Dr. K. Luan Phan (M.D.) at The University of Illinois at Chicago is conducting a research study on mood and anxiety. This study is testing to see how treatments affect brain function, physiology, behavior and mental health.
You may be eligible if you:
1. Are 18-65 years old
2. Are experiencing anxiety, worry, and/or depressed mood.
1. A psychiatric interview.
2. Four functional MRI scans to non-invasively measure brain function.
3. Four sessions with electroencephalography (EEG) to non-invasively measure brain function.
4. EITHER 12 weeks of treatment with a FDA approved medication for the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders and will attend 5 regular visits during that treatment.
5. OR 12 weekly treatment visits with a talk therapy called Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
Interested volunteers should have no metal parts in their body and no major medical or neurological illness. Patients who are currently undergoing psychotherapy (talk therapy) or taking certain medications that affect the brain may not qualify for the study. Women should not be pregnant or trying to become pregnant. This study involves a time commitment of approximately 24-35 hours over a total of 14-21 visits. Volunteers will be compensated for their time. Volunteers must be US citizens or permanent residents. All information you give is confidential.
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