Ingrid Krecko, MA, from the Department of Psychology, is conducting a study of children’s emotion understanding using the
Disney/Pixar film Inside Out. She is looking for children between the ages of
8–12 to participate in this study. Parents are welcome, but not required to participate.
Participation involves completing questionnaires,
watching the movie Inside Out, and participating in a discussion about
emotions. There is also a questionnaire for parents. Follow-up
questionnaires will be given four weeks after the study.
This is a group study
that will be held on the IUP campus and will take approximately three hours. Adult participants will get a gift card, and child participants will
receive a prize. All participants will be entered
into a drawing to win Inside Out on DVD.
If you would like to
participate in this study, please contact Ingrid Krecko at 717-460-3929 or IUPinsideout@gmail.com.This
study is approved by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Internal Review
Board and is being conducted by a clinical psychology graduate student in
the Department of Psychology.