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Obesity and addiction: neurobiological overlaps.

Published: Oct 11th, 2012

Drug addiction and obesity appear to share several properties. Both can be defined as disorders in which the saliency of a specific type of reward (food or drug) becomes exaggerated […]


Published: Oct 11th, 2012

MOVE is our way of equipping and educating communities about the topics we address at To Write Love on Her Arms: depression, addiction, self-injury, suicide, and the role a trusted […]

Ray Williams

Mental Health in the Workplace

Published: Oct 11th, 2012

Mental health issues are a silent tsunami in the workplace, one that could engulf organizations in myriad of productivity and profitability problems as well as legal liabilities unless mental health […]


World Mental Health Day

Published: Oct 11th, 2012

World Mental Health Day raises public awareness about mental health issues. The day promotes open discussion of mental disorders, and investments in prevention, promotion and treatment services. This year the […]

Scott Teitelbaum, MD

Scott Teitelbaum, MD, Director of the FRC, talks about his recovery

Published: Oct 8th, 2012


Food for thought: UF researcher’s book lays out evidence for food addiction

Published: Oct 8th, 2012

Ziedonis Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds: Tobacco Addition

Published: Sep 28th, 2012

    Douglas Ziedonis, MD, MPH Professor & Chair, Department of Psychiatry University of Massachusetts Medical School Today, September 28, 2012, 2-3pm LIVE Webcast: :


DEA Holds its Fifth Prescription Drug Take-Back Day September 29 as Public Participation Continues to Rise

Published: Sep 27th, 2012

Kevin Sabet, PhD - CSNBC

UF Psychiatry Faculty, Kevin Sabet, PhD Appears on CNBC’s Closing Bell

Published: Aug 24th, 2012

On August 24, 2012 Dr. Sabet appeared on CNBC’s Closing Bell with Maria Baritromo for a quick debate with the author of “Too High to Fail” about the demerits of […]

Kevin Sabet, PhD

UF Psychiatry Faculty, Kevin Sabet, PhD participates in discussion of Washington’s I-502 Campaign

Published: Aug 23rd, 2012

  Representatives from two sides of the marijuana legalization debate discuss Washington State’s I-502 Campaign in an online forum hosted by the Seattle Times. The discussion took place August 20, […]