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Do you have a child between 8-13 years of age with Neurodevelopmental Disorders?
York University invites you to participate in a research study: Secret Agent Society: Operation Regulation – Trasdiagnostic Trial.
What is the research about?
This study is about a new program aimed at helping youth with neurodevelopmental disorders cope with their emotions and handle the day-to-day stressors in their lives using a variety of activities and tools, like an emotion focused computer game, cue cards, and parent and teacher handouts.
What does participation involve?
Participating involves weekly 1-hour visits to York University where you and your child will meet with a trained therapist for one-on-one therapy. Your child will get to do an assortment of activities and play games (e.g., computer games, problem solving tasks, and role playing). The activities are aimed to help build emotion regulation skills.
You and your child will also participate in research to evaluate the effectiveness of the program.
There is no cost to the program, except for parking and travel to the university.
I’m interested! What next?
For more information, please contact [email protected] or Dr. Jonathan Weiss, Principal Investigator on the study, at [email protected].
You can also visit the website at: http://ddmh.lab.yorku.ca/secret-agents-society-operation-regulation/
Limited space is available, so families will be contacted on a first come, first serve basis.