Mothers With a History of Depression and Their 10-14 Year Old Daughters

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT01129752,25503


The purpose of this study is to investigate risk factors associated with depression and how such factors might be transmitted cross-generationally. The investigators are conducting an integrative assessment of emotion regulation and stress reactivity in a group of mothers with and without a history of depression and their daughters.

Official Title

The Neural Correlates of Mood and Cognitive Bias in a Population at Risk for Depression: Maternal Cognitive and Emotional Functioning

Stanford Investigator(s)


Inclusion Criteria:

   - Eligible mothers must read and speak English fluently and have a child between the
   ages of 9 and 15 years old.

   - Mothers must either have no history of psychopathology or have a history of depression
   during their child's lifetime.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Eligible mothers cannot:

      - currently be in treatment for drug or alcohol abuse

      - have significant symptomatology related to psychopathology outside of depression

      - have a medical history of neurological injury or impairment.

   - Mothers who meet the requirements for inclusion in the control group must not have a
   history of any Axis I disorder.


other: No intervention

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Maria Lemus