If you’re interested in participating in a study or want to learn more, please call Elana Israel at 617-855-4195

K23 STudy

Would the study be good for me?

  • You’re between the ages of 13-18

  • You either have no symptoms of depression OR you’re feeling down/depressed and want treatment

What does the study involve?

  • Two initial visits to McLean Hospital (approx. 3 hours each) involving questionnaires and MRI brain scan

  • If you’re feeling depressed, we offer 12 weeks of free therapy.

  • Return to McLean Hospital 13 weeks after your initial visit for more questionnaires and an MRI brain scan.

  • You can earn up to $330 for participating.

KTGF STudy

Would the study be good for me?

  • You’re between the ages of 12-18

  • You either have no symptoms of depression OR you’re experiencing less interest or pleasure in the things you used to enjoy.

What does the study involve?

  • Two visits to McLean Hospital (approx. 3 hours each) involving questionnaires and an MRI brain scan

  • Brief online questionnaires and phone calls every 3-6 months for 2 years.

  • You can earn up to $282 for participating