Mindfulness Research Study

Ryerson University, Department of Psychology, Stress and Healthy Aging Lab

Ryerson University's Stress & Healthy Aging Lab is looking for older Canadian adult participants to participate in the 9-week mindfulness program study. If you are 60 years or older, identify as a Canadian immigrant, and experience moderate to high levels of stress, you may be eligible to participate in this study.

More information may be found at: https://psychlabs.ryerson.ca/starlab/get-involved/

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

At least 60 years old

Identify as a Canadian immigrant

Experience moderate to high levels of stress on a daily basis

Identify as an individual from a lower SES background

Study Tasks

Fill out questionnaires
Do a computer task
Participate in a qualitative interview
Go through the 9-week mindfulness program


This study has been approved by the Ryerson University Research Ethics Board.


older adult

Activity and Time


Intervention, Interview, Phone Call


1 hour(s) - 2.5 hour(s) per session

9 session(s)

If you're interested, please call (416) 979-5000 ext. 3233 or email the lab: [email protected] The RA will go through the phone screening questionnaire to check if you are eligible for the mindfulness study.



Study Address

21 Hendon Avenue Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M2M 4G6

Posting date: Aug 27, 2019

Earn $70