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Lawrence S. Brown, Jr

Join us for FRC Wednesdays at Noon: Addiction Medicine Conference

Published: Nov 27th, 2015

“Telemedicine: Connecting Behavioral Health and Medical Care” December 2, 2015 12:00-1:00 p.m. Lawrence S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH, FASAM Chief Executive Officer of START Treatment & Recovery Centers Clinical Associate […]


Caring for the Invisible and the Forgotten

Published: Nov 10th, 2015

Read full article here: Caring for the Invisible and the Forgotten “For twenty-five years I have been providing care to patients whose illnesses contribute to the most devastating form of […]


Walkers Shine Light on Mental Illness

Published: Nov 9th, 2015

Medical residents, therapists, physicians and staff from UF Health Psychiatry rallied together at the National Alliance on Mental Illness walk in early October to kick of Mental Health Week.

Christopher Ong, MD

Physician Recognition Award Nominee Christopher Ong, MD

Published: Nov 6th, 2015

Dr. Christopher Ong, PGY-3, has been nominated for a Physician Recognition Award. Chris will be honored at an award recognition luncheon later this month. Please join us in congratulating Chris […]


Drug Abuse on the Rise

Published: Oct 15th, 2015

According to the CDC, overprescribing is directly related to addiction and the increase in deaths by overdosing. Dr. Scott Teitelbaum, UF Health Chief of Addiction Medicine talks to TV 20 about […]


Sleep Disorders: A Review of Changes in DSM-5 Sleep-Wake Disorders

Published: Oct 7th, 2015

Psychiatric Times | By Khurshid A. Khurshid, MD | Special Reports – Healthy sleep is required for restoring functioning and vitality, promoting memory consolidation, and maintaining immune function. However, many […]

Dr. Melinda Hansen and Dr. Daniel Tucker at the GFNF Summit

Drs. Tucker and Hansen present at 2015 Treasure Coast GFNF Child Summit

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

  On September 16, 2015 Treasure Coast Guardians for New Futures (GFNF) held their Child Summit at Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, FL. The summit is open to […]


Mental Health Just as Important as Physical Health

Published: Sep 1st, 2015

GAINESVILLE MAGAZINE – This time of year, as the lazy days of summer give way to the excitement of a new school year, families may focus on school clothes, school […]


UF Health – Eating Disorders Help

Published: Aug 3rd, 2015

At UF Health Psychiatry, our team of eating disorder experts provides evidence-based outpatient treatment for adolescents and young adults with eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder and […]

Cindi Flores, PhD
Assistant Professor

Taking a bite out of shark-phobia

Published: Jul 27th, 2015

Cindi Flores, Ph.D., assistant professor in the division of medical psychology and department of psychiatry talks about phobias, they aren’t just in your head, including phobias of creatures deep in […]