Pilot Studies

Recent Pilot Studies

Smaller scale Stage I treatment development, feasibility, or mechanism of action research

Neural mechanisms Mediating Reduction of Substance Use within an Emotional Regulation Skills Intervention in Girls
Hilary Blumberg, M.D. and Susan Nolen-Hoeksema, Ph.D.

Engaging Methadone-Maintained Patients in Physical Exercise
Christopher Cutter, Ph.D.

Effects of a computerized CBT HIV risk reduction module on reduction of risk behaviors
Diane Duffey, M.D.

Smoking Cessation for Smokers with Sleep Problems
Lisa Fucito, Ph.D.

Performance-based Reinforcement for Cognitive Remediation in Substance Users
Brian Kiluk, Ph.D.

Mindfulness-based Regulation of Craving as Index of Treatment Success
Hedy Kober, Ph.D.

Regulation of Craving by Cognitive Strategies for Cocaine users participating in a trial of computerized CBT
Hedy Kober, Ph.D.

Pilot SMART Design for Pathological Gamblers
Nancy Petry, Ph.D.

Novel Treatments to Enhance Smoking Cessation before Cancer Surgery: Effects on Smoking and Surgical Outcomes
Benjamin Toll, Ph.D.

Yale Psychotherapy Development Centerr

Left to right: Christopher Liong, Christopher Cutter, Sarah Caffrey.

Yale Psychotherapy Development Center

Brian Kiluk providing cognitive behavioral therapy.