Online Research

Below you will find a list of links to studies in which you can participate. These are either surveys or experiments on the internet. They are organized chronologically. The list is maintained by Julia Rohrer. If you are interested in submitting your own study to our database, please send us an e-mail at research@in-mind.org with 'Online Study' in the subject heading, detailing the information provided by the list below. An important note: Please ascertain that you submit a brief description of the study, which will be read by the participants:

Title of the Study:
Researchers (without academic titles):
Institution:
Web Address of Study:
Brief Description of the Study:
Ethics Review Information (including review number):
Date when the study will be completed:



Speaking without words: the meaning of laughs, grunts, and other emotional nonverbal vocalizations

Researchers: 
Andrey Anikin, Lund University Cognitive Science

Brief description: 
The voice carries a wealth of information, even if no words are spoken. From laughs to noncommital grunts, we use many nonverbal exclamations in our everyday interactions to indicate how we feel and what we intend to do. The purpose of this experiment is to learn more about how listeners interpret such emotional vocalizations. Your participation is completely anonymous. Completion time is 10-15 minutes. No specific eligibility requirements. 

Web Address of Study: 
http://cogsci.se/experiments.html

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Understanding how receiving a diagnosis of bipolar disorder shapes identity

Researchers: 
Alison Branitsky, Mount Holyoke College

Brief description: 
The purpose of this study is to understand how receiving a diagnosis of bipolar disorder shapes identity and self-esteem. Individuals are eligible to participate if they have received a diagnosis of bipolar disorder at least 3 months ago. Survey should take 15-20 minutes to complete. Participants will have the ability to opt into a raffle for a Visa gift card. 

Web Address of Study: 
https://goo.gl/forms/rgc2zwuWJyxgaq8l2

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

The Pet Effect’: the role of pet ownership & attachment on empathy, self-compassion and wellbeing

Researchers: 
Michelle Fernandes,  Alexander Sumich, Nottingham Trent University

Brief description: 
This study aims to examine the relationship between pet ownership, pet attachment, social support and its mediating effects on empathy, self-compassion and wellbeing with a specific focus on depressive symptoms. Please follow the given instruments. It will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.

Web Address of Study: 
https://ntupsychology.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_80WuDHYGrAAIeC9

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Facebook Faux – Pas: An investigation into stage of study and personality and their impact towards attitudes of online risky behaviour and perceptions of employability

Researchers: 
Daniel Parkinson, University of the West of Scotland

Brief description: 
The purpose of this study is to investigate how the personality and stage of study of an individual impacts attitudes towards an individual’s behaviour and their perceptions of online ‘faux pas’ behaviour in relation to employability. You have been chosen to take part in this study as you are a current undergraduate or postgraduate student.

Web Address of Study: 
http://fbfauxpas2017.questionpro.com

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

Online Driving Study

Researchers: 
Yara Kadulina, Juliana Adema, Sylvain Gagnon, University of Ottawa

Brief description: 
We are studying perceptions of certain driving behaviours. Participants will view and rate 16 video clips of different driving behaviours, and the entire study takes around 20 minutes.

Web Address of Study: 
http://uottawapsy.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dpABC0LQWLSrrc9

Article Author:
Julia M. Rohrer

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