We are recruiting mothers and infants for a study using fMRI to explore mother-infant attachment.
We are looking for healthy controls as well as mothers with a severe mood disorder.
Participation involves questionnaires, an assessment of mother-infant interaction, an assessment of infant development as well as the fMRI for mums. Participants are compensated for their time and travel costs.
If you are interested, or know someone who might be suitable, please contact Janan Karatas at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0413 787 115.
In Australia alone, 250,000 people are affected by bipolar disorder. Current treatments are highly variable for the severe and debilitating psychiatric condition and the specific genetic causes have remained largely obscure. Bipolar disorder is most commonly treated with lithium, but this is only effective for 30% of patients. Unlocking the genetic code of bipolar disorder and using pharmacogenomics studies to […]