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Early Life Experiences and Psychological Health in Young Adults

23 October 2019

This study aims to investigate and explore how early experiences, beliefs (evaluations) about oneself and intimate relationships may lead to psychological distress and affect our mental well being. Further, it also seeks to explore the association of individuals’ self-awareness and acceptance regarding oneself when encountered with difficulties and stressful situations.


  • Young adults aged 16 to 25 years

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Ethical approval

This study has been approved by the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology Ethics Research Panel on 12th August 2019.

About the researcher

If you have, any further questions about the study, or if you have any concerns, please contact the researcher: Asnea Tariq at A.Tariq-6@sms.ed.ac.uk

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