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COVID-19 Resources

Published: Jun 11th, 2020

Dr. Nallapula on TV20

Patients schedule telemedicine appointments amid pandemic

Published: Apr 21st, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced doctors and their patients to make more appointments online. Departments at UF Health such as the Department of Psychiatry has transitioned to telemedicine appointments. Dr. […]

Kishan Nallapula, MD

Amid COVID-19 crisis, telehealth visits surge at University of Florida Health

Published: Apr 20th, 2020

Amid COVID-19 crisis, telehealth visits surge as University of Florida Health reacts to accommodate a surging demand for telehealth visits. Dr. Kishan Nallapula talks about the department of psychiatry’s transition […]

Drs. Cottler and Nixon

Landmark study of adolescent brain development renews for additional seven years

Published: Apr 17th, 2020

The National Institute on Drug Abuse – NIDA announced $290 million of new funding over 7 years for the ABCD Study, the largest long-term study of brain development and child […]

Richard Christensen

5th Annual Dr. Richard C. Christensen, MD Advocacy Day

Published: Apr 16th, 2020

This month, we would have commemorated the 5th Annual Richard C. Christensen, MD Advocacy Day​. We have decided to postpone an amazing talk by Dr. Liz Frye until after the […]

Andrea Guastello

Tips for parents during COVID-19 crisis

Published: Apr 7th, 2020

Many people are struggling to juggle work, parenting and now suddenly homeschooling their children during the COVID-19 crisis. UF Health Psychologist Dr. Andrea Guastello provides tips to help parents through […]

Match Photos

2020-2021 New Residents

Published: Mar 20th, 2020

We are very pleased to announce the Psychiatry Residency Program’s successful outcome in this year’s Match. The resulting incoming class is an impressive group of interns for the upcoming academic […]

Ashley Ordway

Engaging the elderly while social distancing

Published: Mar 20th, 2020

As we are encouraged to engage in social distancing during the coronavirus crisis, how do we stay engaged with our elderly friends and family members? In this short video, University of […]

Joseph McNamara, Ph.D.

Managing anxiety during coronavirus crisis

Published: Mar 18th, 2020

Experts at COARD discuss how to identify unhealthy anxiety and provide tips on how to manage it.


6 Healthy Ways to Manage Your Coronavirus Anxiety, According to Psychologists

Published: Mar 15th, 2020

Drs. McNamara and Bartle-Harrera offer Good Housekeeping readers some advice on managing coronavirus anxiety.