People ages 35-65, with and without mood disorders, may participate. Participants will be compensated.
Study sessions consist of
- Psychiatric evaluation: clinical measures to evaluate your psychiatric status
- Questionnaires: Participants will complete several questionnaires and assessments to see how they use their memory and solve problems. Mood states and current health and medications will be recorded.
- Magnetic resonance imaging: Participants will have a one-hour MRI scan done as part of this study at the second visit.
- Blood draw: Three 10mL blood samples will be taken from a vein in your arm.
People who want to join the study and receive more information should call Fatema at 410-614-1017.