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Treatment for Worry and Anxiety in Those with an Acute Cardiac Event

Treatment for Worry and Anxiety in Those with an Acute Cardiac Event

This study is completely online and via smartphone and will last 6 weeks.

All participants will receive a digital (app-based) treatment for anxiety and worry and will be asked to use the app for 6-weeks.

The study will also involve completing 3 phone calls with a study team member to provide feedback on the app.

Participants can be compensated up to $45 in Amazon gift cards for their time.

Participant Eligibility

This study is for individuals who:
-have experienced an acute cardiac event (i.e., myocardial infarction, stroke/tia, cardiac arrest, unstable angina, congestive heart failure with hospitalization)
-experience difficulty with worry or anxiety
-live in the United States
-are age 18 or older
-have access to a smartphone


E. Marie Parsons
(617) 651-2414

Additional Study Details

Full Study Title
Assessment of the Efficacy of Digital CBT for Anxiety in Adults who Have Experienced An Acute Cardiovascular Event (Open Phase Acceptability Study and Randomized Trial)

Study ID: 6035E
Start Date: 01/21/2022
End Date: 02/28/2022

Marie Parsons, PhD

Accepts Healthy Volunteers?

Study Site(s)

All study visits will be completed online. Researchers are based at Boston University

900 Commonwealth Avenue 2nd Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02215


Use the link below to send a message to the study coordinator, or call the number above to speak directly with a study representative.

I am interested in this research study.