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Mindful Relaxation Minutes

​​Mindful Relaxation Minutes

Published: February 1st, 2016

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

Employee Service Award Ceremony

Employee Service Award Ceremony

Published: October 27th, 2016

Congratulations for your years of service to the University of Florida College of Medicine and the Department of Psychiatry. Bonnie McLaurin – 30 years Marika Brigham – 25 years   […]


Join us Wednesday, October 26th for a Movie Screening of Atsu – so be it! with Psychiatrist and Theatre Actor Mohan Agashe, MD

Published: October 20th, 2016

  Download Atsu – so be it! flyer HERE  

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day 2016

Published: October 10th, 2016

When terrible things happen in our communities, we can reach out a helping hand to those who are affected. Learning the basic principles of psychological first aid will help you […]

MIAW Artists

MIAW Movie Night at the Hippodrome

Published: October 6th, 2016

The Department of Psychiatry and UF Health held it’s second annual movie night during Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) at the Hippodrome in downtown Gainesville on October 5th. As part […]

Scott Teitelbaum, MD

Heroin overdoses, arrests spike in Alachua County

Published: October 4th, 2016

“I’ve seen in the field more death in the last one to two years than in my whole career,” said Dr. Scott Teitelbaum

Mental Illness Awareness Week 2016 Calendar

Mental Illness Awareness Week 2016

Published: October 3rd, 2016

October 2nd – 8th is Mental Illness Awareness Week. Join us in shining a light on mental illness and replacing stigma with hope. Check out our calendar of events for MIAW 2016!

Scott Teitelbaum, MD News 4

Police on lookout for drug 10,000 times more potent than Morphine

Published: October 3rd, 2016

The DEA is warning people about one of the most lethal drugs now on the street. “Carfentanil is what they’re calling the elephant tranquilizer. In humans, we use Fentanil. It’s a more potent Opiod,” says Dr. Teitelbaum, Director of the Florida Recovery Center.

Gators Give Logo

Final Week to Make a Pledge -Be the Gator Good and Give

Published: October 1st, 2016

Oct. 8 – 23rd – The University of Florida Campaign for Charities (UFCC) is the official University annual employee giving campaign. All UF, UF Foundation and UF Athletic Association employees […]

McKnight Brain Institute

The Brainstorm: News from the MBI

Published: September 28th, 2016

The Brainstorm is a bimonthly bulletin of the McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida

FPS Department of Psychiatry Faculty and Residents

FPS 2016 Fall Meeting

Published: September 28th, 2016

The Florida Psychiatric Society (FPS) 2016 Fall CME Meeting was held over the weekend at the Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront Hotel. Several members of the University of Florida’s Department of […]