scale
Practicality of mobile app
Religious commitment inventory
Satisfaction with life scale
Spiritual well-being scale

Trial Safety

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Prayer app
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

75 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Prayer app · No Placebo Group · N/A

Prayer app
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Prayer app · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

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

Who is running the clinical trial?

Biola UniversityLead Sponsor
1 Previous Clinical Trials
314 Total Patients Enrolled
Todd Hall, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorBiola University
1 Previous Clinical Trials
314 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are at least 18 years old.
You belong to a specific racial or ethnic group such as Black, Latinx, Asian, Native American, or multiracial.
You are open to using a mobile app that incorporates Christian-based religious practices.
You have a smartphone and are willing to download an app.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there still opportunities to become a participant in this research endeavor?

"As seen on, this examination is in the process of seeking participants. This trial was initially advertised on January 24th 2023 and it has been recently updated as of February 1st 2023." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many participants are accepted into this research endeavor?

"Affirmative.'s data shows that this clinical trial is currently enrolling participants, with the first post being on January 24th 2023 and latest update on February 1st 2023. The study seeks 75 volunteers from one medical centre." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What objectives is this medical trial seeking to accomplish?

"The primary assessment criteria of this medical trial is user acceptability of a mobile application, and it will be evaluated over the course of one month. Secondary objectives are based on the Multiethnic Identity Measure (Minimum value: 6; Maximum Value: 30), with higher numbers correlating to greater ethnic identity; Perceived Stress Scale (Minimum Value: 0; Maximum Value 40) where increased scores reflect more stress; and Religious Commitment Inventory (Minimum Value 10; Maximum Value 50) which displays a stronger religious commitment as values increase." - 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.