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ECT Open House at Shands Psychiatric Hospital

UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital site of new ECT Suite UF Health held an open house Thursday, June 9th at UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital to showcase their newly developed  state-of-the-art…

Parent child interactive therapy helps improve families’ lives

GAINESVILLE, Fla -- Sometimes a child's behavioral problems can get out of hand, but now there's a new kind of interactive therapy available for parents and children at UF Health's Medical Psychology Center in Gainesville.PCIT, or Parent Child Interactive Therapy, is for children who have more disruptive behavior than the average child

Activate Your Brain

UF Health Center for Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine in Vero Beach has a noninvasive, non-drug treatment option to help people with stubborn depression vastly improve, or even eliminate, their symptoms.

Research Volunteers Needed

The University of Florida Neurocognitive Laboratory is searching for volunteers, aged 25-59, for a research study of cognitive and emotion in healthy adults.

Regina Bussing, M.D., named Chair of the UF Department of Psychiatry

Regina Bussing, MD, Chair and Professor, Department of Psychiatry GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida College of Medicine leaders have appointed Regina Bussing, M.D., chair of the department of psychiatry. Bussing, a leader in developing comprehensive treatment approaches…

Dr. Thornton Appointed Associate Chief of Staff

Joseph E. Thornton, M.D. Effective May 1, 2016, Dr. Joseph Thornton was appointed Associate Chief of Staff for the Mental Health Service Line (MHSL) at the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) In addition to his role at NF/SGVHS Dr. Thornton has…