Major NIMH research project to test approaches to altering the course of schizophrenia
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is launching a large-scale research project to explore whether using early and aggressive treatment, individually targeted and integrating a variety of different therapeutic approaches, will reduce the symptoms and prevent the gradual deterioration of...
HIV prevention program gets a boost from NIMH recovery act funds
Developing interventions to reduce the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among heterosexual men, couples and ethnically diverse populations continues to be complex and challenging. To help address this issue, NIMH
awarded a two-year grant to David Prez-Jimnez, Ph.D., at the U...
Treating 'Complicated Grief' -- New NIMH Study Seeks 200 Older Adults Suffering from Unrelenting Symptoms of Complicated Grief for Participation in Non-Drug Clinical Trial
Psychiatrist Dr. Katherine Shear searches for treatment of prolonged grief that does not abate over time
NEW YORK, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Unlike normal grief, which though intense improves over time, "complicated grief" is the inability to ever recover after the death of a loved one.
Rutgers Center for Behavioral Health Services, Criminal Justice Research gets NIMH grant
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. Since its founding in 2002 with a grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Rutgers Center for Behavioral Health Services and Criminal Justice Research has focused exclusively on mental health services issues that arise when persons with mental illness have en...
Aiming to improve schizophrenia treatment through the NIMH CNTRICS Initiative
Philadelphia, PA, July 14, 2008 Biological Psychiatry is particularly proud to announce the publication of an issue dedicated to the product of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Cognitive Neuroscience Approaches to the Treatment of Impaired Cognition in Schizophrenia, or CNTRICS, i...
Feeling Blue Suicide Prevention Council Partners With the National Institute of Mental Health
...uicide Prevention Council has been selected as the nimh
Outreach Partner for the state of Pennsylvania. F...ls, and historically underserved populations. The nimh
provides the Partners with breaking news on the la... online and in regional annual meetings, access to nimh
publications for state-wide distribution and a sma...
Zucker Hillside Researchers to Receive Large Federal Grant to Test for the Early Treatment of Schizophrenia
...approaches, and is sustained over time, can make it possible for more people with schizophrenia to return successfully to work and school,” said nimh
Director Thomas R. Insel, M.D. “Moreover, the interventions being tested will be designed from the outset to be readily adopted in real-world h...
Wayne K. Goodman, MD, Renowned Expert on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Joins Mount Sinai as Chair of Psychiatry
...dation, which is the major consumer advocacy organization for OCD, and served as chair of its scientific advisory board for 10 years.
"In his nimh
position, Dr. Goodman experienced first-hand that success in extramural funding of clinical research goes to those investigators who have partnered wi...
Personalized Medicine for Mental Illness on the Horizon
...and hopeful that more accurate diagnosis and treatment will help erase the stigma millions of people now face because of mental illness."
MRN and nimh
intend to make the Domenici Neuroscience Symposium a yearly conference for researchers and others focused on brain disorders to come together and disc...
Wayne State University and Children's Hospital of Michigan Research Team Discover Chemical That Plays a Major Role in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
...rial is ongoing and results are currently unavailable.
"This study at nimh
demonstrates how work first done at Wayne State University not only has s...r Sick Kids in Toronto have recently submitted a Collaborative R01 grant to nimh
which is being considered for funding. Wayne State University is the lead...