Weight Loss for Couples
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Treatments||teams (talking about eating, activity, mutual support), need support training|
|Sponsor||University of Connecticut|
|Start date||June 2015|
|End date||September 2017|
|Trial size||128 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02570009, HL125157|
Obesity risk is shared within married couples yet most existing weight loss programs focus on individuals and not the marital dyad. This project will test the effects of a couples weight loss program that teaches spouses how to provide each other with autonomy support and create an interpersonal environment that promotes sustained behavior change.
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
|Masking||single blind (outcomes assessor)|
time frame: One year
Male or female participants from 18 years up to 70 years old.
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