Graduate Research Registry

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Quality of Life in Unmarried Adult Child Sole Provider Parental Caregivers

A psychology doctoral student is conducting a research study on unmarried adult child parental caregivers. Are you an adult-child caregiver and solely caring for a parent or know someone who is?  The purpose of this study is to investigate how the quality of life of unmarried adult children is affected when they become informal caregivers for their aging parents, and who are the sole caregiver to their parent(s) without sibling help or support.

Stress reduction for the dementia care partner: The role of companion animals

Hello, I am a graduate student in Gerontology at California State University, Long Beach. I am studying the association between the level of companion animal attachment felt by a care partner and their perceived stress related to being an informal caregiver for someone with dementia.

If you are an informal caregiver for someone with dementia and have a pet (dog, cat, or other), you are invited to participate in this research. This study takes approximately 10 minutes to complete, and is done entirely online.

Predictors of stress in caregivers of family members with multiple sclerosis

My name is Lucy Lubinski and I am a doctoral student in the Clinical Psychology program at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. You are invited to participate in a study for those who care for a family member with multiple sclerosis (MS). The study’s purpose is to understand what may add to stress in people who care for a family member who has MS. You must meet some conditions to enter the study. All of your answers will be kept confidential. Your answers will not be connected to any of your personal information. You can also end your participation from the study at any time.

Eldercare Supportive Supervisor Behaviors: The Impact on Employee Work Outcomes

This online survey is used for a study to investigate the relationship between eldercare demands and an individuals’ work life. You will be asked to fill out the surveys based on your own experiences. Based on the purpose of this study, qualified participants should be employed in an organization, be living in the United States of America, and be facing eldercare demands in the current time. We will be collecting data three times with a one month lag in between and each survey should take no more than 10 minutes of your time.

Surveying Needs and Desires of Family Caregivers and Seniors Needing Respite Care

Hello! We are a team of graduate students from McMaster University. We are currently working on a project that would help family caregivers, unpaid caregiver and their loved one who need respite care.

We have generated the online survey to help us gain an understanding of the needs and desires of people who need respite care services. This will help us design a product that would help improve the lives of family caregivers, seniors and professionals.

Caregiver Research Study (Ages 18–65)

Are you between the ages of 18-65 and a current or former caregiver to a parent, guardian, grandparent or sibling? If so, you may qualify for participation in this confidential research study about your experiences.