September 12, 2012

Has your family participated in family-based treatment?


Posted by request of the researchers:
Research Participants Invited – University of IowaOur research team is conducting a study to investigate parents’ uniqueexperiences of participating in family-based treatment.We are recruiting 25 parents who have participated in family-basedtreatment for a child or adolescent with anorexia nervosa.Who can participate?• Parents (biological, adoptive, or step) who have participated infamily based treatment for a child with anorexia nervosa at somepoint in the past• Child was between ages 10 and 18 at the time of family-basedtreatment• Are not currently in family-based treatment
What is the process?• Participants will contact the researcher• The researcher will email information about the study and ademographic questionnaire• Participants will review the information about the study and, ifthey consent to participate, will complete and mail the demographicquestionnaire to the researcher• Some participants will be invited to participate in a 60-90 minuteinterview which may occur in person, via telephone, or via web chat
This study is being conducted by Joanna Wiese and Megan Foley Nicpon,PhD. If you are interested in participating, please contact Joanna Wiese at563-676-2500 or joanna-wiese@uiowa.edu. If you are an eating disorderpractitioner and have eligible clients interested in participating, pleaseforward them this contact information.

1 comment:

  1. OK, I have emailed them asking if doing FBT for a different member of the family, of a different generation, excludes me from taking part.....

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