The Centre for Urban
Mental Health

Unraveling new pathways to improve urban mental health: from complexity to action

The Centre for Urban Mental Health aims to unravel new pathways to improve urban mental health that take into account the complexities and dynamics of mental health problems and mental health disorders in an urban environment.

Professor dr. Claudi Bockting receives honorary doctorate from University of Basel


On Friday, November 25, an the University of Basel awarded an honorary doctorate to Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry Claudi Bockting ‘for her contributions to psychology in research and teaching.’



UMH Co-Director, Prof. dr. Claudi Bockting and partners receive prestigious ZonMW BeNefit grant, for research into suicidality among young people.

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Broadcasted on American Psychiatric Association 2022

Published in The Lancet Psychiatry

The Centre for Urban Mental Health aims to unravel new pathways to improve urban mental health that take into account the complexities and dynamics of mental health problems and mental health disorders in an urban environment.

The Centre for Urban Mental Health includes the management team, principal investigators, PhD candidates, and other associated researchers.