Why would I want to get involved?

This is your chance to tell researchers studying adolescent depression what is important to you!

  • You can help us come to a common understanding of the most important “outcomes” to measure in all teenage depression studies.  

The things that are measured in research studies are called the study “outcomes,” for example: 

  • Quality of life 

    • How depression affects daily activities

  • Sleep problems ​​

  • Treatment satisfaction 

    • How satisfied you are with the way your health-care providers are treating/managing your depression​

  • The goal of this study is to create and share a short list of important outcomes, and instructions on how to measure them.

    • Measuring the same outcomes in the same way means we can compare findings from different studies, which makes it easier to find out which treatments work the best!