mental health

Signs that someone is struggling mentally

By uclahealth • May 15, 2020

Learn about more about possible neurological disorders

By uclahealth • May 11, 2020

Finding ways to keep a smile on your face

By uclahealth • May 8, 2020

Digitized Stress Relief

By uclahealth • April 20, 2020

Video Visits Becoming Ideal During Covid-19 Pandemic

By uclahealth • March 30, 2020

Quarantine Mandate May Affect Mental Health

By uclahealth • March 23, 2020

Humans have a natural ability to live in the present. As children, we are curious and notice even small details (like the color of a bug or a pattern in the clouds). With aging, people tend to focus less on the present moment. Instead, they process things that happened in the past or anticipate [...]

By uclahealth • July 11, 2019

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, children need physical activity to promote healthy growth and development. Playing outdoors fosters higher levels of physical activity than indoor play, which is vital for kids since childhood obesity rates are on the rise. Unfortunately, the average child spends less than 30 minutes of unstructured [...]

By uclahealth • July 11, 2019

“This isn’t just a walk, it’s a community and a fight against mental illness and the stigmas attached,” says Grace Florentin, a nurse educator participating in the NAMI Walk for the sixth year. Walking with Grace is Jamie Chazen, a mental health practitioner. Jamie says, “It’s great to see all [...]

By uclahealth • June 24, 2019

When it comes to helping a veteran with PTSD, families too often tend to focus the majority of their physical, emotional and mental resources into taking care of that person, inadvertently creating an imbalance that can both constrain the veteran’s healing and further stress the family.

By uclahealth • June 13, 2019