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​​Mindful Relaxation Minutes

Published: October 4th, 2015

Join us for Mindful Relaxation Minutes Sept. 10 – ​The Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the start of “Mindful Relaxation Minutes”, a weekly thirty-minute opportunity to rejuvenate. Over […]


Driving while drugged now just as deadly as drunk driving

Published: October 1st, 2015

“Alcohol is the deadliest drug we have by practically any metric…and alcohol in combination with [marijuana] is particularly malignant,” said Dr. Gary Reisfield, professor of psychiatry at the University of […]


Addiction is Powerful. So is Hope.

Published: September 30th, 2015

Together, we can put recovery within reach. When patients arrive at UF Health’s Florida Recovery Center, Tim Christensen assures them that there is life after addiction. He’s living proof.


11th Annual FRC Alumni Reunion

Published: September 29th, 2015

On Saturday, September 19th the UF Health Florida Recovery Center (FRC) held their 11th Annual FRC reunion at the Paramount Plaza Hotel in Gainesville, Florida. The FRC annual reunion provides […]


UF receives NIH grant for substance use and adolescent brain development study

Published: September 28th, 2015

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has launched a multi-year Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study, committing approximately $25 million per year across a national consortium. The University of Michigan and University […]


Congratulations Resident of the month: Maanasi Chandarana, DO

Published: September 27th, 2015


Raising Hope At Work – 1st Place tie Psychiatry and OBGYN

Published: September 23rd, 2015

Raising Hope at Work Team Champion Standings. Way to go Department of Psychiatry! 1st Place Tie –Obstetrics & Gynecology 1st Place Tie –Psychiatry 2nd Place Tie – Community Health & […]


FRC Director and Addiction Medicine Fellows to attend HealthStreet Event

Published: September 22nd, 2015

Director of the UF Health Florida Recovery Center, Dr. Scott Teitelbaum and Addiction Medicine Fellows will be on hand to answer questions at HealthStreet’s Our Community, Our Health event on September 24 […]

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The Inauguration of the UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Program

Published: September 22nd, 2015

Wednesday, September 23rd 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Auditorium,   (basement level –east doors) Malcom Randall VA Medical Center 1601 Archer Road, Gainesville       Presentation of the Charter […]


Grand Rounds: Thomas W. Uhde, MD

Published: September 21st, 2015

“Nightmares Revisited: Unlocking the Mysteries of Sleep” Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds | September 25, 2015 | 12:00pm – 1:00pm | McKnight Brain Institute, DeWeese Auditorium LG – 101A | […]