Project Teen Life

Protocol Description

This study is looking at sensitivity to social rejection, specifically to peer rejection, and the increased risk for suicide and depression when this vulnerability is present.

Eligibility Criteria

Adolescent girls ages 14-18


Participation involves:

  • A few visits to the lab over the course of one year
  • A brain scan
  • Interviews, questionnaires, and activities assessing behaviors, feelings, and stress

Status: Open to Enrollment

Additional Information

Adolescent Medicine Research


Participants will receive up to $265

Primary Investigator

Caroline Oppenheimer, PhD

Contact Information

  • Caroline Oppenheimer, PhD: 412-383-8030;
  • Text “Project TL” to 412-999-2758