ATTENTION FAMILIES OF CHILDREN
WITH READING DIFFICULTIES
Principal Investigator: Laurie E. Cutting, Ph.D.
We are currently looking for individuals ages 8 to 20 with
reading difficulties to participate in a research study. We are trying to learn more about the best ways to teach people to read.
WHAT WILL BE INVOLVED:
- Comprehensive evaluation of reading-related skills at Vanderbilt University
- 4 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scans of the brain
- If you or your child meets our study criteria for having problems with reading, you or your child may be invited to participate. Participants will be randomly assigned to one of twodifferent groups. 1: Reading tutoring program 2: No reading (sham) tutoring program
Parent and teacher questionnaires
WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE FOR PARTICIPATING:
Check for $150 for the first visit, $150 for the second visit, and $150 for the last visit.
Report of child's performance on assessment
measures (if first visit is completed)
A picture of your child's brain!
Up to $450 for qualified participants.
Education and Brain Sciences Research Lab
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Enter your name and contact information and this study's coordinators will contact you if there are openings available.