We would like to thank these organizations for funding the research in our lab!

NIHThe National Institute of Mental Health’s mission is to transform the public’s understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research. Their goal is to pave the way for prevention, recovery, and cures. This organization funds grants that are used for scientific research such as the studies conducted in our lab! Please check out their website for more information:


The Foundation of Hope’s motto is “Mental illness is our fight. Mental wellness is our goal.” This non-profit provides financial support for ongoing and new research and treatment for people with mental illness. Their goal is to become a million-dollar foundation over the next few years and to make a far-reaching impact in mental health-starting right here in the Triangle! Please check out their website for more information:


The NIDA seeks to bring the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. They believe in using two components in order to achieve this. They seek to use scientific results gathered from the research studies of a variety of disciplines to improve prevention, treatment, and to inform policy in relation to drug abuse and addiction.  Please check out their website for more information: