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Trial details imported from ClinicalTrials.gov

For full trial details, please see the original record at https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00940732




Registration number
NCT00940732
Ethics application status
Date submitted
15/07/2009
Date registered
15/07/2009
Date last updated
24/06/2015

Titles & IDs
Public title
The Elite Athlete Mental Health Strategy Trial
Scientific title
The Elite Athlete Mental Health Strategy: A Randomised Controlled Trial of an Online Intervention for the Mental Health Help-Seeking of Elite Athletes
Secondary ID [1] 0 0
2009/373
Universal Trial Number (UTN)
Trial acronym
TEAMS
Linked study record

Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Mental Health Help-Seeking 0 0
Mental Health Help-Seeking 0 0
Condition category
Condition code

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Interventional
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Other interventions - Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy
Other interventions - Help-seeking list
Other interventions - Feedback
Other interventions - Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy
Other interventions - Help-seeking list
Other interventions - Feedback

Experimental: Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy -

Experimental: Help-seeking list -

Experimental: Feedback -

No Intervention: Control -

Experimental: Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy -

Experimental: Help-seeking list -

Experimental: Feedback -

No Intervention: Control -


Other interventions: Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy
Written material delivered over 2 weeks via the Internet, including "mythbusters", debunking common myths around anxiety and depression, as well information about a range of celebrities who have identified themselves as having depression or anxiety. Also contains mental health literacy information.

Other interventions: Help-seeking list
List of sources for mental health help-seeking delivered over 2 weeks.

Other interventions: Feedback
Written material delivered over 2 weeks via the Internet, including two short self-report measures (Goldberg Anxiety, Goldberg Depression), which will provide feedback to the participant about levels of depression and anxiety.

Other interventions: Destigmatisation and Mental Health Literacy
Written material delivered over 2 weeks via the Internet, including "mythbusters", debunking common myths around anxiety and depression, as well information about a range of celebrities who have identified themselves as having depression or anxiety. Also contains mental health literacy information.

Other interventions: Help-seeking list
List of sources for mental health help-seeking delivered over 2 weeks.

Other interventions: Feedback
Written material delivered over 2 weeks via the Internet, including two short self-report measures (Goldberg Anxiety, Goldberg Depression), which will provide feedback to the participant about levels of depression and anxiety.

Intervention code [1] 0 0
Other interventions
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

Outcomes
Primary outcome [1] 0 0
Help-seeking attitudes (Attitudes Toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help: Shortened Form, ATSPPH-SF)
Timepoint [1] 0 0
Baseline, post, 3 month, and 6 month follow-up
Primary outcome [2] 0 0
Help-seeking attitudes (Attitudes Toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help: Shortened Form, ATSPPH-SF)
Timepoint [2] 0 0
Baseline, post, 3 month, and 6 month follow-up
Secondary outcome [1] 0 0
Help-seeking behaviour, and Help-seeking intentions (General Help-Seeking Questionnaire, GHSQ)
Timepoint [1] 0 0
Baseline, post, 3 month, and 6 month follow-up
Secondary outcome [2] 0 0
Help-seeking behaviour, and Help-seeking intentions (General Help-Seeking Questionnaire, GHSQ)
Timepoint [2] 0 0
Baseline, post, 3 month, and 6 month follow-up

Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
- Invited through sports organisation

- Elite athlete

- Able to read English
Minimum age
18 Years
Maximum age
No limit
Gender
Both males and females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
Yes
Key exclusion criteria
- None.

Study design
Purpose of the study
Allocation to intervention
Randomised controlled trial
Procedure for enrolling a subject and allocating the treatment (allocation concealment procedures)
Methods used to generate the sequence in which subjects will be randomised (sequence generation)
Masking / blinding
Open (masking not used)
Who is / are masked / blinded?



Intervention assignment
Parallel
Other design features
Phase
Not Applicable
Type of endpoint(s)
Statistical methods / analysis

Recruitment
Recruitment status
Completed
Data analysis
Reason for early stopping/withdrawal
Other reasons
Date of first participant enrolment
Anticipated
Actual
Date of last participant enrolment
Anticipated
Actual
Date of last data collection
Anticipated
Actual
Sample size
Target
Accrual to date
Final
Recruitment in Australia
Recruitment state(s)
ACT
Recruitment hospital [1] 0 0
The Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University - Canberra
Recruitment postcode(s) [1] 0 0
0200 - Canberra

Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Other
Name
Amelia Gulliver
Address
Country
Other collaborator category [1] 0 0
Other
Name [1] 0 0
Australian Institute of Sport
Address [1] 0 0
Country [1] 0 0
Other collaborator category [2] 0 0
Other
Name [2] 0 0
Australian Institute of Sport
Address [2] 0 0
Country [2] 0 0

Ethics approval
Ethics application status

Summary
Brief summary
The purpose of this study is to determine whether positive mental health help-seeking
attitudes, and behaviour in elite athletes can be increased through an online intervention.
Trial website
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00940732
Trial related presentations / publications
Public notes

Contacts
Principal investigator
Name 0 0
Amelia Gulliver, BA, BAppPsych, BScPsych (Hons)
Address 0 0
The Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University
Country 0 0
Phone 0 0
Fax 0 0
Email 0 0
Contact person for public queries
Name 0 0
Address 0 0
Country 0 0
Phone 0 0
Fax 0 0
Email 0 0
Contact person for scientific queries

Summary results
Other publications