Clinicians and researchers from across the campus of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are discovering breakthroughs in diagnosing and treating neurobehavioral disorders. UTHealth is home to the UT Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders and the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction, which is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, part of the National Institutes of Health.
The UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center delivers a comprehensive program of psychiatric and psychosocial services to more than 6,100 inpatient admissions and 14,000 outpatient visits annually. Read more about how UTHealth is making a difference.
UTHealth hosts panel discussion on adults living with autism
Four successful Houstonians will share their personal stories of living with an autism spectrum disorder at a panel discussion hosted by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.Continue reading »
UTHealth studies program to reduce secondhand smoke exposure for infants
A study to investigate whether a hospital-initiated behavioral therapy program conducted in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) can reduce secondhand smoke in homes with infants at risk for pulmonary problems has been launched by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).Continue reading »
UTHealth researchers may help identify when smokers attempting cessation are at a higher risk of relapse
New findings by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health may help identify situations in which smokers who are trying to quit are at a higher risk of relapse.Continue reading »
Related Stories and Helpful Information
- UT Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders combines research, patient care
- UT Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders, 713.486.2627
- The Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction, 713.486.2635
- MOTIVATE treatment center, 713.486.2790
- Harris County Psychiatric Center, 713.741.5000