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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A trial of Loving-Kindness Meditation and Cognitive Processing Therapy for PTSD
Principal Investigator:

David J. Kearney

Location: Seattle, WA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: July 2014 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a worldwide problem that is a common consequence oftrauma. PTSD is often comorbid with depression. Despite the availability of medications and psychotherapy,many persons with PTSD experience persistent symptoms. Veterans frequently use Complementary andAlternative Medicine (CAM) interventions to augment their traditional care and to address their social andspiritual needs. The proposed controlled randomized trial will assess whether a novel CAM...

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