Traumatic Stress Study

The SCAN Lab is conducting a study at the University of Arizona to observe how a six-week course of light exposure influences the brain and sleep pattern in people living with traumatic stress.

For more information about the study and/or to find out if you are eligible, please visit our website and click on the ’Traumatic Stress Study’ link to fill out an online interest form. If you have additional questions, please give us a call at (520) 428-5141.

Study phase: N/A

Basic eligibility criteria:
Please contact the study coordinator for additional eligibility information.

  • You have experienced a traumatic event in the past 10 years
  • You are 18-50 years old
  • You are right-handed
  • Your primary language is English
  • You have no metal in your body

Primary disease category: Mental Health

Secondary disease categories: Sleep Disorders

Sponsor: Department of Defense

Protocol number: PT130770

Projected enrollment dates: February 2017 to July 2018

Official study title: A Non-Pharmacologic Method for Enhancing Sleep in PTSD