mental health

BDD is a body image disorder that causes severe distress and may lead to other mental health issues. Learn about the signs of body dysmorphia.

By uclahealth • July 7, 2022

The actor and author shared his challenges and recovery process during a Friends of Semel event

By Sandy Cohen • June 8, 2022

New UCLA Health depression studies rely on smartphones, apps and other smart technology

By Sandy Cohen • May 31, 2022

Unresolved wounds can impact current health, even if the trauma occurred long ago

By uclahealth • May 17, 2022

Assessment measurement tools help doctors track psychiatric progress in patients

By Chayil Champion • May 16, 2022

‘This is a way to get teenagers to be involved and start telling their stories,’ says festival founder Mia Silverman

By Sandy Cohen • April 20, 2022

A 2008 paper by UCLA Health researchers outlined differences between prolonged grief and other forms of depression – and now the condition is considered a unique disorder

By uclahealth • April 19, 2022

Statistics show collectively that increased physical activity leads to better academic performance among elementary, middle, and high school students

By Chayil Champion • April 8, 2022

Information shared with your doctor, such as an increase in alcohol consumption, may help from preventing future pain or harm

By Ask the Doctors • April 1, 2022

Loss of events such as holiday celebrations and birthday parties during the pandemic has led to 2 blurred years

By Sandy Cohen • March 22, 2022