Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA

A support network was crucial to helping the actress-activist process her mother’s death earlier this year

By Sandy Cohen • November 1, 2022

Director Jen Greenstreet discusses mental health with UCLA Health psychiatrist Dr. Artha Gillis

By Sandy Cohen • October 7, 2022

The pandemic was the straw that broke the camel's back, says Dr. April Thames, a clinical neuropsychologist

By Chayil Champion • September 1, 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

‘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

'It's not just about the health care system, but the whole range of factors in a community and in society that are important for young people’s mental health,’ says UCLA Health researcher Dr. Daniel Eisenberg

By Sandy Cohen • December 9, 2021

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

By uclahealth • August 19, 2021

UCLA Health study shows conscious, or ecstatic, dance helps those struggling with depression and anxiety

By uclahealth • July 22, 2021