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A Frown or a Smile? Children With Autism Can't Discern When we have a conversation with someone, we not only hear what they say, we see what they say. Eyes can smolder or twinkle. Gazes can be direct or shifty. Reading these facial expressions gives conte... (7 May 07) Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Autism Research & Treatment 7 years 51 weeks ago
2 million Californians report mental health needs; most receive little or no treatment Nearly 2 million adults in California, about 8 percent of the population, need mental health treatment, but the majority receive no services or inadequate services, despite a state law mandating that... (30 Nov 11) Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior 3 years 22 weeks ago
'The First Lady,' chamber opera composed by UCLA psychiatrist, debuts on campus Feb. 19 When Ken Wells isn't busy with his day jobs as a UCLA professor, director of the UCLA Health Services Research Center and an adjunct staff member at the RAND Corp., he pens operas.   The result o... (17 Feb 10) Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Center for Health Services and Society 5 years 10 weeks ago
UCLA Confers Mani Bhaumik Award to Harvard medical school physician Herbert Benson, a pioneer in mind/body medicine The Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology at UCLA has named Harvard University’s Dr. Herbert Benson as this year’s recipient of the Mani Bhaumik Award. The award has been established to support inv... (3 Mar 09) Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology 6 years 8 weeks ago