Psychiatry News & Events

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News

Currently Browsing:2017

  • Keep an Active Schedule to Preserve an Active Mind

    Monday, June 26, 2017  Mass General

    Staying busy may be the secret to staying smart, according to a study published online in the May 17, 2016 issue of Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.

  • Boost Your Brainpower by Learning Another Language

    Monday, June 26, 2017  Mass General

    There’s yet more evidence suggesting that learning a second language can boost your brainpower, this time from research published in the July 15, 2015 issue of the journal Cerebral Cortex.

  • Yoga and Meditation Lower Risk for Dementia

    Monday, June 26, 2017  Mass General

    If you’re worried about memory loss, you might want to take up yoga. A new study suggests that the ancient relaxation techniques of yoga and meditation may help lower risk for mild cognitive impairment (MCI, memory loss that is worse than normal for your age) and dementia.

  • NeuroBlast Spring 2017

    Monday, June 12, 2017  Research

    Welcome to NeuroBlast, the newsletter of neurology, neurosurgery and psychiatry advances from the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Neurosciences.

  • Understanding the Health Effects of Cannabis

    Wednesday, May 31, 2017  Research

    “We’ve got a growing for-profit industry that’s looking to encourage use of cannabis products, particularly among young people,” says psychiatrist Eden Evins, MD, MPH, Director of the Center for Addiction Medicine at Mass General Hospital. “There’s a reduced perception of harm and increased prevalence of use.”

  • Psychiatry Academy Launches New Program to Better Meet Mental Health Care Needs

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017  Mass General

    Massachusetts General Hospital's Psychiatry Academy recently launched Massachusetts General Hospital Visiting to expand access to mental health care and better meet these needs across the country. The Mass General Visiting program helps understaffed health care facilities around the country meet the mental health needs of their patients.

  • Frances J. Bonner, MD

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017  Mass General

    Dr. Frances J. Bonner was the first female African American physician to train on a Mass General service and then the first to join the faculty at Mass General in the Department of Psychiatry. She is remembered today as a pioneer in crossing both racial and gender barriers in medicine.

  • Teen & Young Adult Substance Use: Tips for Families

    Friday, February 3, 2017  Mass General

    Adolescents are vulnerable to developing substance use disorders because of how the brain develops, so it’s important for parents to intervene as soon as a possible problem is identified. James McKowen, PhD, clinical director for the Addiction Recovery Management Service at Mass General, shares tips for families struggling with youth substance use.

Currently Browsing:2016

  • Culture, Brain Function and Cognition Come Together at Mass General's MUNDOS Program

    Friday, November 18, 2016  Mass General

    Multicultural Neuropsychology Program Changes Outcomes for Latino Population

  • Overcoming the Stigma of Addiction

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016  Mass General

    Millions of Americans struggle with substance use disorders, but only about 10% of individuals with addiction actually receive some form of treatment. According to John F. Kelly, PhD, Associate Director of Mass General’s Center for Addiction Medicine, a key step to recovery for many individuals is overcoming the cultural stigma around addiction.

  • Marijuana and the Teen Brain

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016  Mass General

    The trend toward marijuana legalization in the United States signals a related decrease in the perceived harm of use. Randi Schuster, PhD, a fellow at the Center for Addiction Medicine, says this is cause for concern: “This decrease in harm perception, which is currently at its lowest point in the last 40 years, often precedes an increase in use.”

  • Once again, named among America's best hospitals

    Tuesday, August 2, 2016  Mass General

    Massachusetts General Hospital is once again named among the top hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report and is the only hospital to be highly rated across all 16 specialties.

  • Mass General Neurosurgeons and Psychiatrists Team Up To Treat Mental Illness

    Tuesday, May 17, 2016  Mass General

    “The idea is to target very small areas that are critical in these disorders without disrupting the rest of the brain function. For the most part, these patients don't have any cognitive, memory or personality side effects. The lesion is imperceptible except for the changes it causes in the severity of their illness,” says Emad N. Eskandar, MD, director of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery at Mass General.

Currently Browsing:2015

  • #1 in the Nation

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015  Mass General

    U.S. News & World Report has named Massachusetts General Hospital the #1 hospital in the nation based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties.

  • Visiting Day sheds light on mental illness

    Friday, June 26, 2015  Mass General

    Seeking to shed light on mental health issues and reduce the stigma that surrounds mental illness, nearly 120 physicians, patients, families and supporters gathered June 8 for the fourth annual Visiting Day event, hosted by the MGH Leadership Council for Psychiatry.

Currently Browsing:2014

  • Psychiatry celebrates 80 years

    Friday, November 21, 2014  Mass General

    In celebration of its 80th anniversary, the Department of Psychiatry hosted a daylong event on Nov. 7 at the Boston Harbor Hotel.

