An Open Trial of IPT-A for PTSD
A Treatment Study for Adolescents with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Sponsor: New York State Psychiatric Institute
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
Study Length: 6 Months
Clinic Visits: 16
IRB Number: 7717
U.S. Govt. ID: NCT03795818
Contact: Alison Pedowitz: 646-774-5793 /
Additional Study Information: Interpersonal Psychotherapy is an effective treatment for adolescents with depression and for adults with PTSD in a recent study. We aim to investigate the use of Interpersonal Psychotherapy for adolescents suffering from PTSD or elevated PTSD symptoms. Participation includes a thorough diagnostic evaluation and a full course of Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Adolescents (IPT-A; 16 weeks). If participants have shown reduced PTSD symptoms, they will also receive 3 months of once a month maintenance treatment. All study procedures will be provided at no cost to you. Families may receive compensation of up to $200 for their participation in the study.
This study is closed
Laura Mufson, PhD
Do You Qualify?
Are you/Is your child between the ages of 13 and 18? Yes No
Have you/Has your child experience or witnessed and awful or life-threatening event (e.g., bad accident, being attacked)? Yes No
During the past month, has this event been bothering you/your child (e.g., dreams, avoidance of places or people)? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Alison Pedowitz