Addressing Health Disparities by Providing Evidence-Based Treatment in the Black Church
- Study HIC#:2000028991
- Last Updated:01/01/0001
If you identify yourself as Black, are 18 years of age or older, and have a current problem with alcohol use, or alcohol and other substance use, you may be eligible to participate in a free and confidential study that will evaluate receiving substance use treatment in a church setting. Compensation up to $530.
The aim of this project is to decrease barriers faced by Black individuals who have alcohol problems and assess whether a computer-based treatment program offered in a Black church is a good way to increase access to care versus standard treatment at a clinic.
- Age18 years and older
For more information about this study, including how to volunteer, contact:
- Phone Number: 1-203-641-1218
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Trial Purpose and Description
Evaluating the feasibility and acceptability of providing a computer-based program (CBT4CBT), used for the treatment of alcohol use disorders, in a church setting.
- At least 18 years of age
- Current AUD as their principal substance use disorder, confirmed via MINI100 interview, with some drinking in the past 28 days
- Inability to provide informed consent or participate in the study procedures as proposed in the consent
- Active suicidal or homicidal ideation or an unstable psychotic disorder (schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder) or mood disorder (bipolar disorder, severe major depressive disorder),
- Current engagement in substance use treatment, and an unwillingness to be randomized to either condition.
- Individuals with comorbid substance use disorders will be included, as multiple substances of use are common in this population.