  • Love for a dog just as deep

    Friday, October 10, 2014  Mass General

    It has become common for people who have pets to refer to themselves as “pet parents,” but how closely does the relationship between people and their non-human companions mirror the parent-child relationship?

  • Wilhelm named chief of Psychology

    Friday, September 19, 2014  Mass General

    The MGH Department of Psychiatry recently named Sabine Wilhelm, PhD, chief of Psychology.

  • MGH partners with One Fund

    Friday, September 12, 2014  Mass General

    The One Fund Boston, the MGH and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary recently announced the creation of the One Fund Center, a collaboration offering ongoing care to those affected by the often invisible, yet persistent injuries sustained during the Boston Marathon bombings.

  • Russell Museum Fall Lecture Series

    Thursday, September 11, 2014  Mass General

    All MGH Russell Museum lectures are open to the public. To register, please email mghhistory@partners.org.

  • Evins named first incumbent of the William Cox Family Professorship

    Friday, August 22, 2014  Mass General

    Anne Eden Evins, MD, MPH, director of the MGH Center for Addiction Medicine, recently was recognized for her exceptional work in this area as the first incumbent of the William Cox Family Professorship in Psychiatry in the Field of Addiction Medicine Harvard Medical School.

  • Mind over matter

    Friday, August 15, 2014  Mass General

    The MGH Wellness Center and Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine offers group mind-body intervention as a plausible option for treating anxiety and depression.

  • Wilens named chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

    Friday, August 8, 2014  Mass General

    The MGH Department of Psychiatry recently announced that Timothy E. Wilens, MD, has been named the new chief of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, effective Aug. 1.

  • #1 in New England, #2 in the nation

    Tuesday, July 15, 2014  Mass General

    U.S. News & World Report ranks Massachusetts General Hospital among the top hospitals in America based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 specialties.

Currently Browsing:2013

  • MGH launches Recovery Research Institute

    Friday, November 8, 2013  Mass General

    Michael Botticelli, deputy director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, who recently celebrated 25 years of sobriety, was the keynote speaker at a special event to celebrate the launch of the MGH Recovery Research Institute (RRI), under the Department of Psychiatry.

  • Knowledge is power

    Friday, October 4, 2013  Mass General

    After years of planning and thanks to the help of generous donors, The Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds: Developing Resilience through Engagement, Awareness and Media (DREAM) is a reality.

  • Massachusetts General Hospital testing hot yoga for treatment of depression

    Friday, September 6, 2013  Research

    A team of psychiatrists at the Massachusetts General Hospital Depression Clinical and Research Program will examine the effect of Bikram Yoga on depression, quality of life, and functioning, in addition to common physiological markers associated with depression.

  • The truth about Molly

    Friday, September 6, 2013  Mass General

    Dr. Timothy Wilens, director of the Center for Addiction Medicine and Substance Abuse Services in Pediatric Psychopharmacology at MassGeneral for Children, discusses Molly, the new club drug that’s been associated with overdoses in New England.

  • Walking dead infuse life into classrooms

    Friday, August 16, 2013  Mass General

    Steven Schlozman, MD, of the Mass General Department of Psychiatry assists with the development of a Zombie Apocalypse curriculum, part of a “STEM Behind Hollywood” program.

  • Daniel Geller honored with endowed chair in psychiatry

    Friday, August 2, 2013  Mass General

    Daniel Geller, MD, director of the MGH Pediatric Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Tic Disorder Program, was honored as the first incumbent of the Michele and David Mittelman Family Endowed Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in the Field of OCD and Related Disorders.

  • Sibling Rivalry Versus Sibling Bullying

    Wednesday, July 24, 2013  Mass General

    A recent study published in Pediatrics found that kids and teens exposed to an aggressive rivalry with their siblings tend to report more depression, anxiety, and anger than other kids. MassGeneral for Children Psychologist Ellen Braaten, PhD, Director of the Learning and Emotional Assessment Program, explains the findings and shares tips to recognize and deal with the situation.

  • #1 in New England, #2 in the nation

    Tuesday, July 16, 2013  Mass General

    U.S. News & World Report ranks Massachusetts General Hospital among the top hospitals in America based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 specialties.

  • Tips For Parents At Home In Lockdown With Kids

    Friday, April 19, 2013  Mass General

    Gene Beresin, MD, director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training at Massachusetts General Hospital and director of the MGH Center for Mental Health and Media, offers advice for parents at home with their kids in lockdown, as law enforcement continues its investigation.

  • National Quality Forum Endorses Pediatric Symptom Checklist

    Friday, April 12, 2013  Mass General

    The National Quality Forum endorses the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Pediatric Symptom Checklist, a screening questionnaire used by pediatricians to improve the recognition and treatment of psychosocial problems in children.

