Treatment Trial of Combat-Related PTSD

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Research Participants Needed

  • This study includes 4 evaluation visits, treatment once weekly for 12 weeks, then follow-up visits at 1 month, 6 months, and 12 months after treatment. It will take place at the Callier Center (Dallas Campus) at The University of Texas at Dallas.
  • The study includes neuropsychological testing, EEG testing, and MRI scanning.
  • The study may include a non-invasive brain stimulation, repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) and/or Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), a type of talk therapy.
  • You will be compensated for your time.

Who can participate?

  • The study is open to both male and female veterans.
  • Veterans who were deployed to a combat zone from 2001 to recently.
  • Veterans who have been diagnosed with or who believe they may have combat-related PTSD that is not sexual in nature.

Please Contact us for Screening or more information

Email: neurolab@utdallas.edu

Phone: 972-883-3171

Treatment Trial for Traumatic Brain Injury in Combat Veterans

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Research Participants Needed

  • The study is examining using non-invasive brain stimulation, called transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), to help people with memory difficulties from minor to moderate brain injuries.
  • The study involves 11 evaluation visits over a year, and two treatment phases of 15 tDCS treatment sessions per phase. Treatment sessions are approximately 30 minutes each with 1 session per week.
  • The study includes neuropsychological and EEG testing.
  • Treatments and assessments will take place at the Callier Center (Dallas Campus) at The University of Texas at Dallas.
  • You will be compensated for your time.

Who can participate?

  • The study is open to both male and female Veterans between 18 and 75 years old.
  • Veterans who have a history of a traumatic brain injury during service in military, including concussion or head injury with or without loss of consciousness.
  • Veterans who have trouble finding words in conversation, difficulty remembering lists, trouble producing an object’s name, or difficulty following the conversation of others.

Please Contact us for Screening or more information

Email: neurolab@utdallas.edu

Phone: 972-883-3171

Combat Veterans Without PTSD

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Research Participants Needed

  • The study takes approximately 4 hours in one day at the Callier Center (Dallas campus) at The University of Texas at Dallas.
  • The study includes an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), questionnaires, and EEG testing.
  • You will be compensated for your time.

Who can participate?

  • The study is open to both male and female veterans.
  • Veterans who were deployed to a combat zone post 9/11 (OIF/OEF).
  • Veterans who were exposed to stressors during their deployment.
  • Veterans who do not have a diagnosis of PTSD.
  • Veterans who do not have symptoms to suspect they may have PTSD (if never formally evaluated).

Please Contact us for Screening or more information

Email: neurolab@utdallas.edu

Phone: 972-883-3171