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Dr Thomas Insel

NIMH Is Educating People About the Brain for Brain Awareness Month

Thomas R. Insel | Posted 05.12.2014 | Science
Thomas R. Insel

Since NIMH began focusing on mental disorders as brain disorders nearly two decades ago, educating people about the brain has been a priority for us.

NIMH: Neurology Trumps Psychiatry

DJ Jaffe | Posted 07.16.2013 | Healthy Living
DJ Jaffe

We still have to rely on DSM to diagnose illness, but thanks to Dr. Insel the end of that state of affairs is a step closer. The identification and treatment of mental illness is about to leave the realm of psychiatry and enter the science of neurology.

Is Autism Associated with A Viral Infection?

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

New findings have potential significance for a number of disorders including, it turns out, autism.