Mental Health

$3.7 million program targets Hispanics with bipolar disorder

November 7, 2011

Mental health professionals with UT Medicine San Antonio and collaborating institutions are designing bipolar disorder treatments that will be relevant and culturally sensitive to Hispanics, thanks to a $3.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.

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3 receive Hogg Foundation grants to study mental health

June 17, 2011

Three assistant professors at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio each received a grant of $17,500 from the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health to study different aspects of mental health.

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Mind-body methods for better health

April 27, 2011

James Gordon, M.D., a renowned expert on using mind-body medicine to heal depression, anxiety and psychological trauma, hosts a daylong workshop and evening lecture in San Antonio.

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Survey assesses Bexar adolescents’ mental health, gaps in care

March 3, 2011

Almost a decade ago, a national survey found that 79 percent of children 6-17 years of age with mental health needs had not gotten treatment in the previous year. For Hispanic children, the numbers were even worse.

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Doctor-musician illustrates how mental illness influences creativity in Tchaikovsky presentation

September 9, 2010

Richard Kogan, M.D., a psychiatrist and concert pianist who has gained renown for lecture-recitals that explore how mental illness influenced the art of great composers, presents “Music & Mood Disorders: Tchaikovsky” at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

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UT Health Science Center San Antonio faculty member receives research grant

May 25, 2010

Study to evaluate mental health recovery and wellness program

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