Three-quarters of mental disorders occur before the age of 25 years. The Thompson Institute is conducting novel clinical and neurobiological studies to better understand and support the mental health of young people.
Longitudinal Adolescent Brain Study
A world-first, five-year research project tracking changes in the brain and mental health throughout adolescence.
Cyberbullying impact research
The first study to use functional MRI to understand the impacts of cyberbullying on young people.
Combatting Anxiousness for Learning Minds (CALM)
Understanding how anxiousness impacts children's attention and how mindfulness can help.