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Rise Together: Paid focus group on youth employment on May 12th for parents of teens in Alameda County

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: Preteens, Teens, Young Adults
Dear Bay Area Parent, We would like to invite you to take part in a discussion with a select group of business leaders and parents from throughout Alameda County on Friday, May 12, 2017 from 8:00-9:30am at Urban Strategies Council, 1720 Broadway, Oakland. The facilitated session will last no longer than 90 minutes, and a light breakfast is...
You and your baby are invited to participate in a short study for a local San Francisco company, Sproutling!  Sproutling is designing a smart baby monitor to make parenting a little less scary and a lot more fun.  To ensure we are designing a product that parents and baby’s love, we would like to invite your baby to wear our baby monitor for seven...

Stanford Department of Psychiatry: Seeking Children and Adolescents Ages 9-17 for Food and Mood Study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: School-Aged, Preteens, Teens
Is your child interested in participating in research? Stanford is looking for children and adolescents to participate in the Food and Mood study. Eligible participants   are between 9-17 years old are experiencing low moods or irritability have a body mass index greater than 85%ile do not have braces or metal in their body Participants receive...
Families Needed for Paid Research at Stanford! Are you the parent of a healthy 12-17 year old child and have no known psychiatric diagnosis? Healthy parents and their children are needed to serve as controls for a study that explores the effects of antidepressants on brain function as well as how different process are involved in mood regulation...

UC Berkeley Golden Bear Sleep & Mood Clinic: Volunteers Needed for Depression Treatment Study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: Young Adults, Adults
Are you feeling depressed or do you know someone who is depressed? We may be able to help! Individuals who are 18 years or older and currently experiencing depression may be eligible to participate in a free treatment research study at the Golden Bear Sleep and Mood Research Clinic at UC Berkeley. Eligible participants for this research will...

UC Berkeley School of Public Health: UC Berkeley: Nursing women needed for breast cancer study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: Young Adults, Adults
Are you pregnant or nursing? If the answer is "yes," we need you as a volunteer for a breast cancer research project. Your participation would involve having you collect (in private) a sample of milk or breast fluid. If you are willing to help, call: Prof. Gertrude Buehring, Ph.D.University of California, BerkeleySchool of Public Health(510) 642-...

UCSF Autism Research: UCSF enrolling kids age 8-12 for ADHD intervention study with video game

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: School-Aged, Preteens
UCSF is enrolling kids between 8-12 years old who meet criteria for ADHD diagnosis to do videogame-like therapy at home. $300 reimbursement for study completion. Only few visits to UCSF.  

UCSF Brain Development Research Project: Children 6-18 Needed for UCSF Brain Imaging Study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: School-Aged, Preteens, Teens, Young Adults
Dr. Elliott Sherr at UCSF is looking for healthy, typically developing children, OR children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 6-18 to serve as participants in a three part study about ASD.   Our study is looking at protein pathways that may regulate ASD as well as head size.  The study can be completed in 3 visits, which include a blood draw,...

UCSF Brain Development Research Project: Children Needed for UCSF Autism Study

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: Babies, Toddlers, Preschoolers, Kinder, School-Aged, Preteens, Teens, Young Adults
  Dr. Elliott Sherr at UCSF is looking for healthy, typically developing volunteers, OR children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), OR children who are developmentally delayed ages 1+ to serve as participants in a study about ASD. Our study is looking at biochemical changes in the blood that may help diagnose and treat...
You know where your eye color and height came from, but do you ever wonder where your temperament and thinking style came from? Is it all in the genes, or from your environment or both? No one knows exactly, and our UCSF Research Team is seeking the answer to this question right now using the latest technology in neuroscience. In order to...

Wits' End Parenting: Feedback wanted: Is your young person financially literate?

Researchers & Authors Seeking Parents/Kids
Ages: Young Adults, Adults
Wits’ End Parenting and Freeling & Associates have developed a financial literacy program for teens and young adults, and we would love to get your feedback! Studies show that people who are financially literate have significantly more money than people who are not as literate. These same studies also show that people with less financial...