Mental Health News and Research

Latest Mental Health News and Research

Scientists investigate how psychedelic drugs interact with brain cells at the molecular level

Scientists investigate how psychedelic drugs interact with brain cells at the molecular level

Study: Elevated adverse mental health conditions are associated with COVID-19

Study: Elevated adverse mental health conditions are associated with COVID-19

Changes in risk perception and protective behavior during coronavirus pandemic

Changes in risk perception and protective behavior during coronavirus pandemic

First clinical trial launched to test psilocybin therapy for depression in cancer patients

First clinical trial launched to test psilocybin therapy for depression in cancer patients

Non-invasive test of brain function could predict treatment response in depressed teen girls

Non-invasive test of brain function could predict treatment response in depressed teen girls

Physical diseases increase risk of being hospitalized with depression

Physical diseases increase risk of being hospitalized with depression

Researchers receive NIH grant to evaluate the impact of COVID-19 on heart disease patients

Researchers receive NIH grant to evaluate the impact of COVID-19 on heart disease patients

Clinical trials support effectiveness of collaborative care in treating behavioral health disorders

Clinical trials support effectiveness of collaborative care in treating behavioral health disorders

Digital phenotyping and machine learning can help assess severe mental illness

Digital phenotyping and machine learning can help assess severe mental illness

Anxiety disorders surging in the UK since 2008

Anxiety disorders surging in the UK since 2008

UTEP's MARC receives federal grant to fight opioid abuse in West Texas rural counties

UTEP's MARC receives federal grant to fight opioid abuse in West Texas rural counties

Researchers examine how Black patients with mental health concerns evaluate communication during treatment

Researchers examine how Black patients with mental health concerns evaluate communication during treatment

UIC receives $4.5 million to study how adolescent binge drinking affects adult behavior

UIC receives $4.5 million to study how adolescent binge drinking affects adult behavior

UIC researchers to develop, test a voice-enabled AI virtual agent to deliver mental health care

UIC researchers to develop, test a voice-enabled AI virtual agent to deliver mental health care

Prolonged loneliness may influence the development of type 2 diabetes

Prolonged loneliness may influence the development of type 2 diabetes

A comprehensive response to COVID-19 must recognize the value of care work

A comprehensive response to COVID-19 must recognize the value of care work

Machine learning system can predict bipolar disorder 4 years before it manifests in young people

Machine learning system can predict bipolar disorder 4 years before it manifests in young people

Researchers find coping techniques linked with positive mental health during COVID-19

Researchers find coping techniques linked with positive mental health during COVID-19

New poll highlights feelings of loneliness and isolation among older adults during COVID-19

New poll highlights feelings of loneliness and isolation among older adults during COVID-19

With no legal guardrails for patients, ambulances drive surprise medical billing

With no legal guardrails for patients, ambulances drive surprise medical billing