From doctoral student Lore M. Dickey:

I have begun collection of data for my dissertation. Any transgender person who is at least 18 years old can participate in the study.

Please click the link shown below to participate in my dissertation research project.

I am a doctoral student at the University of North Dakota. I am collecting data on an important mental health topic.

I appreciate your taking time to complete this online study. It should take from 20 to 40 minutes to complete. As a means of saying thank you for the time you put into this study, I am offering twenty $100 cash prizes in a raffle that will be conducted after the study closes (Fall 2009).

This study has been approved by the University of North Dakota Institutional Review Board. Further information about that approval can be found at the study web site.

If you need further information please contact me at (701) 885-1125 or by email at:

Please feel free to forward this message to others who may qualify for participation.