Department of Psychiatry

Be Well Center

Research Projects

 

Depression

Depression

There are several studies currently being conducted investigating new treatments for depression, including medications and treatment devices. We also have studies examining the causes and genetics of depression and the co-mobidity of diabetes and depression.

Bipolar Disorder

There are several studies examining the effects of new drugs on Bipolar Disorder. These studies are looking at both manic and dpressed phases of the illness. There are both inpatient and outpatient studies available.

 

 

Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse

There are several studies looking at the treatment and genetics of substance abuse.

 

 

 

 

 

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia

There are several ongoing studies examining new treatment approaches for schizophrenia.

 

 

 

 

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

There are studies looking at medications used to treat the symptoms of PTSD. Also there are genetic studies looking at the co-morbidity of alcoholism and PTSD.

 

 

Child & Adolescent Depression

 

Child and Adolescent Depression

There are treatment studies examining the effects of medication on depression in children. We are also conducting a study of ADHD/Dyslexia.

 

 

 

For additional information on any of these programs call 210.562.5400