Missouri Institute of Mental Health

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Innovative Research

Our scientists work in basic research and brain science focused on traumatic brain injury, neuro-aids, inflammation, alzheimer's, and other brain health problems. To find out about our projects, partners and past work...

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Program Evaluation

We have over 50 years of experience partnering with the government, human services, and education sectors. Our team develops, evaluates, and improves programs and practices, as well as the quality of available data at local, state, and global levels. Ongoing collaborative efforts to improve and address critical public health and community needs are a main focus.

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Professional Training

Our professional training services are wrapped into the history of the Institute as much as our research. Our professional training team has expertise in conference planning and execution, multi-media training development, training accreditation, and more. Find ways to partner with us at mimhtraining.com or by clicking below.

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Community Outreach

Our outreach programs use evidence based interventions to advocate for mental health awareness, and HIV and substance use prevention. To find out more about mental health first aid training, or our prevention and education programming click below.

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Recent News

MIMH Director Rob Paul, Ph.D awarded 2016 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research and Creativity

Dr. Rob Paul has been leading the Institute since 2012. His work as both a researcher and a leader of the 54 year old Institute is deserving of the honor. “He and his research team have developed specific expertise exploring the impact three conditions – human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), subcortical stroke …

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Governor Nixon commends Mental Health First Aid training efforts in Missouri

MIMH houses Mental Health First Aid Missouri, whose staff are integral in getting Missourians trained in this critical course. See the Governor Nixon’s statement by clicking on the image below. Mental Health First Aid Missouri is a public education program that introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses, …

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June 14th, 2016 7pm – Scientist Artist Collaborative

MIMH kicked off our first Scientist Artist Collaborative (SAC) on April 4th, 2016, at the JC Penney Auditorium on campus. The Collaborative connects a leading artist from around the nation with Principal Investigators at MIMH to facilitate new and creative basic science research programs to development innovative and high-impact prevention …

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For the past 50 years, MIMH has partnered with governmental agencies and research teams in an effort to improve lives through the promotion of mental health via research, evaluation, professional training, program development, and community outreach. Contact us for more information about how we can assist you with your next mental health initiative, grant proposal, or professional training event.

The Missouri Institute of Mental health is committed to promoting a diverse culture of respect, equality and inclusion for all. We celebrate and advance diversity by creating a safe community in which all people can share their unique talents, ideas and perspectives.

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