Couples who are expecting sought for CSU study

photo of coupleThe Emotional Attachment Lab at Colorado State University has announced its latest research project, “Love Now, Success Later,” and is looking for participants to join the study.

In the project, researchers will be examining the effectiveness of a workshop series that teaches mindfulness and emotional availability skills for expecting parents during the last trimester. The purpose of the research study is to see if an emotional availability and mindfulness intervention will improve couple functioning, individual well-being, and infant outcomes.

All study participants will be compensated and entered in a drawing for self-care and baby-care gifts. Participation in the study is completely voluntary. Compensation is provided.

To learn more about the project or check eligibility, email

Check out the project website,, and the Facebook page,

The Emotional Attachment Lab is located in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies in the College of Health and Human Sciences.

This protocol has been approved by the Institutional Review Board at CSU (Protocol# 09-698H).