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Table 1 Overview of measures

From: Protocol for a randomized controlled dismantling study of a brief telephonic psychological intervention applied to non-professional caregivers with symptoms of depression

Instrument Intervention phase Format
Participant characteristics
 Socio-demographic and care situation characteristics Pre-treatment Self-administered
Primary outcome
 Major depression: SCID-CV Pre-treatment, Post-treatment, 1-, 3-, 6- and 12-month follow-ups Hetero-administered
Secondary outcomes
 Depressive symptoms: CES-D Pre-treatment, Post-treatment, 1-, 3-, 6- and 12-month follow-ups Self-administered
 Automatic negative thoughts: ATQ-N Pre-treatment, Post-treatment Self-administered
 Reinforcement: EROS Pre-treatment, Post-treatment Self-administered
 Register of social networking Pre-treatment, Post-treatment Self-administered
 Self-efficacy: GSES Pre-treatment, Post-treatment Self-administered
 Dropout and treatment adherence During the intervention, Post-treatment, 1-, 3-, 6- and 12-month follow-ups Hetero-administered
 Satisfaction with the service received: CSQ-8 Post-treatment Self-administered
  1. Note: SCID-VC Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV Axis I Disorders, Clinician Version, CES-D Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale, ATQ-N Automatic Thoughts Questionnaire, EROS Environmental Reward Observation Scale, GSES General Self-Efficacy Scale, CSQ-8 Client Satisfaction Questionnaire