Mood Disorders (Pediatric) Clinical Trials

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Clinical Trial of Fluoxetine in Anxiety and Depression in Children and Associated Brain Changes

Objective: This protocol uses functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to examine neuro-cognitive correlates of pediatric and adult mood and anxiety disorders. The primary goal of the project is to document, in pediatric anxiety disorders and major depression, perturbations in brain systems mediating attention biases, fear conditioning, emotional memory, and response …

behavior modification
functional magnetic resonance imaging
psychiatric disorder
depressed mood
scid
  • 146 views
  • 01 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
Title: Safety and Feasibility of Individualized Low Amplitude Seizure Therapy (iLAST)

Background Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is used to treat people with severe depression. During ECT, the brain is given electric pulses that cause a seizure. Although it is effective, it can cause side effects, including memory loss. Researchers want to study a new way to give ECT called iLAST. Objective To …

depression
electroconvulsive therapy
depressed mood
depressive disorder
anesthesia
  • 6 views
  • 01 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
Telephone-administered Relapse Prevention for Depression

This study determines the effectiveness of telephone-delivered cognitive-behavioral continuation therapy (T-CT) in comparison to usual care in people with recurrent or chronic depression. The primary research question is whether participating in T-CT reduces depressive relapses. The continuation therapy comprises eight therapy sessions delivered over the telephone by a trained therapist …

depressive episode
psychotherapy
remission
psychiatric disorder
depression
  • 31 views
  • 21 Jul, 2021
  • 23 locations
The Role of Hormones in Postpartum Mood Disorders

Determine whether postpartum depression is triggered by the abrupt withdrawal of estrogen and progesterone. The appearance of mood and behavioral symptoms during pregnancy and the postpartum period has been extensively reported. While there has been much speculation about possible biologically based etiologies for postpartum disorders (PPD), none has ever been …

mood disorder
axis i diagnosis
mood symptoms
mania
mood disturbances
  • 77 views
  • 20 Jul, 2021
  • 1 location
Levodopa and Exercise for Older Adults With Depression and Psychomotor Slowing

In this new research study, 80 adults aged > 60 years with a significant depressive disorder and slowed processing and/or gait speed will be randomized to receive levodopa (L-DOPA; which the Candidate has previously shown to increase psychomotor speed and decrease depressive symptoms in older adults), aerobic exercise (itself an …

depression
depressed mood
depressive disorder
  • 0 views
  • 01 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
Studies of Brain Function and Course of Illness in Pediatric Bipolar Disorder

This study seeks to learn more about the symptoms of severe mood dysregulation in children and adolescents ages 7-17. Children and adolescents with severe mood dysregulation (SMD) display chronic anger, sadness, or irritability, as well as hyperarousal (such as insomnia, distractibility, hyperactivity) and extreme responses to frustration (such as frequent, …

brain imaging
psychiatric disorder
psychiatric treatment
depression
depressed mood
  • 265 views
  • 01 Aug, 2021
  • 1 location
The Psychobiology of Childhood Temperament

The purpose of this study is to use brain imaging technology to examine brain changes that occur in children when they are exposed to various kinds of emotional tasks and to determine if these changes are related to the child's temperament. Studies suggest that the risk for developing mood and …

brain imaging
psychosis
anxiety
  • 246 views
  • 01 Aug, 2021
  • 2 locations
Study of Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoria

The purpose of this study is to identify and describe the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Women who experience PMS symptoms will complete clinical interviews, self-rating scales, and evaluations of mood and endocrine function. A subgroup of women with severe PMS (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder or PMDD) will be offered additional …

depression
depressed mood
insomnia
behavioral disturbances
fatigue
  • 1020 views
  • 28 Jul, 2021
  • 1 location
Perimenopause-Related Mood and Behavioral Disorders

The purpose of this study is to investigate mood and behavior changes in the time period surrounding and including menopause. This is an observational study; volunteers who participate will not receive any new or experimental therapies. Controversy exists regarding the relationship between estrogen and progesterone (gonadal steroid) changes and midlife-onset …

estrogen
depression
progesterone
depressed mood
antidepressants
  • 184 views
  • 21 Jul, 2021
  • 1 location
Family Study of Affective and Anxiety Spectrum Disorders

This study will examine how depression, anxiety, and migraine run in families. It will help in defining the risk factors for physical, mental, and health problems-as well as define ways that those problems may be prevented and treated. A broad range of ages among family members will be included to …

mania
psychiatric disorder
actigraphy
psychiatric disorders
mental illness
  • 711 views
  • 25 Jul, 2021
  • 1 location