Bipolar disorder and eating-disordered behaviour and cognitions: shared psychological processes

BIPOLAR DISORDER AND EATING-DISORDERED BEHAVIOUR AND COGNITIONS: SHARED PSYCHOLOGICAL PROCESSES

1. Your name, academic institution and contact details

Claire McAulay, University of Sydney, 9462 9908,cmca7624@uni.sydney.edu.au

 

2. Name of Chief Investigator

Professor Stephen Touyz

 

3. Name of University Supervisor

Professor Stephen Touyz

 

4. The name of your project and a brief synopsis

Bipolar disorder and eating-disordered behaviour and cognitions: shared psychological processes

Researchers at the University of Sydney and Royal North Shore Hospital are investigating eating behaviours and beliefs  about eating habits in people with Bipolar Disorder. Volunteers are wanted to complete an online questionnaire regarding their diagnosis, physical health, diet, and psychological factors of interest.  The study will take approximately 1 hour. Participants will not be reimbursed for their time.

 

5. Recruitment details

You are eligible to participate in this study if you have a formal diagnosis of bipolar disorder, are aged over 18, able to read and write English, and not currently pregnant.

 

6. Human Research Ethics Approval Number

HREC number LNR/16/HAWKE/112, NSLHD

 

7. Opening and closing date for recruitment

01 November 2016 – 31 December 2017