1. Mobile Phone Use and Mental Health. A Review of the Research

    The vast majority of the studies were based on self-reported exposures and outcomes, mostly through pen-and-pencil or web questionnaires, but sometimes also through telephone or face-to-face interviews. For younger children, parental reports about the child’s mobile phone use and health outcomes were used.

  2. World Mental Health Report

    Mental health is a lot more than the absence of illness: it is an intrinsic part of our individual and collective health and well-being. As this “World Mental Health Report” shows, to achieve the global objectives set out in the WHO “Comprehensive mental health action plan 2013–2030” and the Sustainable Development Goals, we need to transform our attitudes, actions and approaches to ...

  3. Revolutionizing the Study of Mental Disorders

    The Division of Intramural Research Programs (IRP) is the internal research division of the NIMH. Over 40 research groups conduct basic neuroscience research and clinical investigations of mental illnesses, brain function, and behavior at the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland. Learn more about research conducted at NIMH.