TRIAD - Treatment of Insomnia and Depression

Trial ID or NCT#



not recruiting iconNOT RECRUITING


The aim of the proposed three-site study is to increase the rate of full remission from major depressive disorder (MDD) at the end of 16 weeks of treatment for people who experience both major depressive disorder and insomnia.

Official Title

Improving Depression Outcome by Adding Insomnia Therapy to Antidepressants

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 75 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No
Inclusion Criteria:
  1. 1. Meets criteria for Major Depressive Disorder 2. Between 18 and 75 years of age and adequately fluent in English 3. Meets criteria for an insomnia disorder
Exclusion Criteria:
  1. 1. Women who are currently pregnant, breast-feeding, or not using a reliable birth control method. 2. People for whom the antidepressant medication(s) provided in the study is not indicated 3. People who have had minimum adequate trials of (or have not been able to tolerate) all three study medications. 4. People with uncontrolled medical conditions. 5. People with moderate or severe sleep disorders other than insomnia 6. Individuals on a fixed night shift or rotating work schedule that requires a night shift. 7. Patients with a current principal diagnosis of a psychiatric disorder that necessitates treatment that is not offered in the study.


Rachel Manber, PhD
Rachel Manber, PhD
Sleep specialist, Pediatric sleep specialist, Psychologist
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (General Psychiatry and Psychology-Adult)