Mood and Brain Study
Are you interested in participating in a study on the genetics of mood, brain activity, and responses to computer tasks? Eligible participants will complete 2 assessments. Each assessment will last approximately 4 hours and will include questionnaires, a clinical interview, computer tasks, eye tracking assessment, EEG assessments, and a blood draw. Participants will be paid $50 at each appointment. Please click here to see if you are eligible.

Deprexis and Low-Level Light Therapy Study
Are you interested in receiving free, internet-based treatment for depression? Eligible participants will complete a twelve-week internet-based treatment program and complete questionnaires. Some eligible participants will receive low-level light therapy to enhance the treatment. Please click here to see if you are eligible.

Please forward this information to anyone you believe may be interested in our studies.


Please note that the MDL is unable to provide immediate assistance or advice to individuals about their depression, nor to family members or friends of individuals with depression. This web site was primarily created to provide background information about research conducted at the MDL. If you are in need of immediate assistance, please call your health care provider. If it is an emergency, please call 911 (in the U.S.) or go to a hospital emergency room.