PSY 452 Week 1 Exercise #1: Consent and Debriefing Forms

It is imperative for psychology students to learn how to create informed consent and debriefing forms that adequately state the purpose of studies to the participants in an ethical manner.


Before you begin the assignment, view the APA website and read the ethics listings


Using the GCU eLibrary, research consent and debriefing forms.


Refer to the “Library Resource,” to assist you in conducting your online research.


Create an informed consent form and a debriefing form that explains the nature and true purpose of the study (students may adapt the examples from the textbook).



APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.