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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK2CX001589-01
Title: An adjunctive family intervention for individual PTSD treatment
Principal Investigator:

Johanna Thompson-Hollands

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: July 2017 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $290,123
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,069,362
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a devastating illness that has substantial costs to Veterans, their families, and society. Although effective individual treatments for PTSD exist, high rates of treatment dropout and generally sub-optimal response rates remain common. Incorporating family members in treatment represents one potential avenue for improving outcomes, but existing family-inclusive treatments for PTSD are lengthy and burdensome to families and clinicians. To address this crit...



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