Skip to content

Stanford biomedical data scientist Dennis Wall and his team are developing technology that could help experts study and treat autism simultaneously.

Stanford biomedical data scientist Dennis Wall and his team are developing technology that could help experts study and treat autism simultaneously.

In most babies and kids, the sound of their mother's voice gets special treatment in the brain. But in autism, this distinctive brain response is lessened.

In most babies and kids, the sound of their mother's voice gets special treatment in the brain. But in autism, this distinctive brain response is lessened.

Published on

This challenge asks participants to recognize when negative thoughts are occurring and try to diffuse them when they turn worrisome or distracting.

This challenge asks participants to recognize when negative thoughts are occurring and try to diffuse them when they turn worrisome or distracting.

Patients who are taking the most common type of antidepressant may feel more pain when taking certain opioids, Stanford researchers have found.

Patients who are taking the most common type of antidepressant may feel more pain when taking certain opioids, Stanford researchers have found.

Stanford psychologist Ian Gotlib is examining how depression develops and working to identify potential opportunities for intervention.

Stanford psychologist Ian Gotlib is examining how depression develops and working to identify potential opportunities for intervention.

Published on

A study in Nature details a discovery with potential clinical significance for treating eating disorders such as anorexia. To make that discovery, Stanford researchers had to develop a "first-time-ever" way of teasing apart two separate but closely intertwined sets of identical-appearing neurons in the brain.

A study in Nature details a discovery with potential clinical significance for treating eating disorders such as anorexia. To make that discovery, Stanford researchers had to develop a "first-time-ever" way of teasing apart two separate but closely intertwined sets of identical-appearing neurons in the brain.

Published on

Stanford's WELL for Life initiative is challenging you to practice the art of mindfulness for one week to promote self-care.

Stanford's WELL for Life initiative is challenging you to practice the art of mindfulness for one week to promote self-care.

Published on

A Stanford psychiatry resident discusses the peer-to-peer support programs available to Stanford’s medical students, which she helped create.

A Stanford psychiatry resident discusses the peer-to-peer support programs available to Stanford’s medical students, which she helped create.

Published on

Although sparked by trauma, PTSD has a genetic component as well, which can influence what therapy is most successful and provide other insights.

Although sparked by trauma, PTSD has a genetic component as well, which can influence what therapy is most successful and provide other insights.

Published on