SOVA: Supporting Our Valued Adolescents

Protocol Description

SOVA is a website for teens and wiseSOVA is a website for parents which aims to increase engagement in mental health treatment. This study is part of the design phase and we are beta testing the site to understand if it is usable and acceptable to users.
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Eligibility Criteria

Adolescents or young adults age 14-26 with history of symptoms of depression or anxiety; and parents who have had a child with symptoms of depression or anxiety.


Participants complete an online survey (~15 minutes), receive daily emails reminding them of new blog posts, and then complete a follow up survey after 6 weeks (~10 to 15 minutes).

Status: Open to Enrollment

Source(s) of Support

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Additional Information

Adolescent Medicine Research

Primary Investigator

Ana Radovic, MD, MSc

Contact Information

Ana Radovic, MD, MSc: 412-692-7227;
Cassandra Long, LSW: 412-692-6949;