PTSD, Trauma, & Brain Injury Research Study

A paid NYU research study that investigates experimental treatments for traumatic stress and/or traumatic brain injury.
Conveniently Located
Compensation Provided
PTSD or prior Trauma
Brain Injury
18 - 70 Years Old
Fast Facts
About Our Research Study
Our study aims to investigate the long-term and short-term effects of cannabidiol (CBD) as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder and/or traumatic brain injury symptoms.

Researchers are studying the use of cannabinol (CBD) as a potential treatment option for traumatic stress and/or traumatic brain injury symptoms.

This research will help us understand how CBD may work in reducing symptoms of these disorders.

Additional Information
Why is this research study being done?
The purpose of this study is to see the short-term and long-term effects of CBD on post-traumatic stress disorder and/or traumatic brain injuries.

Is this study for me?
You may be eligible to participate in our study if you meet the following criteria.

• Males and females aged 18-70 years old
• Are currently experiencing symptoms of traumatic stress
• AND/OR are currently experiencing symptoms of traumatic brain injury
• If of childbearing potential (male or female), willing to use contraception for the duration of the trial
  • • Agrees to abstain from all other cannabinoid use for the duration of the study
What will happen if I participate in this study?
If you agree to participate in one of our studies, the first visit will be a remote screening visit. The screening visit is done on a video call. The purpose of the screening visit is to make sure that you meet all of the conditions to participate in the study and that it is safe for you to take the study drug. The screening visit includes reviewing and signing informed consent forms, a contact sheet, and going over your medical and family history This first visit will take approximately 2.5 hours.

If you are eligible after the first visit, you’ll be asked to participate in another 2.5 hour video call, where a psychologist will review your history and complete psychiatric assessments. Then, you’ll come in for a shorter, in-person medical and physical screen to confirm your eligibility. If eligible, you will participate in a series of procedures over the course of 9 to 12 assessment visits. Participation will span 10-12 weeks and will typically require you to come into our offices for a visit every other week.
Will I be paid for being in this research study?
Participants will be paid up to $725.
Will it cost me anything to participate in this research study?
There is no cost for you to participate in our research study.