Adapt and Me
- All participants receive a comprehensive pain, mood,
and psychosocial evaluation.
- All participants receive venlafaxine (Effexor©), close
clinical management by a highly trained staff, and study
interventions at no cost. ½ of participants also receive
Problem Solving Therapy for Depression and Pain (PST-DP) at no
- Participation may reduce use of opioids (like Percocet,
Vicodin, and Oxycodone).
- Participants can be compensated up to $130 for their
time and to defray the cost of transportation.
We keep the physicians of participants posted on their
progress throughout the study (with their written permission).
- After participants complete the study, we will provide treatment recommendations and facilitate aftercare.
The continued well-being of our valued participants is very important to us.