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Company Information:

Name: BEHAVIORAL TECH RESEARCH, INC.
Address: 4746 11th Ave NE
SEATTLE, WA 98105-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,210,315.00 14
SBIR Phase II $7,927,385.00 9
STTR Phase I $344,544.00 4
STTR Phase II $1,409,658.00 2

Award List:

Skills Training Video for Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA
Principal Investigator: Jennifer A. Waltz
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a multimodal, psychosocial treatment with demonstrated efficacy in treating borderline personality disorder (BPD). In Phase I, we developed and evaluated a pilot videotape of Marsha M. Linehan, Ph.D.,… More

DBT SKILLS COMPUTER TRAINING FOR BPD SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $150,372.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Substance use disorders (SUD) co-occurring with borderline personality disorder (BPD) pose serious and complex public health problems. Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Substance Abusers (DBT) is an efficacious psychosocial treatment for drug dependent… More

Computer Based Training in DBT Behavioral Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $146,986.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dissemination of evidence-based therapies remains a high priority in the treatment of substance abuse. A number of barriers limit accessibility to these effective therapies in routine community settings, including lack of basic training in fundamental… More

Computer-Based Training of Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $118,720.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Borderline personality disorder (BPD) remains a serious public health problem. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive psychosocial treatment that is efficacious for BPD. In Phase I, we will develop and evaluate an innovative computer-based training… More

Computer Training in DBT-S Skills for BPD Drug Abusers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $782,934.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Substance Abusers (DBT-S) is a comprehensive psychosocial treatment, efficacious for substance-dependent individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD). In Phase I, we developed and evaluated an innovative computer-based… More

DBT Skills Computer Training for Routine CMH Providers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $781,985.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive psychosocial treatment that is efficacious for borderline personality disorder (BPD). In Phase I, we developed and evaluated an innovative computer-based training (CBT) prototype of a subset of DBT skills for… More

Computer-Based Training in DBT Validation Strategies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $153,870.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dissemination of evidence-based therapies remains a high priority at NIDA. A number of barriers limit accessibility to these effective therapies in routine community settings. Substance use disorders (SUD) co-occurring with borderline personality disorder (BPD)… More

Computer Based Training in DBT-S Behavioral Analysis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $799,145.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Substance use disorders (SUD) co-occurring with borderline personality disorder (BPD) pose serious and complex public health problems. Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Substance Abusers (DBT-S) is a comprehensive psychosocial treatment, efficacious for… More

Computer-Based Training in DBT Validation Strategies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $685,355.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dissemination of evidence-based therapies remains a high priority at NIDA. A number of barriers limit accessibility to evidence-based therapies in routine clinical settings. Substance use disorders (SUDs) co-occurring with borderline personality disorder (BPD)… More

Fundamentals of Interpersonal Therapy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
Principal Investigator: Scott P. Stuart
Award Amount: $129,081.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) is one of the most thoroughly validated psychosocial treatments for depression. Dissemination of IPT, however, has been hindered by lack of trainers and didactic materials. Though several excellent textbooks regarding IPT are… More

The DBT-SUD In-Session Response to Dysfunctional Behavior for ACT Teams

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Maria Monroedevita
Award Amount: $159,908.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dissemination of evidence-based practices remains a high priority at NIDA. A number of barriers limit accessibility to these effective practices in routine community-based treatment settings. Persons with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) commonly… More

Computer-Based Training in Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depressed Adults

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $155,282.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) grant application to support the development of an innovative, online training program to aid in the dissemination of Behavioral Activation, a therapy for depression (BA). The current… More

Computer-Based Training in Panic Control Treatment for Adolescents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $126,419.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR; R43/44) grant application to NIMH to support the development of an innovative, online training program in Panic Control Treatment for Adolescents (PCT-A). The current application represents a… More

Online Training in the Principles and Procedures of Exposure Therapies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $158,735.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant application to support the development of an innovative, online training program to aid in the dissemination of exposure therapies (ETs) for anxiety diso rders. ETs have consistently and robustly… More

Online PCT Training for Clinicians

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $141,989.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR; R43/44) grant application to NIMH to support the development of an innovative, online training program in Panic Control Treatment (PCT). The current applicatio n represents a cooperative partnership… More

The DBT-SUD In-Session Response to Dysfunctional Behavior for ACT Teams

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $772,929.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Persons with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) commonly experience both Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) and Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), resulting in serious and complex personal costs and public heal th problems. Although Assertive Community… More

Computer-Based Training in Panic Control Treatment for Adolescents

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $921,542.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR; R43/44) grant application to NIMH to support the further development and testing of an innovative, online training program in Panic Control Treatment for Adol escents (PCT-A). The current application… More

Fundamentals of Interpersonal Therapy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: N/A
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $1,059,595.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) is one of the most thoroughly validated psychosocial treatments for depression. Dissemination of IPT, however, has been hindered by lack of trainers and didactic materials. Though sever al excellent textbooks regarding IPT are… More

Online Training in the Fundamentals of Eating Disorders Treatment

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $169,762.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant application to support the development of an innovative, online training program to aid in the dissemination of evidence-based Eating Disorder (ED) treat ments (e.g., Cognitive Behavioral Therapy… More

DBT Skills Training Central

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $161,424.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase I Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant application to support the development of an innovative, online training aid for Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills providers treating borderline personality disorder and substance… More

Computer-Based Training in Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depressed Adults

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $999,428.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant application to support the further development of an innovative, online training program to aid in the dissemination of Behavioral Activation (BA), a th erapy for depression. The current… More

Online Training in the Principles and Procedures of Exposure Therapies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $959,417.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant application to support the further development of an innovative, online training program to aid in the dissemination of exposure therapies (ETs) for anx iety disorders. ETs have consistently and… More

Utilizing Mobile Technology for DBT Skills Generalization with BPD-SUD Clients

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $158,747.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Substance use disorders (SUD) co-occurring with borderline personality disorder (BPD) pose serious and complex public health problems. Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Substance Abusers (DBT) is an efficacious psychosoc ial treatment for substance dependent… More

Online PCT Training for Clinicians

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Linda A. Dimeff
Award Amount: $1,224,650.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Panic attacks (PA) impact about 23% of adults in community samples. Panic disorder with or without agoraphobia (PDA) tends to be a chronic condition with a lifetime prevalence of 4.7%. When untreated, panic disorder (PD ) often leads to debilitating problems,… More

Computer-Assisted Delivery of Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Kelly Chrestman – 520-883-5020
Award Amount: $182,298.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a common anxiety disorder with lifetime prevalence in the U.S. of 6.8%. Prolonged Exposure (PE), an exposure-based treatment developed by Edna Foa, Ph.D. and colleagues, is a highly efficacious treatment for PTSD. PE is… More

An Interactive Web-Based Tool to Enhance Consent for Mental Health Research

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT SAN DIEGO
Principal Investigator: Melanie Harned – 206-616-1542
Award Amount: $115,570.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The limitations of standard means of obtaining informed consent for psychiatric clinical trials have been well documented. Empirical data suggests that, aided by multimedia learning methods, psychiatric patients can betaught or primed with general knowledge… More

Suicide Safety Net: Multimedia Tools for Reliable Risk Management Documentation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Melanie Harned – 206-616-1542
Award Amount: $225,803.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Suicide is the 11th leading cause of death in the United States, accounting for approximately 34,000 deaths per year [1]. Despite the prevalence, many clinical research trials routinely exclude suicidal individuals dueto the lack of appropriate tools and… More