Our mission is to design and implement high-quality research, which can be translated into effective clinical assessment tools and interventions to improve the lives of children with mood disorders and their families.
Mary Fristad, PhD, ABPP
Dr. Fristad is a professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health. The main focus of her research is to improve the diagnosis and treatment of mood disorders (depression and bipolar disorder) in children.
L. Eugene Arnold, MEd, MD
Dr. Arnold is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, formerly director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and vice-chair of Psychiatry. His research includes aromatic essential oil therapy for autism spectrum disorder, omega-3 fatty acids for mood disorders, and neurofeedback for ADHD.
ARETAEUS: An Observational Longitudinal Study in Offspring of Parents with Bipolar Disorder
We have approximately 10 students every quarter who assist with our various research projects and attend a weekly seminar and are overseen by our post-doctoral study coordinator. For information about this opportunity, please visit http://www.psy.ohio-state.edu/4998/ or e-mail Taban Salem, PhD, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Interns - We take a variable number of qualified students every summer who commit to a 20-hour per week unpaid internship. These slots are usually filled by individuals whose homes are in the greater Columbus area and return from college for the summer. For information about this opportunity, please e-mail Taban Salem, PhD, at email@example.com.