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Emory University & MassGeneral Hospital Involved in $70M Wounded Warrior Project Effort

(Photo: Veterans Affairs Department) By Patricia Kime, Staff writer 7:56 a.m. EDT June 18, 2015 A new program funded by Wounded Warrior Project aspires to improve mental health services and care for veterans in the private sector. The charity is using $70 million to fund an effort that will create outpatient …

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Emory University Study Examines At-Risk Children of Mothers With Bipolar Disorder

At-risk children of mothers with bipolar disorder may benefit from early intervention by Holly Korschun In this study, the Early Childhood Behavior Questionnaire and Child Behavior Checklist were used to assess the temperament of 30 toddlers between the ages of 18-36 months whose mothers have bipolar disorder. A recent study …

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“La Traviata” Adaptation a Risk Worth Taking

The newly adapted La Traviata partnership between the NNDC and the Arbor Opera Theater (AOT) had its national debut this past weekend. It included four performances and three outreach events as a platform to address the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide.  The new production premiered at the Lydia Mendelssohn …

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University of Colorado Job Openings

The University of Colorado Depression Center has the following Job Openings PSYCHIATRIST POSITION Located on the internationally respected Anschutz Medical Campus in beautiful Denver Colorado, the University of Colorado Depression Center is seeking outstanding candidates to join our clinical faculty.  Part of the National Network of Depression Centers, the University …

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Florida State University College of Medicine

The Florida State University College of Medicine focuses on educating outstanding physicians for practice in community settings as well as excellence in research and service aimed at the community and the underserved, which includes the fact that people with mental health disorders are the most underserved in Florida. FSU COM …

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Mayo Clinic Job Openings

Mayo Clinic has the following job openings: JUNIOR OR MID-CAREER PSYCHIATRIST AT THE LEVEL OF AN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OR HIGHER TO JOIN THE PSYCHIATRIC CLINICAL PRACTICE . The Mayo Clinic Depression Center Group is a nationally-recognized multispecialty team providing expert consultation in treatment resistant depression and bipolar disorder. Our consultation …

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APA Applauds U.S. Reps. Murphy and Johnson for Reintroducing Comprehensive Mental Health Reform Legislation

Author of House Mental Health Bill Addresses APA Assembly Mark Moran 02 June 2014 After the Newtown, Conn., shooting, a congressional committee chaired by Rep. Tim Murphy launched a review of the U.S. mental health system, which found a patchwork of programs and ineffective policies across agencies. Patients with serious …

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NNDC Center of Excellence, UCSF Receives $50M Gift Toward New Mental Health Center

Bay City News Published: June 5, 2015, 5:13 am SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — An anonymous donor has given $50 million to build a 140,000 square foot mental health center at the University of California at San Francisco’s Mission Bay campus, university officials said today. UCSF officials said they plan to open …

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Come join the NNDC & Arbor Opera Theater and Shake Your Stigma!

Where: Arbor Brewing Company Microbrewery, 720 Norris St, Ypsilanti, MI 48198 When: Thursday, May 28th at 8:00 pm ET Why: Come for an evening of fun and community building in anticipation of the premiere of Arbor Opera Theater’s new mental-health adaptation of “La Traviata”. We will even give you a special sneak peek …

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