Clinical Trials
in Mental Health

By John M. Grohol, Psy.D.

Clinical trials are research studies that help researchers discover new effective treatments for mental health disorders such as depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and anxiety. Clinical trials research not only examines possible new medications for the alleviation of symptoms, but also alternative treatments for these disorders as well, such as new psychotherapy techniques.


Information About Being Involved in Research

Learn more about clinical trials in mental health:

Current Open Research Studies

To find a specific clinical trial for an area of concern for you, click on a disorder or concern:


Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 7 Mar 2016
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