Tracking your Life In Pregnancy
Location: Department of Psychology, California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
Funding Source: American Psychological Foundation – Visionary Grant
Principal Investigator: Irene Tung, PhD
Collaborators: Alison Hipwell, PhD, ClinPsyD, Carissa Low, PhD
WHAT IS THIS STUDY ABOUT?
This research study seeks to understand how daily positive emotions (such as joy, gratitude, and pride) and experiences of social support in daily life influence psychological and physiological experiences of stress during pregnancy. To advance this knowledge, we will use mobile health technology, including smartphone apps and wearable biosensors, to track daily life emotions, experiences, and physiology during pregnancy.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
You may be eligible to participate if you are:
Pregnant for the first time
18-34 years of age or older
Less than 32 weeks pregnant
Currently using a personal smartphone
ARE YOU ENROLLING NEW PARTICIPANTS?
Yes! Text (323) 379-9118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in participating.
WHAT DOES PARTICIPATION INVOLVE?
2 study visits at the CSUDH campus (Carson, CA).
8 days of answering daily surveys using a smartphone app.
Wear a wristband device (similar to a 'smart watch') for 8 days to monitor your heart rate and physical activity.
Parking or transportation costs to CSUDH will be provided.
WANT TO LEARN MORE?
If you are interested in participating in the TULIP study or have questions, please email email@example.com or text (323) 379-9118 (you can also call and leave a voicemail, we will return your call).
Eligible participants can earn up to $150 (gift card) for completing all components of the study.
We are located in the Department of Psychology (Social and Behavioral Sciences Building; SBS A326) at California State University, Dominguez Hills.
Address: 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA 90747 | Phone: 323-379-9118 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org