Depression Study [ACTIV8]

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Feeling Sad, Down, or Uninterested? Having Difficulty Enjoying Things?

You may be eligible for a study examining the effects of a computer-based experimental treatment program designed to improve positive emotions and behaviors.

Researchers in the Department of Psychiatry at UCSD are seeking individuals ages 18-55 who are experiencing feelings of low mood or depression and who are not currently taking psychiatric medication. Other eligibility criteria apply.

Participants will be asked to complete questionnaires, computer tasks, behavioral assessments and an MRI scan of your brain.

All participants will receive a behavioral treatment and experimental computer-based treatment program designed to improve one's mood.

Compensation is also provided.

For more information, please contact The Positive Emotion & Anxiety Research Laboratory at (858) 366-3149.