Conduct research on the causes, defining characteristics, and treatments of mental disorders in the service of developing improved methods of assessment and treatment to improve the lives of people with these conditions.
The Division of Research at UBHC has three broad aims:
- Improve our understanding of the causes and mechanisms (biological, psychological, and computational) of mental disorders
- Develop and evaluate the effectiveness of new interventions for symptoms and disorders
- Specify the mechanisms behind treatment effects, and develop biomarkers and other predictors of clinical outcomes
The Division of Research at UBHC currently consists of: