Stress Management Research Study for Teens

S.M.A.R.T. Project, part of the UNC Program on Integrative Medicine, is recruiting teens for a study evaluating two different courses for lowering stress and improving health.

Got stress? Having any struggles with school, family, or friends? S.M.A.R.T Project is recruiting teens age 14-17 to participate in a research study to test two different courses for lowering stress and improving health and wellbeing in teens. Courses meet once a week for 8 weeks, and then once a month for 6 months after that. Refreshments will be served at classes and teens will receive up to $175 in Amazon gift cards for participating in this study.

Please contact:  S.M.A.R.T. Project, UNC Program on Integrative Medicine, smartstudy@med.unc.edu, 919-966-8586 to see if you’re eligible.

This study has been reviewed and approved by the UNC Biomedical Institutional Review Board (Initial approval date, 10/18/16).

IRB#: 16-1864, Study Title: Refinement of Educational Interventions to Decrease Stress and Promote Health and Wellbeing in Adolescents (aka The S.M.A.R.T. Project: Stress Management & Resilience Training for Teens).

This study is funded by the National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health.