Mental health

Psychiatric disorders

Scientific research and institutional and training activities conducted by the Italian National Institute of Health (ISS) address the various psychiatric disorders with a multidisciplinary and evidence-based approach.

Schizophrenia and depressive manic pathology, depression including perinatal and adolescent depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety syndromes, adaptation disorders, cognitive and mnemonic stress disorders are being studied. Burn-out, psycho-oncology, psycho-neuroendocrinology and adaptation and mental health associated with aging are also studied.