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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A Comparison of the Efficacy of Transdiagnostic Behavior Therapy and Disorder-specific Therapy in Veterans with PTSD, Anxiety, and Depression
Principal Investigator:

Daniel Gros

Location: Charleston, SC
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $203,550
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. However, CBT is underutilized due in large part to the complexity and number of disorder-speci...

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