Internet-based Cognitive-behavior Therapy for Children With Obsessive-compulsive Disorder

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Karolinska Institute

Status

Completed

Conditions

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Treatments

Behavioral: Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT02663167
REPN 2015/470-31

Details and patient eligibility

About

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and effectiveness of Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavior Therapy (ICBT) for children (7-11 years) with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

Full description

The primary objective of this study is to investigate if Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavior Therapy (ICBT) is a feasible and effective treatment for children (7-11 years) with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). The design of the study is a pilot study with 16 participants. The treatment duration is 12 weeks. The primary outcome measure is the Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale (CY-BOCS). Study participants will be followed up 3 months after treatment.

Enrollment

11 patients

Sex

All

Ages

7 to 11 years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  • Primary DSM-5 diagnosis of OCD
  • Total score of ≥16 on the Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (CY-BOCS)
  • Age between 7-11 years
  • Ability to understand Swedish
  • Daily access to the Internet
  • A parent that can co-participate in the treatment
  • Participants on psychotropic medication must had been on a stable dose for the last 6 weeks prior to baseline assessment

Exclusion criteria

  • Diagnosed autism spectrum disorder, psychosis, bipolar disorder, severe eating disorder, organic brain disorder, learning disability
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Not able to understand the basics of the ICBT self-help material
  • Have completed a course of CBT for OCD within last 12 months (defined as at least 5 sessions CBT including exposure and response prevention)
  • On-going psychological treatment for OCD or another anxiety disorder

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

N/A

Interventional model

Single Group Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

11 participants in 1 patient group

Internet-delivered Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
Experimental group
Treatment:
Behavioral: Internet-delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Trial contacts and locations

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