AOW needs volunteers: NYC: men and women for assessing therapy for depression

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Click Project Title to learn more at the Army of Women site.

Interpersonal Therapy for Depression in Breast Cancer Study

Who is conducting the study?

Carlos Blanco, MD, PhD, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University

Description from the Army of Women site

The purpose of this study is to see which type of talk therapy is the most effective treatment for depression in women and men who have had a breast cancer diagnosis. It is open to women and men who were diagnosed with stage I-IV breast cancer more than six months ago.

You can join the Interpersonal Therapy for Depression in Breast Cancer Study if you match ALL of these MAIN categories:

  • You are a woman or man, 18 years of age or older
  • You have been diagnosed with Stage I, II, III, or IV breast cancer
  • You were diagnosed with breast cancer more than 6 months ago
  • You are able to speak English OR Spanish
  • You have been feeling down, sad, or depressed
  • You do not have a history of psychosis or bipolar disorder
  • You live near or are willing to travel (at your own expense) to the New York State Psychiatric Institute in New York, NY

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