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Stigma, Depression, and Substance Use

  • Study HIC#:2000023558
  • Last Updated:07/15/2021

This is a multi method study that utilizes a combination of laboratory-based and daily diary methods to examine the roles of mental illness stigma and co-occurring emotion dysfunction as risk factors for substance use among adults diagnosed with major depressive disorder.

  • Age18 years and older
  • Start Date08/12/2018
  • End Date08/30/2023

Trial Purpose and Description

This is a multimethod study that utilizes a combination of laboratory-based and daily diary methods to examine the roles of mental illness stigma and co-occurring emotion dysfunction as risk factors for substance use among adults diagnosed with major depressive disorder.

Eligibility Criteria

If you are 18 years or older, have a history of depression, use alcohol or drugs, and are currently receiving mental health treatment (e.g., medications or counseling), you may be eligible to participate in a free and confidential study that looks at how stress affects your mental health. Compensation up to $114. To learn more or see if you are eligible, email dreams@yale.edu or go to https://yalesurvey.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1Z9gN6IUQxDar9X.

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