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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Improving Veteran Functioning with Intensive Transdiagnostic CBT for Anxiety
Principal Investigator:

Ellen Teng

Location: Houston, TX
Congressional District Code: 9
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: March 2018 - February 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $281,978
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background Anxiety and trauma spectrum disorders are highly prevalent among Veterans from all war eras, causing significant impairment in social and occupational functioning and poor quality of life across the lifespan. Posttraumatic stress disorder, panic, social anxiety, and generalized anxiety disorders are associated with substantial decrements in health, quality of life, interpersonal and vocational functioning. Many Veterans with mental health concerns report experiencing difficulty in soc...

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