Do you sometimes experience anxiety? We invite you to join a research study that will evaluate the effectiveness of a free smartphone app to help people manage anxiety and psychological distress! Recruitment for this study has ended.
|Title of Project
|Community Applications of the MindShift App
|To evaluate the effectiveness of a free smartphone app called MindShift to help people manage anxiety and psychological distress. MindShift, a free smartphone app designed by expert psychologists and psychiatrists based on cognitive behavioural therapy.
|Characteristics of the participants
|In order to participate, you must:
|Data entered into the MindShift app could be exposed in the event that a participant loses their phone or device and the device is not locked.
|Time required to take the Survey
|Participation in the study involves completing an initial online assessment of baseline anxiety and psychological distress, watching a short video about the features of the MindShift app, using the MindShift app for 16 weeks, and completing 5 follow-up online assessments of anxiety and distress over the 16-week study period. Overall, participation in this study may take up to 10 hours (includes using the app) over the course of 16 weeks.
|Thank you for your interest. Recruitment for this study has ended.
|Participants can receive up to $95 CAD (or the equivalent in USD) as financial compensation for time spent completing the study.
|If you have additional questions about the study, please contact the study team by email at [email protected] or phone at 519-783-1393
Click the report below to view: The 2022 Summary of the MindShift CBT app Study. Summary of the MindShift CBT app study - 2022