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Mental Illness Awareness Week | Oct. 4th – Oct. 10th

Published: October 8th, 2015

The Misunderstood Epidemic: Depression Thursday, October 8, 2015 | 6pm – 9pm Hippodrome Theatre          


1 in 4 People Live with a Mental Illness…

Published: October 5th, 2015

Mental Health Coalition of North Central Florida and volunteers painted the 34th street wall for Mental Illness Awareness Week, October 4th – 10th I am stigma free! Take the Stigma […]

Jamie Smolen

Recovery means rescue from addiction

Published: October 4th, 2015

Are you ready to get sober? The first week in October is designated as Mental Health Awareness Week. It’s a good time to reflect on these questions and see if […]


Grand Rounds: Richard Holbert, MD

Published: October 4th, 2015

“ECT and TMS: The Current State” Friday, October 9, 2015 12:00pm – 1:00pm


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 & […]