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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Department of Psychiatry Faculty and Staff help “Stop the Stigma”

Published: Jul 2nd, 2015

Residents, therapists, physicians and staff from UF Health Psychiatry programs joined Albert the Alligator to participate in the third-annual Stop the Stigma mental illness awareness event at Kanapaha Botanical Park.

Congratulations to our 2015 Resident and Fellow Graduates!

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

On Friday night, we celebrated the graduation of our residents and fellows at the Gainesville Woman’s Club. It was a wonderful event and a great time to reconnect with members […]