Social Networks and Eating Behaviours
About this study
The study is run by fourth-year students from Psychological Sciences at The University of Melbourne. This research is investigating the relationship between social interactions, personality traits, body image and eating behaviours.
For more information contact Dr Isabel Krug; Tel: +61 3 90358551; Email: Isabel.firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Download an app and complete brief daily surveys (1-2 minutes each) 7 times daily, between 9am -10pm, for 7 days. These surveys assess current feelings, and whether any events have influenced your current emotional state and body image. It is perfectly OK to miss a few surveys.
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