Large Grant: “Efficacy of a Brief Motivational Intervention Delivered via Smartphone and Short Messaging Service”

Principal Investigator: Matthew Martens, PhD, University of Missouri, Columbia
Awarded $171,350 in 2013

Aim: Test the efficacy of a novel Brief Motivational Intervention (BMI) designed to reduce gambling among college students and delivered via smartphone devices (i.e., cell phones with comprehensive web applications) and Short Messaging Service (SMS) technology.

Year: 2013
Type: Project Grants