Mental Health Research Group

Colciencias classification: A1

School of Medicine

Research group leader
Maria Yolanda Torres de Galvis

Carry out research of excellence promoting the formulation of policies and the creation of programs aimed at improving the Mental Health situation, disseminating results to the scientific community and society.

Lines of investigation

  • Addictions: Use and abuse of psychoactive substances and associated factors, other non-chemical addictions
  • Epidemiology of Mental Disorders - Population groups
  • Research methodology applied to Mental Health
  • Liaison Psychiatry
  • Occupational Mental Health
  • Positive Mental Health
  • Mental Health and Gender
  • Mental Health and Violence
  • Validation of Clinical-Investigative Instruments