Are you the parent of a child between the ages of 14-17 years old who has a parent with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder? If so, your child may be able to participate in a research study investigating social and emotional factors that may predict a future diagnosis of mental illness. Parent and teen will be compensated.
This purpose of this study is to help researchers examine the social lives, stressors, and thought processes of adolescents with and without a family history of mental disorders.
COULD THIS STUDY BE RIGHT FOR YOUR CHILD?
• Ages 14-17
• A parent with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
• Teen must not have a psychotic disorder, though other diagnoses are acceptable.
• Parent must be willing to participate in first visit