The P2 Lab has a variety of studies going on at any given time.

Learn more about current projects below and follow the provided links to participate in our research!

Positive and Negative Urgency: To Lump or Split? An Investigation into Affect Specific Impulsive Action. IRB # 1778391-1

The purpose of this study is to understand more about the underlying personality characteristics of people who take rash action in light of positive or negative emotions. This is important because emotion driven rash action predicts important outcomes such as healthy decision making, mental health problems and interpersonal relationships.

This study is open to Ball State students 18-29 years old. Participants who complete the study may enter their contact information for an equal opportunity to receive a $25 e-gift card.

If you are at least 18 years old and interested in participating in this in-person study, please use the link or QR code to confirm your eligibility and sign up.

Click here to see if you qualify to participate.



The goal of these studies is to collect data for research purposes only. We DO NOT provide treatment services. If you are currently seeking psychological treatment services please contact one of the following:

Ball State University Counseling Center

Meridian Services Corporation

A Better Way 24-Hour Crisis Hotline