Mental Health

Stress can have multiple effects on children. Read more to learn what they are.

By uclahealth • November 10, 2021

'These are people who are struggling with urges to buy and shop despite harmful consequences,' says UCLA Health's Dr. Timothy Fong

By uclahealth • November 2, 2021

Find out about depression treatments for adolescents

By uclahealth • October 20, 2021

Providing whole-person care to cancer patients includes culturally competent mental health services

By uclahealth • October 20, 2021

‘People may see their behavior as excessive or disproportionate, but they still have a hard time controlling it,’ says Emanuel Maidenberg, a clinical professor of psychiatry at UCLA Health

By uclahealth • October 19, 2021

93% of those surveyed by Dr. Emily Hotez and her team of undergrads said they were having trouble coping with pandemic stressors

By uclahealth • September 14, 2021

‘In the Western world, we all want to wear stress as a badge of honor, but there’s not full awareness of the downsides,’ says UCLA Health psychiatry professor George Slavich

By Sandy Cohen • September 2, 2021

'It’s very heartbreaking for the soldiers,' says UCLA Health psychiatrist Bruce Kagan who leads an outpatient PTSD clinic for the Veterans Administration

By Sandy Cohen • August 24, 2021

About 25% of adults suffer from the condition known as trypanophobia

By uclahealth • August 19, 2021

Learn about the risks of drinking too much alcohol

By uclahealth • August 19, 2021