psychiatry/psychology

Anger and depression can lead to behaviors that result in catastrophic events

By Chayil Champion • June 10, 2022

During uncertain times, we align with groups that seem to share similar needs and values, says psychiatry professor Emanuel Maidenberg

By Sandy Cohen • October 14, 2021

Surrounding yourself with people can play a positive role in emotional and physical health

By uclahealth • June 11, 2021

Guests included Ava DuVernay, Mindy Kaling, Landon Donovan and Dolly Parton

By Sandy Cohen • May 14, 2021

UCLA Health’s Dr. Robert Bilder offers ways to fight the growing mental health challenges

By uclahealth • January 12, 2021

First, allow yourself to fully experience your emotions, says UCLA Health psychiatry professor Emanuel Maidenberg

By Sandy Cohen • January 7, 2021

Dear Doctor: Does outlook really matter when it comes to lifespan, as a recent study suggested? I'm not a wet blanket, but I don't have a relentlessly sunny disposition either. Dear Reader: Let's say it's a gray, cloudy Monday morning. You're [...]

By Ask the Doctors • March 3, 2018

Fake news or fact? In today’s world, the difference may be in the eye of the beholder, says Emanuel Maidenberg,  a clinical professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the director of the UCLA Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Clinic. In a recent article, [...]

By uclahealth • June 28, 2017

  A recent story on National Public Radio cited an academic study that suggested many teenage girls in the U.S. may be experiencing more serious depression than boys. And while the usual stressors for teens no doubt still apply—academics, hormones, parents—another increasing reason may be their obsession with [...]

By • May 4, 2017

A volatile and contentious presidential election campaign has left many people feeling disheartened, frustrated, and even hostile. Our reactions to the presidential contest – and many issues in general – have become so polarized that attempts at discussion can quickly turn into confrontations. These conflicts can negatively impact both [...]

By Ryan Hatoum • August 30, 2016