Faculty and student researchers in the Derner School of Psychology conduct a range of studies, and they depend on people like you to share your experiences and opinions.

Join one or more of our studies. You’ll help our students become skilled researchers and contribute to shared knowledge that can inform therapists and counselors and be shared in articles online, improving the lives of thousands of people.

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Current Studies

Join the study

  • April 2020 through March 2024
  • Principal Investigator: Dominic Fareri, PhD

Description of Research

Take part in an fMRI study about decision-making with a friend. Fill out an initial screening form to learn more. This study is part of an NIMH-funded program of work (MH-122927) to Dominic Fareri, PhD.

Dates: August 31, 2023 – May 31, 2024
PI: Ran Xu

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Katherine Fiori

Research Purpose: To explore how interpersonal forms of emotion regulation strategies and personality traits relate to romantic relationship satisfaction.

You qualify if you:

  • Have been in a romantic relationship for at least 6 months
  • Are aged 18-29
  • Are unmarried
If interested, please reach out to ranxu@mail.adelphi.edu or fill out the concent form.

Dates: September 22, 2023 – December 31, 2025
PI: Dr. Christina M. Marini

Research Purpose: The ReACH Lab at Adelphi University launched the RISE Study to learn more about how veterans cope with stress in their daily lives, and what it means for their sleep and well-being.

You qualify if you:

  • Are a veteran who is at least 65 years old;
  • Are married (or living with a partner).

In addition to helping us learn more about long-term implications of military service, you will be compensated for your time.

If interested, please reach out to Dr. Marini at cmarini@adelphi.edu or 516-877-4812.

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