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Neural Mechanisms for Social Interactions and Eye Contact in ASD

Conditions

Mental Health & Behavioral Research

What is the purpose of this trial?

This research study is designed to help understand brain activity during social interactions. The study will use a method called Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS), which involves wearing a specialized cap to measure brain responses while interacting with another person. Participating in the study involves talking with members of the team, filling out forms, and completing a 40 minute fNIRS task. We are currently recruiting adults with Autism between the ages of 18-40. Participants will be compensated $50 for a visit that lasts approximately 2.5 hours.

  • Trial with
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
  • Start Date
    03/16/2016
  • End Date
    10/14/2026

I'm interested in volunteering

If you would prefer to contact a member of the Help us Discover team about this trial and other similar trials, please email helpusdiscover@yale.edu or call 877.978.8343

  • Last Updated
    03/16/2021
  • Study HIC
    #1512016895