Moms: Do you want to participate in a 30-minute research study with your child?

University of Toronto, Department of Applied Psychology & Human Development

During this short, 30-minute study, children will complete two activities on a iPad and a computer. Children may also hear a mild inter-adult disagreement when they play one of the activities. Mothers will be asked to complete some questionnaires. This research is completely voluntary and inquires about the research are confidential. Mothers will be compensated $30 and children will receive a small gift for participating.

Your Impact

This study is examining how children pay attention to emotions in their environment.

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

4 to 12 years old


Children 4-12 years of age

Study Tasks

Computer tasks


This study has been approved by the University of Toronto Research Ethics Board



Activity and Time


Interview, Observational Study

Weekdays, Weeknights, Weekends

20 minute(s) - 30 minute(s) per session

1 session(s)



Child receives a small gift

Study Address

252 Bloor Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5S 1V6

Posting date: Oct 21, 2019