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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A Comparison of Group Transdiagnostic Behavior Therapy (G-TBT) to Disorder-Specific Group Psychotherapies in the Recovery of Veterans with PTSD, Major Depression, and Related Conditions
Principal Investigator:

Daniel Gros

Location: Charleston, SC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $193,200
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Relevance of Research Plan: One priority area for the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) is to provide quick, effective, recovery-oriented treatments for depressive/anxiety disorders, representing the most common and impairing psychiatric disorders in Veterans. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) has demonstrated reliable efficacy in treating depressive/anxiety disorders and their related impairments as well as encouraging social reintegration. However, CBT is underutilized due in large part to...

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