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Kay Redfield Jamison: Risk and Reward

Prominent scientist Kay Redfield Jamison gambled her career when she made the weighty decision to disclose her diagnosis. And look where it got her! By Maureen Salamon With a pert blonde bob, black turtleneck and flowing floral skirt, Kay Redfield Jamison, PhD, is the epitome of polished elegance as she …

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Depression in Mothers: More Than The Blues A Toolkit for Family Service Providers

NNDC Members Dr. Robert Ammerman, University of Cincinnati & Lindner Center of Hope and Dr. Bill Beardslee, Harvard University both participated in the creation of this SAMHSA Toolkit on Maternal Depression. The toolkit is designed for professionals who work with low income mothers and often encounter depression. Below is an …

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NNDC Center of Excellence, The Menninger Clinic, Offers Four Ways You Can Improve Your Mental Health in 2015

Every year, many of us resolve to improve our health — by losing 10 pounds, hitting the gym more often or quitting smoking. All are valuable goals. But our mental health also deserves attention. “Your mental health is crucial to your well-being and happiness. If you are not mentally healthy, it will take …

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Why Can’t We Be Open About Psychological Problems in the Workplace?

By ROBERT PASICK | Published: January 12, 2015 I have been enjoying reading “The Keeper”, the auto biography of Tim Howard- the bearded goalkeeper who was so sensational on the US Men’s National Team during last summer’s World Cup in Brazil. In his book, he talks openly about his two psychological disorders, which while causing him great …

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Associate Membership

This membership level provides an opportunity for academic institutions, multi-center mental health programs or agencies in the US to join with the Centers of Excellence members to advance the vision, mission and goals of the NNDC.  Associate members meet the following criteria: Academic institution, multi-center mental health program or agency …

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Center of Excellence Membership

This membership level forms the core of the Network, providing leadership in clinical delivery, research and education through a commitment to the development of Comprehensive Depression Centers. Center of Excellence members meet the following criteria: • Academic institution or an entity within an academic institution in the US • Have …

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Depression Relief: Raising Hope, Understanding and Answers for Depression

  The NNDC has partnered with CrowdRise for Depression Relief: Raising Hope, Understanding and Answers for Depression. Our goal is to raise $25,000.  We need your help to make this a success. There are two ways you can get involved: 1)         Donate to this campaign to help us meet our goal. 2)         Be a part of …

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Brigham & Women’s Hospital’s, Dr. Janis Anderson Provides Useful Seasonal Affective Disorder Information

Many products for light treatment of Seasonal Affective Disorder have been developed since the 1980s, and several have been used in clinical research studies where they were effective. No one type of bulb or device has been demonstrated superior to all others. The main considerations are cost and safety. In …

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The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research Job Opening

The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR) has the following Job Opening JOB POSTING: Youth Mental Health Research Unit Director The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR), affiliated with the University of Ottawa, invites applications for a leadership position in the IMHR’s Youth Mental Health Research Unit. This full …

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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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