The mission of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program is to discover innovative, new therapies for patients suffering from treatment-resistant mood disorders in order to improve the quality of life for these individuals and their families. The program pursues excellence in patient-oriented research, clinical care and education, and strives to share knowledge with community partners.

The faculty and staff of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program are actively involved in clinical research and faculty psychiatrists offer various clinical services in the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine.