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Let's get Fiscal Walking Challenge Group Photo

2017 Fall Walking Challenge

Published: October 30th, 2017

Team Members were asked to name one thing they enjoyed the most about being part of the Fall Walking Challenge: Team: Let’s Get Fiscal Robyn Nelson –  I like the memes […]

AACAP Conference

UF Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists attend AACAP

Published: October 30th, 2017

The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) held their 64th Annual Meeting October 23-28th in Washington, DC. The UF Department of Psychiatry had several members attend this year’s […]

Dr. Tandon NAMI talk

Dr. Tandon moderates panel on youth suicide

Published: October 24th, 2017

On Tuesday, October 24th, Dr. Rajiv Tandon moderated a panel of local leaders who discussed the growing epidemic of youth suicide. Panelists included representatives from Alachua County Schools, University of Florida, Santa […]

World Bioethics Day

UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Unit celebrates World Bioethics Day

Published: October 20th, 2017

By: Caroline Nickerson On Thursday, October 19, the UF-VA UNESCO Bioethics Unit met for presentations commemorating World Bioethics Day. UNESCO has 73 units of this particular program, and our unit […]

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News+Notes: Mental Health Awareness Week

Published: October 20th, 2017

Mental Health Awareness Week took place during the first week in October. UF psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and staff members came out to support the cause.

Drs. Hoxa, Davis, Guzman, and Bussing at NAMI Walk

2017 NAMI Walk

Published: October 14th, 2017

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Gainesville Chapter held their Annual NAMI Walk on Saturday, October 14th at Depot Park. Several public officials were present and spoke to the […]

FPA Board members, Conference Volunteers and Conference Presenters

FPA holds Mindfulness Conference

Published: October 13th, 2017

The North Central Chapter of the Florida Psychological Association (FPA) held a one day community education conference, “Applications of Mindfulness to Mental Health and Well-Being”. The conference brought experts together […]

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OCD Awareness Week

Published: October 10th, 2017

OCD Awareness Week is an international effort taking place during the second week in October each year to raise awareness and understanding about obsessive compulsive disorder and related disorders, with […]

WHO Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

Published: October 10th, 2017

Mental health in the workplace is the theme of World Mental Health Day 2017. World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of […]

Dr. Bruijnzeel speaking at DEA

Dr. Bruijnzeel speaks at DEA Lecture Series

Published: October 9th, 2017

On October 5th, Adriaan Bruijnzeel, PhD spoke at the DEA Lecture Series in Washington, D.C. The title of the series presentation was “A New Look at Old and Not so Old […]