Healthy Relationships Study

Saint Mary's University, Psychology, Development of Youth Social Competence Lab

The DYSC Lab at Saint Mary’s University is seeking participants for a study about how strategies used to achieve interpersonal goals predict social, emotional, and physical health. Participants will be asked to complete the same confidential online survey four times over the next two years. Each time, the survey should take approximately 20-25 minutes to complete.

Your Impact

Responding to the survey can be a positive experience for your wellbeing, as you are able to express yourself confidentially and have your voice heard. Your participation in this project will help us understand more about young adults so that we can help schools, government agencies, and community organizations make a difference in their lives.

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

18 to 25 years old

Study Tasks

complete online survey


this study has been approved by Saint Mary's University Research Ethics Board (18-182)


young adults
social interactions
mental health

Activity and Time

Psychology, Health and Wellness

Online, Polls and Surveys

Weekdays, Weeknights, Weekends, Overnight

100 minutes total, 4 sessions


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Study Address

This study doesn't require any in-person visits. Complete it in the comfort of your own home!

Posting date: Sep 21, 2020

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