Cognitive Rehabilitation and Brain Imaging Study

We are looking for volunteers to participate in a study on cognitive difficulties, brain imaging, and cognitive rehabilitation in people who live with a mental health disorder.

Age range

18-45 years of age


Males and females 

Individuals are eligible if they

  • Are English-speaking
  • Have a current diagnosis of major depression OR schizophrenia OR schizoaffective disorder


  • Have no current or past diagnosis of mental disorder 
  • Have no family member with a current or past diagnosis of mental disorder

Individuals are not eligible if they

  • Have a neurological disorder
  • Have a history of major medical problems that affect brain function

Location of study 

The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research, affiliated with the University of Ottawa
1145 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON 

Recruitment via

  • Self-Referral (by participant) 
  • Internal Referral (by ROMHC staff) 
  • External Referral (by doctors or other mental health specialist outside of ROMHC) 

Principal Investigator

Synthia Guimond, PhD 


Feng Gu
1-613-722-6521 ext. 6599 

*This study is currently recruiting participants