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Evaluating CBT Delivered by Community Health Workers on Maternal Mental Health and Infant Cognitive Development in Insecure Environments

2016-09-22 20:53:27 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study evaluates a cognitive behavioral therapy intervention for mothers with symptoms of anxiety and depression living in insecure environments using a randomized controlled methodology. Key outcomes of interest include maternal mental health and infant cognitive development. The intervention will be delivered by community mental health workers who will be trained to administer 8 to 12 cognitive behavioral therapy sessions.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Maternal Anxiety

Intervention

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Location

Heartland Alliance International
Bukavu
South Kivu
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Heartland Alliance

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-09-22T20:53:27-0400

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