The state of New Jersey currently has 6 active clinical trials seeking participants for Autism research studies. These trials are conducted in various cities, including New Brunswick, Hackensack, Newark and Morristown.
A Strength-Based Employment Maintenance Program for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum
Recruiting
The investigators are looking to evaluate how effective a training program that focuses on character strengths may be in improving job maintenance skills in young adults. The investigators are examining the effects of this intervention in young adults who feel they would like to help in improving their satisfaction with work, and in keeping their jobs.
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 14 years and 26 years
Trial Updated:
02/12/2024
Locations: Kessler Foundation, East Hanover, New Jersey
Conditions: Autism
ML-004 in Adolescents and Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
Recruiting
ML-004-002 is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study that will enroll approximately 150 adolescent and adult subjects with ASD. The primary objective is to evaluate the efficacy of ML-004 compared with placebo in the improvement of social communication deficits in subjects with ASD.
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 12 years and 45 years
Trial Updated:
02/09/2024
Locations: Hassman Research Institute, Berlin, New Jersey +1 locations
Conditions: Autism Spectrum Disorder
Open-Label, Flexible-dose Study to Evaluate the Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Cariprazine in the Treatment of Pediatric Participants With Schizophrenia, Bipolar I Disorder, or Autism Spectrum Disorder
Recruiting
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the long-term safety and tolerability of cariprazine in the treatment of pediatric participants with schizophrenia, bipolar I disorder, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and to establish the benefit-risk profile of long-term treatment in this population.
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 5 years and 17 years
Trial Updated:
01/29/2024
Locations: Med Clinical Research Partners LLC /ID# 236071, Irvington, New Jersey
Conditions: Schizophrenia, Bipolar I Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Emergent Multi-Class Imitation Training
Recruiting
The goals of this project are to (a) incorporate empirical findings on imitation training and learning in autistic children into a comprehensive protocol for Applied Behavior Analysis practitioners designed to rapidly facilitate generalized imitation called Emergent Multi-Class Imitation Training (EMIT), and (b) collect pilot data on the efficacy of EMIT with a small sample of autistic children. EMIT will incorporate several features that are grounded in prior research including: (a) evidence-ba... Read More
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 12 months and 6 years
Trial Updated:
04/27/2023
Locations: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Conditions: Autism Spectrum Disorder
Non-invasive Brain Stimulation in Children With Autism
Recruiting
Although many children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) make significant progress in learning and their cognitive skills improve with applied behavior analysis (ABA), there are a significant number of children who show an absence or a plateau in various skills. Deficits in executive functioning are likely to be involved in many of these cognitive and learning disabilities due to poor functioning of the prefrontal cortex. Currently, the use of biological methods for improving learnin... Read More
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 5 years and 12 years
Trial Updated:
02/13/2023
Locations: Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Conditions: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Executive Dysfunction, Child Autism
KF STRIDE to Improve Job Interview Skills
Recruiting
The goals of the current study are to evaluate the preliminary effectiveness and feasibility of Kessler Foundation-Strength Identification and Expression (KF-STRIDE) in an 8-week randomized controlled trial comparing the intervention to services as usual (SAU).
Gender:
All
Ages:
Between 14 years and 26 years
Trial Updated:
01/16/2023
Locations: Kessler Foundation, East Hanover, New Jersey
Conditions: Autism Spectrum Disorder