Measurement-Based Transition Assistance for Well-being

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
VA Boston Healthcare System Jamaica Plain Campus, Jamaica Plain, MA, Boston, MA
Measurement-Based Transition Assistance - Behavioral
Any Age
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing a new way to help veterans who are struggling after serving. It's called Measurement-Based Transition Assistance (MBTA) and it provides personalized feedback and recommendations to veterans based on their individual needs. The purpose of this trial is to test the effectiveness of Measurement-Based Transition Assistance in treating Well-being. All patients in this trial will receive Measurement-Based Transition Assistance. This is a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 5 Secondary · Reporting Duration: baseline to three-month follow-up

baseline assessment
Satisfaction with MBTA tool
baseline to three months
Changes in Attitudes Toward Seeking Professional Psychological Health-Short Form from Baseline to Three Months
Changes in Stages Algorithm from Baseline to Three Months
Changes in Theory of Planned Behavior Questionnaire from Baseline to Three Months
baseline to three-month follow-up
Change from Baseline in modified University of Rhode Island Change Assessment Scale (URICA) at three months
three-month follow-up
Number of participants assessed for the feasibility of study procedures
Satisfaction with MBTA Tool
Support-Seeking Actions to Improve Well-Being

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Assessment Only
1 of 2
MBTA intervention
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

60 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Measurement-Based Transition Assistance · No Placebo Group · N/A

MBTA intervention
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Measurement-Based Transition Assistance · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Assessment Only
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Assessment Only · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline to three-month follow-up
Closest Location: VA Boston Healthcare System Jamaica Plain Campus, Jamaica Plain, MA · Boston, MA
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2021First Recorded Clinical Trial
1 TrialsResearching Well-being
62 CompletedClinical Trials

Who is running the clinical trial?

VA Office of Research and DevelopmentLead Sponsor
1,462 Previous Clinical Trials
2,749,161 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Well-being
81 Patients Enrolled for Well-being
Dawne S Vogt, PhD BAPrincipal InvestigatorVA Boston Healthcare System Jamaica Plain Campus, Jamaica Plain, MA
1 Previous Clinical Trials
250 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are separated from active duty military service within the past three years, but not the past three months.

About The Reviewer

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Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 9th, 2021

Last Reviewed: August 12th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.