Project SARAH (Sexual Assault, Recovery & Hope)

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Project SARAH is a randomized clinical trial providing treatment for PTSD and alcohol use in the first year following sexual assault for individuals who identify as female. The study aims to test 1) the role of fear and reward in recovery following sexual assault; 2) the efficacy of a PTSD vs an alcohol intervention for promoting recovery; and 3) the type and amount of intervention needed to best promote recovery (e.g., whether individuals need both PTSD and alcohol interventions and whether recovery is improved by intervening on PTSD or alcohol use first).


Project Period:
September 1, 2019 August 31, 2024

Funding Type(s):
Federal

Funder(s):
NIAAA

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Geographic Area(s):
Seattle/Puget Sound

Practice Type(s):
Outpatient

Patient Population(s):
Adults

Targeted Condition(s):
Alcohol use disorders/misuse, PTSD