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Child and adolescent psychiatry services available at UF Health

Published: Aug 17th, 2015

UF Health Psychiatry experts, including board-certified psychiatrists and psychologists, offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for child and adolescents facing mental health issues.


UF Addiction Medicine Fellowship prepares fellows for board exam

Published: Aug 5th, 2015

The UF Addiction Medicine Fellowship program received some positive feedback last week from Terri Silver, MA the Chief Credentialing Officer for the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM). ABAM is […]


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 […]


60 Mintues – Denied

Published: Aug 1st, 2015

WATCH – When insurance companies deny the mentally ill the treatment their doctors prescribe, seriously ill people are often discharged, and can be a danger to themselves or others. Scott […]

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 […]


Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD selected as a Neuroscience Scholars Program (NSP) Fellow

Published: Jul 24th, 2015

The Society for Neuroscience (SfN), the SfN Professional Development Committee, and its Diversity in Neuroscience Subcommittee (DINS) has selected Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD as a Neuroscience Scholars Program (NSP) Fellow. The […]


Stopping the silent struggle Adam Reid is improving care of mental illness one patient, study and event at a time.

Published: Jul 21st, 2015

Reid’s research includes improving treatment outcomes for pediatric obsessive-compulsive disorder and disseminating new treatment options. He works in a specialty OCD clinic headed by Gary Geffken, Ph.D.


Congratulations to 2015 MBI Fellowship Awardee Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD and Mentor Marcelo Febo, PhD

Published: Jul 14th, 2015

Luis Colón-Pérez, PhD of the Department of Psychiatry received the McKnight Brain Institute Post-Doctoral Fellow Runner-up for his research with Mentor, Marcelo Febo, PhD on Perinatal Cannabis Smoke Exposure and […]

Adrie Bruijnzeel, PhD and Berry Setlow, PhD

Drs. Bruijnzeel & Setlow Awarded NIH New R21 Grant

Published: Jul 13th, 2015

Adriaan Bruijnzeel, PhD and Barry Setlow, PhD have been awarded a National Institute of Health (NIH) R21 grant entitled, “Lasting Behavioral and Neuroimaging Consequences of Adolescent Exposure to Cannabis Smoke.” According […]


Welcome New Psychiatry Residents!

Published: Jul 6th, 2015

Please join us in welcoming our new psychiatry residents for 2015-16.