McLean Hospital 115 Mill Street Belmont, MA 02478
Depression, anxiety, and related disorders affect one in five Americans over their lifetimes. Recent breakthroughs in genetics, neuroscience, and cognitive science are revolutionizing our understanding of these conditions. The ultimate goal of our research at McLean is prevention and more effective treatment.
Our scientists investigate:
The Laboratory for Translational and Affective Neuroscience, founded in 2010, is part of the Center for Depression, Anxiety and Stress Research (CDASR). The goal of the CDASR is to identify the biological, environmental, and psychological factors that contribute to depression and anxiety and translate those findings into new treatments.