Textual analysis of social media posts finds users’ anxiety and suicide-risk levels are rising, among other negative trends.
Researchers are working toward intelligent machines that can sense cognitive fatigue and suggest interventions to help a human improve performance.
Collaborative research center funded by Lisa Yang and Hock Tan ’75 blends engineering and neuroscience to advance molecular tools for treating brain disorders.
Fund has launched a special summer round to spearhead projects addressing mental health, well-being, and racial justice at MIT.
Picower Institute researchers are embarking on experiments to learn the mechanisms by which coronavirus might affect mental health.
Using magnetic nanoparticles, scientists stimulate the adrenal gland in rodents to control release of hormones linked to stress.
To help us navigate this time of social distancing, three MIT astronauts share lessons of isolated living aboard the International Space Station.