Health and social care research helps us learn about why we become ill and what we can do to stay well. It advances our knowledge so that we can find new treatments, change the way we deliver care, prevent illness and improve the environment, health and wellbeing of local populations.
We support research that benefits people who use our services and the communities we serve. We have studies for children and young people, dementia, substance misuse, eating disorders, learning disabilities and mental health.
Exploring Unusual Feeling is a study aiming to learn more about experiences that are sometimes called ‘depersonalisation’ or ‘dissociation’. It looks at whether these experiences are related to the way that people experience emotions and the way that people think.
Those with a diagnosis of a non-affective psychotic disorder, such as schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
The study involves one appointment which will consist of filling in 10 questionnaires; overall this takes about 30 minutes. You will be paid £5 for your time.
If you are interested in the study or would like some more information please contact Samantha Ratcliffe – Senior Clinical Research Coordinator on 01932 722247. Alternatively, you can contact the Principal Investigator, Jane Gregg on 01932 722247 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .