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RESEARCHERS 

BLANKET RECRUITMENT OF PARTICIPANTS VIA UNIVERSITY EMAIL IS PROHIBITED. To recruit participants for your study you must follow these instructions.

Research Requests Policy 2012

 PARTICIPANTS

If you would like to participate in any of the following research studies, please be sure to review the eligibility criteria for each study prior to contacting the researcher.


 

Available Research Studies

RESEARCH CATEGORIES:

 

TRAINING AND EDUCATION AT ALLIANT: PROFESSIONAL ISSUES

Project Title: Clinicians’ Knowledge, Training, and Utilization of Evidence-Based Treatments for Child Maltreatment and Barriers to Utilization

Researcher(s) Name(s): Katherine McCarthy, MA

Study Summary:  This study will examine evidence-based treatment (EBT) utilization and attitudes in clinicians who provide psychotherapy to children and adolescents who have experienced maltreatment.  The study involves an online survey that only takes about 10 minutes to complete, and an (optional) brief telephone interview about EBT training, utilization, and implementationClinicians from different backgrounds and theoretical orientations are invited to participate.  Clinicians do not need to have any training in evidence-based treatments (EBTs) to participate.  If you are eligible, please consider participating!

ELIGIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION

Mental health clinicians who:

 a)  have provided psychotherapy in the past year to at least one child or adolescent client who has experienced maltreatment (defined as physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse, neglect, witnessing domestic violence)


b)  are either licensed master’s level clinicians, licensed psychologists, licensed psychiatrists, or supervised doctoral student clinicians with at least a master’s degree in a mental health-related field

c)  are English-speaking


d)  are age 18 or above

To participate in this study, please click on the following link (it is best to use a computer rather than a smartphone or tablet): 

https://alliant.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9sq7gfWQHrPeOup

Contact Information:  If you have any questions or would like to receive the results of the study, please email Katherine McCarthy, MA at kmccarthy@alliant.edu or at clinicians.study@gmail.com

 

LGBT

There are no studies in this category at this time.

 

FAMILY AND COUPLE RELATIONSHIP STUDIES

 There are no studies in this category at this time.

 

  CLINICAL SAMPLES

There are no studies in this category at this time.

 

CRIME AND THE JUSTICE SYSTEM

There are no studies in this category at this time.

 

WORKPLACE

  There are no studies in this category at this time.

 

PERSONALITY, STRESS, COPING, DECISION-MAKING, PROBLEM-SOLVING 

Project Title: Religiosity, Acculturation, Sexuality, Sexual Communication and Psychological Well-Being among Muslim American Women

Researcher(s) Name(s): Linda J. Beckman, Ph.D. & Emon Abdolsalehi-Najafi, Ph.D.

Study Summary: The Multicultural Women's Research Group is seeking volunteers for a study of Muslim women. We are dedicated to conducting research that can improve the well-being and mental health of women from diverse cultural backgrounds. This study examines self-perceptions, cultural preferences, religiosity, feelings about sexual issues and psychological well-being. If you are a Muslim female over the age of 18 residing in the United States, please consider participating in our approximately 20 minute on-line survey (direct link: http://bit.ly/1DGPYIv). Those who complete the survey can enter a raffle for a chance to win one of three $75 Visa gift cards.  Thank you.

Those interested in taking the on-line survey should click on the following link:

http://bit.ly/1DGPYIv

Contact Information:If you have questions please contact Emon Abdolsalehi-Najafi,Ph.D. at Dr.eanajafi@gmail.com or Linda J. Beckman, Ph.D. at lbeckman@alliant.edu or 626-270-3302.


 OTHER TOPICS

 

Project Title: Factors Associated with Cyberbullying Among Young Adults: A Retrospective Study

Researcher Name: Emily Frost-Morgan

Supervisor of Research: Dr. Lisa Ware, Ph.D.

Study Summary: There has been a lot of attention in the media, in recent years, regarding student conflicts in schools: in-person and on the Internet.  This research study is being done to learn more about these conflicts. If you are between the ages of 18-29, you are invited to participate and share information about your social relationships during Middle School and High School.

If interested in participating, participants can find the survey at: 

https://qtrial2014az1.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_23rjTEkTvbvR28B.

Contact Information:  Any questions, please contact Emily Frost-Morgan, sfrost-morgan@alliant.edu

 



Project Title: Spirituality and Religion in the Therapeutic Setting

Researcher Name: Soua Thao

Study Summary: This study will explore the mainstream clinicians’ level of spirituality and religiosity in relation to whether they address the issues of spirituality and religion in the therapeutic setting; and explore the mainstream clinicians’ beliefs of adequately addressing spirituality and religion in their academic training in relation to whether they address the issues of spirituality and religion in the therapeutic setting.

Please follow this link to the survey:  

https://alliant.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_57vFrQxIPf3avc1

Contact Information: Soua Thao sthao@alliant.edu