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Mindfulness for Singers 2017 - Controls 

Mindfulness for Singers Controls Information and Consent Form Details

Are you a singer?  

Having singing lessons currently?

Not doing a Mindfulness Course between Feb and March 2017?

Want to earn £4 for 2x 10 minute Questionnaires? 
(One now and one in March when you’ll get the £4)


To take part, you must read and consent to the 4 short statements below. 

There is a box on the online form to register your consent.

Please read through the statements below. 

1.         I confirm that I have read and understand the information in the email above explaining the research project and I have had the opportunity to ask questions about the project.

2.         I agree for the data collected from me to be stored and used in relevant future research in an anonymised form and kept in archive at the University of Leeds.

3.         I understand that relevant sections of the data collected during the study, may be looked at by individuals from the University of Leeds or from regulatory authorities where it is relevant to my taking part in this research. I give permission for these individuals to have access to my records.

4.         I agree to take part in the above research project and will inform the lead researcher should my contact details change.

If you are happy with these 4 statements and the information in this email, please now fill in the Questionnaire. 



Thank you for considering to participate in my project.  It’s called “The effects of a targeted mindfulness course on student singers: A longitudinal study.”

Please take time to read the following information carefully and ask if there is anything that is not clear or if you would like more information.

Project Aim - is to investigate the usefulness of a course in Mindfulness for student singers.   You have been asked to participate because you are a student studying voice in Higher Education.


What do I have to do?

1.     Fill in a short questionnaire now and another in March.


Do I have to do it? - It is up to you to decide whether or not to take part. You have anytime up to a week to decide. If you do take part you can still withdraw at any time and have any data destroyed until the start of analysis. You do not have to give a reason.


What do I get and when?
You will be sent £4 via Paypal (or your preferred option) on receipt of the second survey response as a thanks for taking time to fill out the questionnaires. There are no other anticipated disadvantages or benefits for participating.


What type of information will be sought from me?

An anonymised identifier, your age, gender and email address (for contact and payment purposes only)

All the information collected about you during the course of the research will be kept strictly confidential. You will not be able to be identified in any reports of publications.  In the event of this research being published, you will be notified when, where and how to obtain a copy. This research is for completion of the PhD in Applied Psychology of Music at Leeds University.


Who is organizing/funding the research?

Funding is provided by University of Leeds 110 Anniversary Scholarship.



Contact:  Anne-Marie Czajkowski:   0113 286 2513


Thank you very much for taking the time to read through this information.


Ethics Approval ReferencePVAR 15-008


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