A Pilot Study of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Rumination Disorder (CBT-RD)

Description

The primary aim of this study is to pilot cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT-RD) for 10 individuals ages 10 and older who have rumination disorder

Study Start Date

May, 19 2017

Estimated Completion Date

January 2019

Interventions

  • Behavioral: CBT-RD

Study ID

Massachusetts General Hospital -- 2017P000283

Status

Recruiting

Trial ID

NCT03062696

Study Type

Interventional

Trial Phase

N/A

Enrollment Quota

10

Sponsor

Massachusetts General Hospital

Inclusion Criteria

  • Age 10 or above
  • Experience repeated regurgitation of food during or soon after eating, consistent with rumination disorder
  • If applicable, have stable psychiatric medication for the past three months

Exclusion Criteria

  • Currently engage (in past three months) in any regular compensatory behaviors (e.g., self-induced vomiting, laxative/diuretic use)
  • Current diagnosis of anorexia nervosa
  • Acute suicide risk
  • Are currently receiving psychological treatment for rumination disorder
  • Co-morbid clinically significant psychological disorder that would require attention beyond the study treatment (e.g., psychotic disorder, substance dependence)
  • Current pregnancy

Gender

All

Ages

10 Years and older

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Study Locations and Contact Information (7)

Study Location Distance Name Phone Email
Ani Keshishian - Boston, Massachusetts 2.8 miles Ani Keshishian BA 617-724-0799 akeshishian@mgh.harvard.edu
Ani Keshishian - Boston, Massachusetts 2.8 miles Ani Keshishian BA 617-724-0799 akeshishian@mgh.harvard.edu
Ani Keshishian - Boston, Massachusetts 2.8 miles Ani Keshishian BA 617-724-0799 akeshishian@mgh.harvard.edu
Ani Keshishian - Boston, Massachusetts 2.8 miles Ani Keshishian BA 617-724-0799 akeshishian@mgh.harvard.edu
Ani Keshishian - Boston, Massachusetts 2.8 miles Ani Keshishian BA 617-724-0799 akeshishian@mgh.harvard.edu
Drexel University - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 270.8 miles Helen Murray None HB397@drexel.edu
Drexel University - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 270.8 miles Helen Murray None HB397@drexel.edu

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