Trauma Informed Care deceleration

UF Health Psychiatry’s journey to Trauma-Informed Care

Personal trauma such as violence, abuse, neglect, and loss can leave lasting scars — visible and otherwise. UF Health assists patients and their families through a culture of safety, empowerment […]

Psychiatry Staff Group Photo Halloween Costumes

Annual Staff Pinning & Halloween at the Department of Psychiatry

Halloween was celebrated all throughout the Department of Psychiatry this year! The Department Staff held their annual Halloween Staff Pinning where six staff members received their Years of Service pins. […]

Andres Pumariega presenting at WASP

Dr. Pumariega receives Honorary Fellowship at World Congress of Social Psychiatry

  Andres Pumariega, MD was elected by the President and Executive Committee of the World Association for Social Psychiatry (WASP) as an Honorary Fellow of WASP in recognition of his […]

College Students on Steps of building

Recovering in Place: Creating Campus Models of Care for the High-Risk College Student

Universities are struggling to dedicate enough resources to meet the mental health needs of students. In this article, Marcia Morris M.D. reviews on-campus innovative programs designed to promote recovery in […]

Dr. Andres Pumariega presenting

World Bioethics Day

By: Caroline Nickerson On Friday, October 11, the UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Unit met for presentations commemorating World Bioethics Day. UNESCO has over 220 units of this particular program, and our […]

AACAP

2019 AACAP Meeting

UF Child Psychiatry Faculty and Fellows traveled to Chicago for the 66th Annual American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Meeting. Some highlights from the conference: Drs. Mariam Rahmani […]

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Ana Turner, MD

Housing crisis, on the streets

Lancet Psychiatry interviewed Ana Turner, MD, FAPA for an article on street psychiatry in their October issue.

MIAW Movie Night

Mental Illness Awareness Week Movie Night at the Hippodrome

As part of the events planned for Mental Illness Awareness Week the Department of Psychiatry hosted a special screening of the movie “Life, Animated” at the Hippodrome with a Q&A […]

Eight Members of Florida Recovery Center Accepted as Student Affiliates of UF CARE

Eight Members of Florida Recovery Center Accepted as Student Affiliates of UF CARE

Eight members of the UF Health Florida Recovery Center research lab were accepted as student affiliates of the UF Center for Addiction Research & Education (UF CARE) in August. These […]

Women in Medicine and Science Host Summer Camp Field Trip

Women in Medicine and Science Host Summer Camp Field Trip

WIMS (Women in Medicine and Science) hosted a field trip for a Girl’s Place and the Pace Academy summer camps. We had almost 100 young high school-aged women in the […]

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Psychiatry Grand Rounds - UnSun Chung, MD

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

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Veteran's Day

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FRC Grand Rounds - William Hollifield, MD

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Mindful Relaxation Minutes

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Mindful Relaxation Minutes

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Thanksgiving

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