Astrophysicist Andrea Ghez won a Nobel Prize, we were the No. 1 public university again, faculty carried on with important research and students continued to achieve the amazing.
UCLA Magazine looks at how living with wildfires and unbreathable air affects humans, physically and mentally.
Amid political turmoil, the UCLA study on kindness points to its potential for large-scale healing.
As we go into the weekend following a week of late nights monitoring election results while in a pandemic, here are some resources for self-care.
In the nearly half of U.S. states for which data was available, detentions outpaced population growth by a rate of 3 to 1 on average in recent years.
Based on research in the California Health Interview Survey, UCLA researchers found the trend was especially pronounced among young adults.
New research shows Californians who are in good health with little mental distress are more likely to consistently vote in local and national elections.
Researchers from the Depression Grand Challenge are collaborating with Apple to measure factors like sleep and activity to understand how they affect symptoms of the disorder.
UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital has launched an innovative project to support the emotional needs of children during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A UCLA health policy brief recommends the expansion of Proposition 63 programs and services to address the unmet needs.
The former Bruins basketball player has committed $500,000 through his foundation — matched by a $500,000 UCLA Centennial Term Chair Match.
With help from Beyoncé and the BeyGOOD initiative, UCLA tools are online.
Priscilla Stephanie Molina’s family inspired her success at UCLA and her plans to become a psychiatrist, so underserved communities receive culturally sensitive care.
Researchers also found that cognitive behavior therapy was the most effective approach for boosting the immune system.
The work of Shelley Taylor and her colleague Susan Fiske has changed the study of how people think about themselves and the social world.
BeyGOOD, an initiative founded by Beyoncé, and UCLA offer COVID-19 online toolkit for mental wellness
This first offering of UCLA’s STAND Together During COVID-19 website provides self-care strategies based on research-backed cognitive behavioral therapy principles.
Depression has many faces, and — through its Grand Challenge — UCLA is learning to recognize them all.
UCLA-led study of Armenian earthquake survivors finds that effects of psychotherapy for adolescents continued into adulthood.
Director of the UCLA Anxiety and Depression Research Center will deliver the 128th Faculty Research Lecture at UCLA on Feb. 19.
A UCLA-led study finds the practice effective and comparable to monitoring by physicians.
The UCLA-led team found that chronic opioid use increased the susceptibility to developing anxiety disorders.
At a Zócalo/UCLA event in Washington, D.C., experts discussed how technology will uncover the causes of the disease and offer new therapies.
Research shows that certain gut bacteria can respond to serotonin and drugs that influence serotonin, like anti-depressants. The biologists call this a unique form of communication between bacteria and cells.
Their findings could lead to new methods to get the body's repair enzyme to work better.
The findings suggest that such programs are a promising approach toward improving the psychological health of patients and caregivers.