Please note: This trial has finished recruiting and is not accepting new participants.
Research Center: Centre for Disability Studies
Location: 92-94 Parramatta Road, Camperdown NSW 2050 (shown on map)
Lead Doctors: Dr Lynette Roberts
Ethics Committee: Reviewed and approved by the University of Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee
The Centre for Disability Studies at the University of Sydney is conducting a research study to learn how adapted cognitive-behaviour therapy could help with anxiety and reducing worry.
Participants will attend group sessions with a therapy partner of their choice, such as a parent or support worker. Sessions will include anxiety-management strategies such as cognitive challenging. All information shared throughout the study will be strictly confidential. This is an unpaid, volunteer trial.
Benefits of Participation
- Participants will learn new strategies for alleviating anxiety.
- Participants will be helping to advance research on mental health.
- If you decide to participate in the study and later feel that you no longer wish to be part of it, you may withdraw at any time.
- Your records relating to this study and any other information received will be kept strictly confidential.
- Upon completion, the results of the study will be shared with you.
Who Can Participate?
- Males and Females ages 18 or older.
- Have a mild intellectual disability.
- Experiencing worries or anxiety.