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More stress, less stigma drives college students to mental health services

Published: Sep 2nd, 2015

WATCH PBS NEWS- Rates of anxiety and depression among college students in the U.S. have soared in the past decade. In response, schools are trying to figure out the right […]

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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 […]

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Stress Reduction Technology Study

Published: Aug 21st, 2015

The UF department of Psychiatry is seeking participants ages 18-72 for study of a new device designed to aid relaxation and stress reduction. The study involves: A short survey on […]

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NAMI Florida President Dr. Rajiv Tandon to speak at local NAMI Meeting

Published: Aug 20th, 2015

Seminar Presented by Dr. Rajiv Tandon NAMI Florida President, NAMI Gainesville member and Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Florida, College of Medicine September 14, 2015 7:00pm – 9:00pm […]

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2015 Department of Psychiatry Staff Pinning Event

Published: Aug 20th, 2015

The Department of Psychiatry held its 2015 Staff Pinning Event August 19th at the McKnight Brain Institute. This year we celebrated 12 departmental employees and their service to the University […]

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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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]