Parent-Based Intervention Following a Weight Loss Surgery

Trial ID or NCT#



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Prevention and early intervention are the most effective methods for influencing eating habits. This study helps fulfill the Department of Psychiatry's missions of clinical innovation and advancing science. Findings will inform future clinical practice, improve the care provided to patients in their important role as parents, and foster interdisciplinary collaborations.

Official Title

Assessing the Feasibility and Acceptability of a Parent-Based Intervention to Reduce the Risk of Obesity in Children of Weight Loss Surgery Patients

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: Yes
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. - The biological parent of a child between 1-10 years of age. - Has undergone a weight loss surgery.
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. * Current medical condition necessitating more intensive care to manage symptoms.


James Lock
James Lock
Eric Rothenberg, MD Professor and Professor, by courtesy, of Pediatrics
Debra Safer
Debra Safer
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (General Psychiatry and Psychology-Adult)