Treatment for Moral Injury

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, TX, Temple, TX
Moral Injury+3 More
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether a group treatment can help combat veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Eligible Conditions

  • Moral Injury
  • Functional Impairment

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

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Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 4 primary outcomes, 9 secondary outcomes, and 1 other outcome in patients with Moral Injury. Measurement will happen over the course of Eligibility screening (pre-intervention).

Month 6
Change in Acceptability of Intervention Measure (AIM)
Change in Feasibility of Intervention Measure (FIM)
Change in Implementation Appropriateness Measure (IAM)
Change in Intervention Usability Scale (IUS)
Eligibility screening (pre-intervention)
Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS)
Week 6
Change in Group Cohesion Scale-Revised (GCS)
Month 6
Change in Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II)
Change in Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation (BSS)
Change in Expressions of Moral Injury Scale (EMIS)
Change in Moral Injury Events Scale (MIES)
Change in Moral Injury Outcome Scale (MIOS)
Change in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Checklist-5 (PCL-5)
Change in Religious and Spiritual Struggles Scale (RSSS)
Change in Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

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Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

This trial requires 12 total participants across 0 different treatment group

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: pre intervention (baseline), post intervention (approximately 6 weeks), and following the conclusion of the intervention, up to 6 months
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly pre intervention (baseline), post intervention (approximately 6 weeks), and following the conclusion of the intervention, up to 6 months for reporting.

Closest Location

Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Temple, TX - Temple, TX

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 10 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The investigators will recruit 12 potentially morally injurious event (PMIE)-impaired Veterans.
male and female
English-speaking Veterans
18 years of age or older
enrolled in Central Texas Veterans Healthcare System
with a service record of combat deployments
comprehend and sign the informed consent form
if they report a PMIE as their worst trauma
3 on the MIOS functional impairment item
if they score 10 on the SDS

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Are there any geographic restrictions to consider when applying for this trial?

Patients from any state can participate in this trial, so long as they are able to attend all treatment sessions.

Will my insurance cover participating in this trial?

In order to understand how insurance coverage works for this trial, you will need to contact the study coordinator.

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