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Cognitive - Behavioral Therapy

2014-08-27 03:56:48 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine if Cognitive - Behavioral Social Skills Training (CBSST) improves functioning in older patients with schizophrenia.

Description

This is a randomized-control clinical trial. After completion the baseline assessment, subjects will be randomly assigned to either standard pharmacotherapy or SP+CBSST and will be followed for 18 months. The subjects will be 180 outpatients over the age of 45 with a diagnosis of schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind

Conditions

Schizoaffective Disorder

Intervention

N /A

Location

VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego
San Diego
California
United States
92161

Status

Completed

Source

Department of Veterans Affairs

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:56:48-0400

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