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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: An efficient, exposure-based treatment for PTSD compared to Prolonged Exposure: A non-inferiority randomized trial
Principal Investigator:

Denise M Sloan

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: July 2019 - June 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $452,265
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Although Written Exposure Therapy (WET) is listed in the upcoming VA/DoD PTSD Practice Guidelines as an evidence-based, recommended PTSD treatment, there are limited data supporting the use of WET with veterans suffering from PTSD. Additional research is needed to support the use of WET for the treatment of veterans diagnosed with PTSD. The goal of this study is to investigate whether WET is non-inferior in the treatment of PTSD in a sample of veterans diagnosed with PTSD. Men and women veterans...

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