Age and Emotional Response

IRB Approved Study Number: 

2016-3551

Researcher: 

Gennarina Santorelli

email: 

readylab@psych.umass.edu

Phone Number: 

(413) 545-1984

Type of Subjects: 

Older Adult

Description: 

You are invited to participate in a research study about emotional response and older age. The purpose of this study is to determine how the emotional responses of older adults, aged 65 and older, relate to thinking abilities. Participants watch videos, complete questionnaires, and engage in brief cognitive testing. Participants must be accompanied by a companion, who will complete two brief questionnaires. Appointments are at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and last up to 2 hours.

Compensation: 

Participants will be compensated for their time.