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compensation: $400
employment type: part-time

Have you been feeling sad, blue, or down? Have you lost interest in activities you normally
enjoy? Mclean Hospital researchers seek volunteers to understand the role of hormones and
GABA, a molecule in the brain, in stress and emotions. The study includes two sessions. If
eligible to participate, you can receive up to $400.

We are seeking right-handed individuals, 18-25 years old, with no past psychiatric or
neurological illness other than depression to participate in 2 study sessions, for a total of up to
9.5 hours. Individuals who are currently taking psychotropic medications will not be eligible.
During the study you will be interviewed by a psychologist, have an MRI exam, provide blood
and saliva samples, play a computer game, and fill out questionnaires.

If you are interested in participating, please complete the following screening survey:

If you would rather speak on the phone, you can email Sarah at
Please include your phone number and some good times to reach you, and researchers will
contact you to conduct a preliminary phone screen and to provide more information about the
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