Carnegie Mellon University

Individual Attitudes and Romantic Relationships

Participant Criteria

Couples who have been in a romantic relationship for 3 months or longer are invited to participate in a research study at CMU.

Session Outline

As a participant, you will complete questionnaires about yourself and your relationship. You will also be asked to participate in various tasks including imagination tasks and a tv-watching task. This research study takes one hour to complete, and couples must participate together. Prior to the study, one couple-member must complete a short online questionnaire.


To thank you for your participation, you will be paid $20 as a couple.


To participate in this study, for more eligibility criteria, and for more information, please contact Brittany Jakubiak (Project Coordinator) at