Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Studies related to Sibling of person with a developmental disability

Current as of 4/20/2014

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Overview

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Learn About your Child's Reading Abilities!

    Looking for:

    10 to 14 year old children

    with and without reading disabilities

    Compensation:

    up to $150 (check mailed to your home after the study is completed - $75 for academic tests, $75 for MRI).

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Strengths and Social Connections of Siblings with and without Developmental Disabilities

    Looking for:

    Siblings between 18 and 30 years old who have a brother or sister with autism or an intellectual disability.

    Compensation:

    Enter a drawing to win 1 of 20 $25 gift certificates.

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Studies of Perception, Memory, and Creativity

    Looking for:

    Adults between the ages of 21 and 60 who can provide a confirmed diagnosis of schizophrenia, or schizoaffective disorder, or bipolar disorder

    The parent, sibling, or adult child(ren) of persons with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder whose affected family member will share documentation of their diagnosis.

    Compensation:

    $20 hour for time plus travel

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Talk, Talk, Talk: The Emergence of Language

    Looking for:

    • Typically developing children
    • 12 months to 6 years

    Compensation:

    Children receive a toy or book

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