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STUDIES CONDUCTED WITHIN THE LAB


AVA Study 

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at the University of Texas at Austin is recruiting women who have experienced sexual abuse in childhood and adolescence to participate in a study on women’s sexual health. Study participation includes coming into the lab and viewing sexual and non-sexual images on a computer and responding using a joystick and filling out a series of surveys on sexual and psychological well-being. All data collected is completely confidential.

Women who are over the age of 18, heterosexual or bisexual, and sexually active are eligible to participate. If you are interested in the study, please contact the Sexual Psychophysiology Lab for more information about the AVA Study at (512) 232-4805, or mestonlab@utexas.edu. Participation takes 1.5 hours and participants will be compensated $20 cash.

The MiMOSA Study

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at the University of Texas at Austin is recruiting women difficulties to participate in a study on women’s sexual health. Study participation includes coming into the lab and viewing two short erotic film clips while physical arousal is measured. All data collected is completely confidential.

Women who are over the age of 18 who are heterosexual or bisexual and are currently sexually active may be eligible to participate.

If you are interested in the study, please contact the Sexual Psychophysiology Lab for more information at (512) 232-4805, and mestonlab@utexas.edu. The study takes 1.5 hours to complete and study participants will be compensated for their time.

Hekate Study

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at the University of Texas at Austin is recruiting women with arousal concerns to participate in a month-long treatment study to increase sexual arousal. Study participation includes (1) coming into the lab three times to view a short erotic film clip while arousal is measured and (2) completing research activities at home in between the lab visits. All data collected is completely confidential.

Premenopausal women who are between the ages of 18-50 who are heterosexual or bisexual, are currently sexually active, and are experiencing difficulties with sexual arousal may be eligible to participate. Ownership of a smart phone or tablet is required to participate.

If you are interested in the study, please contact the Sexual Psychophysiology Lab for more information at (512) 232-4805 or email the lab at mestonlab@utexas.edu. Participants may earn as much as $135.

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STUDIES CONDUCTED ONLINE


MAX Study

If you identify as a male who has experienced sexual abuse or other forms of unwanted or nonconsensual sexual experiences and are over the age of 18, please consider participating in this important anonymous online research study examining experiences of sexual abuse on male sexuality.

Participation involves completing some surveys on your sexual experiences and attitudes as well as reflectively writing about your sexual self. The entire study takes about 45 minutes and you could win a $50 pre-paid Visa gift card. Please follow the link below to learn more about participation.

https://utexas.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_7WDLk7hNLGo4cwB

Sexual Education and Attitudes

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at the University of Texas at Austin is recruiting men and women to participate in a study on sexual education and attitudes. Study participation includes completing an on-line survey that will ask participants to answer questions on sexual expectations and experiences. All data collected is completely confidential and anonymous.

Men and women over the age of 18 and who can effectively read and write in the English language are eligible to participate. Participation takes 45-60 minutes and participants can opt to be entered into a drawing for a $50 Visa e-gift card.

https://utexas.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_afrIz1DqhoLuDbf

Adam Study

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at The University of Texas at Austin is recruiting men to participate in an online survey assessing men’s sexual attitudes and experiences. Study participation includes answering questionnaires on your sexual health and attitudes. All data collected is completely confidential.

Men ages 18 and older and are currently sexually active or have been sexually active in the past are eligible to participate. Students enrolled in PSY 301 at The University of Texas at Austin will receive course credit for participating; others will have the option to leave their e-mail address for inclusion in a drawing for one of two $25 Amazon gift cards.

If you are interested in the study, please follow this link to participate:

https://utexas.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b1HHFCJ5yomO6Ql

If this study sounds like something members of this organization may be interested in, please pass this message along! We hope to hear back.

Perceptions of Sexual Experiences

The Sexual Psychophysiology Lab at the University of Texas at Austin is recruiting women (both cis- and trans- women) to participate in a study on perceptions of sexual experiences. Study participation includes completing an on-line survey that will ask participants to answer questions on consensual and nonconsensual sexual experiences. All data collected is completely confidential and anonymous.

Women over the age of 18 and who can effectively read and write in the English language are eligible to participate. Participation takes 45-60 minutes and participants can opt to be entered into a drawing for a $50 pre-paid Visa gift card.

If you are interested in the study, you can learn more and participate by visiting the following link:

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