Summary

for people ages 40 years and up (full criteria)
at San Diego, California
study started
estimated completion:
Dawn M. Schiehser

Description

Summary

To investigate the effectiveness of a novel compensatory cognitive rehabilitation program for individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD) and mild cognitive impairment (MCI).

Official Title

Cognitive Rehabilitation for Individuals With Parkinson's Disease and MCI

Details

Eligible study participants will be randomly assigned to one of two interventions: 1) Cognitive Rehabilitation (Cognitive Symptom Management and Rehabilitation Therapy for Parkinson's disease; CogSMART-PD) or 2) Supportive Care. Interventions are held within a group format consisting of approximately 5 individuals with PD. Groups will meet once per week for 1.5 hours over a 10-week period. Neuropsychological testing will be administered pre- and post-intervention as well as 6- and 12-months after the intervention.

Keywords

Parkinson's Disease Rehabilitation Cognition Parkinson Disease CogSMART-PD Supportive Care

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 40 years and up

  1. Diagnosis of Parkinson's disease
  2. Mild Cognitive Impairment
  3. Over 40 years of age
  4. Fluent English speaker

You CAN'T join if...

Other neurological conditions (e.g., stroke) besides Parkinson's disease

Location

  • VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA accepting new patients
    San Diego California 92161 United States

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
VA Office of Research and Development
ID
NCT03335150
Lead Scientist
Dawn M. Schiehser
Study Type
Interventional
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