TARA Study: Training of Attention and emotion Regulation in Adolescents with depression
The UCSF TARA study is seeking adolescents age 14-18 for a 6-month study that may include a novel 12-week depression program. Depressed teens may learn yoga, breathing and meditation techniques to learn to slow down, feel more safe and calm, regulate emotions, and improve attention and focus.
There is no cost to participate. Participants will be paid $140 for 4 study visits over 6 months and may be eligible for $200 more for additional study procedures.
Must be 14-18 years old and receiving depression treatment. Participation requires parental or guardian permission (unless age 18).
For more information about the study and eligibility, please call 415-353-9723.