The CHILD-BRIGHT Network is looking for a…
Youth Participant | iCAN Study (Integrative Canadian Neurodiversity Platform [iCAN] - Development Phase) | Montreal, Quebec
Number of positions to fill: 12
Intended for: Youth participants aged 14+
Description of role: iCAN is a project funded by Kids Brain Health Network, and led by researchers who are also part of CHILD-BRIGHT. iCAN is a Canada-wide database of people diagnosed with a neurodevelopmental disability (NDD). To ensure that iCAN can answer research questions that are important to families, we are seeking the input of youth with cerebral palsy & parents of children with an NDD, including cerebral palsy.
Description of the role: Study participants
Who can participate in this study?: Youth with cerebral palsy (ages 14 +)
What can participants expect?
Participants will be asked to:
o Participate in a focus group (meeting with 8-12 people for about 90 minutes)
o Fill out a demographic form & a brief quality of life questionnaire
o Provide thoughts on a list of questions compiled by researchers: whether these questions are relevant and should be included in the database.
Engagement length and expected time commitment:
The expected time commitment is of 90 minutes (length of the focus group)
Youth will receive a gift card ($20) for participating
Expenses related to transportation or work day compensations to facilitate participation will be reimbursed.
Youth with cerebral palsy (ages 14 +)