Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk
“Exploring the Effects of Strength Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk in Black Men”
This study will address a gap in the literature and advance the field of minority men's health. Specifically, it will be the first randomized controlled trial of resistance exercise as a dual intervention for depression symptoms and CVD risk reduction with depressed Black men.
Behavioral - Exercise
A 12 week resistance exercise curriculum
Behavioral - Health Education
A 12 week health education curriculum
Exploring the Effects of Strength Training on Depressive Symptoms and Cardiovascular Risk in Black Men