Research Study

A Research
About about
Your Child’s
A research
Sleep, Thinking, and Behavior
Researchers at the University of Washington School of
Nursing and Seattle Children’s want to find ways to learn
about your child’s sleep, thinking, and behavior. This
research study is for children and their parents.
Research is always voluntary!
Would the study be a good fit for me?
This study might be a good fit for you if:
 Child between 6-to-11 years of age
 Parents > 18 years of age
 Children and parents able to read and speak English
What would happen if I took part in the study?
If you and your child decide to take part in the search
 You and your child would come for an overnight sleep
study in the Sleep Laboratory in the School of Nursing at
the University of Washington
 Your child would complete standardized tests of
performance and play games on a computer
 Parents and children would complete surveys
We will pay for your parking. Children and their parents who
take part receive $120 to thank them for their time and effort.
There may be possible benefits if you take part in the study.
 learn more about your child’s sleep patterns
To take part in the research study or for more
information, please contact
Teresa at 206-221-6576
The principal researcher for this study is Teresa Ward, RN, PhD at
the University of Washington, School of Nursing.