Participate in ResearchWould you like to participate in research about cognition and mental health? The CoPE Lab at Brandeis University, directed by Dr. Hannah Snyder, is currently looking for people who would like to volunteer as research participants for various psychology studies.
For College Students Ages 18–23
College, Cognition and Coping Study
We are currently seeking full-time undergraduate students, who speak English fluently, and are between the ages of 18-23. Participation involves: a 2.5 hour on-campus lab visit, 4 brief weekly online questionnaires and a final phone/online follow-up after finals. You will complete cognitive tasks, a mental health interview and questionnaires about your mood, thoughts, and experiences.
You will be compensated up to $80 for your time.
For more information, and to sign up for the study please fill out the following form.
Friendship and Empathy Study
We are currently seeking full-time undergraduate students, who speak English fluently, and are between the ages of 18-23. Participation involves: a 2.5 to 3 hour on-campus lab visit. During the lab visit, you will complete individual thought tasks and friendship conversation tasks, mental health interview, heart and brainwave measurements and questionnaires.
You will receive 3 'Research Familiarization Credits' for either PSYC 10A 1 or PSYC 51A 1 OR $30 for your time.For more information, and to sign up for the study please fill out the following form.
For Teens Ages 13–18 And Their Parents
Teens ages 13–18 and their parents may qualify to participate in our studies. Participation typically involves a session in the CoPE Lab at Brandeis University, in which you/your teen would complete some tasks measuring thinking and remembering, questionnaires about mental health and life experiences, and interviews about mental health. These visits typically take 3-4 hours. Some studies involve a one-time visit, while for others we may ask you to come back for several visits over the next few years. Some studies also involve follow-up phone calls and/or online questionnaires.
Studies typically pay between $10 and $25 an hour.
If you are interested in participating in our studies, please fill out the following form.