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Depression Management Project

2014-08-27 03:12:41 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether an eight-lesson self-help intervention delivered online will result in a reduction of depressive symptoms.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Major Depression

Intervention

Self-help cognitive-behavioral online course

Location

University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco
California
United States
94143

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of California, San Francisco

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:41-0400

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