Meru Health Ascend Mobile Intervention for Depression in Middle Aged and Older Adults
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Using technology to deliver depression interventions is one way could alleviate the public health burden of depression. The study is testing a mobile app intervention program for depression that uses cognitive behavioral skills and mindfulness. This study seeks to obtain feedback on the intervention and refine the intervention and then test the intervention in a larger study. The mobile app intervention called the Meru Health Ascend program consists of the app and therapist support via messaging within the app.
Evaluation of Meru Health Ascend Mobile Intervention for Depression in Middle Aged and Older Adults
- - Owns a smart phone, resides in California, PHQ-9 score greater than or equal to 10, stable dose of medication (if taking psychotropic), able to read and understand English.
- - Psychotic disorder, possible cognitive impairment, evidence of problematic drinking behavior, active suicide ideation with a plan, active psychological treatment, bipolar disorder (study 2 only)
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Christine Gould, PhD
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