Projects Currently Recruiting

Queer CARE

Queer CARE is a research study to develop ways to help queer young people, ages 15-29, cope with suicidal thoughts.

The study is active but currently not recruiting participants. In case of further questions, you can contact the study team by emailing us at or calling (858) 523-8712.

Do you have high levels of body image concern?

Are you a woman between the ages of 18-30 with body image concerns that are affecting your mood or daily functioning? You may be eligible to participate in our study! The purpose of this study is to investigate the effects of a safe, non-invasive brain stimulation (tDCS) on how individuals with body image concerns view visual information.

You may be eligible if you are:
– Female
– 18-30 years of age
– English-speaking
– Right-handed

Participation will include:
– 1 brief online prescreen survey to determine eligibility
– 2 visits for brain stimulation, cognitive tests, and self-report questionnaires
$20 per visit for a total of $40 in Amazon gift cards, or SONA credits.

If you are interested in participating, please email