  • Antidepressants and the effects on heart rhythms

    Friday, February 8, 2013  Mass General

    Roy Perlis, MD, MSc, director of the MGH Psychiatry Center for Experimental Drugs and Diagnostics, explains a recent study published in the journal BMJ that he led and outlines what it means for people who take antidepressant medications.

  • Feeling Sad & Lethargic? Deciphering the “Winter Blues”

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013  Mass General

    Michael Henry, MD, assistant psychiatrist in the MGH Bipolar Clinic and Research Program, discusses seasonal affective disorder.

Currently Browsing:2012

  • Research Shows Violent Media Do Not Cause Violent Behavior

    Wednesday, December 26, 2012  Mass General

    Gene Beresin, MD, director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training at Massachusetts General Hospital and director of the MGH Center for Mental Health and Media, and Steve Schlozman, MD, examine research that shows no causal relationship between violent games and violent behavior. They also offer advice for parents on TV watching and video game playing.

  • No Connection Between School Shooting and Asperger's Syndrome

    Monday, December 17, 2012  Mass General

    In a blog post shared here, D. Scott McLeod, PhD, a MassGeneral Hospital for Children psychologist and executive director of Aspire Program, says persons with ASD are no more likely to commit a violent act than persons not on the autism spectrum.

  • How Can Parents Help Children After a National Tragedy?

    Friday, December 14, 2012  Mass General

    Gene Beresin, MD, director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training at Massachusetts General Hospital and director of the MGH Center for Mental Health and Media, shares advice on how to talk to children and teenagers after a national tragedy.

  • Bonner Award honors local psychologist

    Friday, November 30, 2012  Mass General

    The MGH Department of Psychiatry Diversity Center presented the second annual Frances J. Bonner, MD, Award to Margarita Alegría, PhD, director of the Center for Multicultural Mental Health Research at the Cambridge Health Alliance, a renowned psychologist whose work focuses on the improvement of delivery of mental health care services for diverse racial and ethnic populations.

  • The Fatherhood Project introduces fathering skills programs

    Friday, November 30, 2012  Mass General

    Since its inception in 2010, The Fatherhood Project has continued to grow and expand its programs aimed at helping men become better fathers, become emotionally engaged in a positive manner and learn skills their own fathers may not have had.

  • MGH to launch psychiatry program for older adults

    Friday, November 2, 2012  Mass General

    MGH psychiatrist Anthony Weiner, MD, has been named the first director of Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatry at MGH and over the next several years he will launch a new MGH Older Adult Outpatient Psychiatry Program.

  • Global Psychiatry visits Kuwait

    Friday, October 26, 2012  Mass General

    Leadership from the MGH Department of Psychiatry and Division of Global Psychiatry recently traveled to Kuwait for a week to support efforts to enhance mental health services there.

  • Psychology Assessment Center marks 15 years

    Friday, October 26, 2012  Mass General

    The MGH Psychology Assessment Center (PAC), part of the Department of Psychiatry, celebrates 15 years this month.

  • Learning from zombies

    Friday, October 5, 2012  Mass General

    Steven Schlozman, MD, distinctly recalls sneaking into the movie Dawn of the Dead when he was 11 years old.

  • Back to School Psychology 101: Tips for Parents

    Friday, August 24, 2012  Mass General

    Steve Schlozman, MD, and Gene Beresin, MD, of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Psychiatry Department offer advice to parents on helping their teens and young children transition back to school.

  • Back to School Psychology 101: Tips for Parents

    Friday, August 24, 2012  Mass General

    Steve Schlozman, MD, and Gene Beresin, MD, of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Psychiatry Department offer advice to parents on helping their teens and young children transition back to school.

  • Mind body medicine empowers patients and helps alleviate medical symptoms

    Thursday, August 2, 2012  Mass General

    This short article discusses three of BHI’s most popular programs, and shares powerful patient stories. Mind body medicine, positive thinking and lifestyle changes have markedly impacted these patients' quality of life and diminished medical symptoms.

  • Talking to Kids about the Movie Theater Shooting in Colorado

    Tuesday, July 24, 2012  Mass General

    Gene Beresin, MD, co-director of the Center for Mental Health and Media and medical director of the MGH Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic, shares advice on how to talk to children and teenagers about the recent shooting at the movie theater in Aurora, CO.

  • Psychiatry launches Center for Diversity

    Friday, May 25, 2012  Mass General

    Members of the Department of Psychiatry celebrated its newly established Center for Diversity during a May 21 ceremony in the O’Keeffe Auditorium.

  • Adolescents Benefit From Attending 12-Step Meetings

    Monday, April 16, 2012  Clinical

    Adolescents Benefit From Attending 12-Step Meetings, according to study led by MGH psychologist John F. Kelly

  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder

    Monday, February 27, 2012  Mass General

    Sabine Wilhelm, PhD, director of the Body Dysmorphic Disorder Clinic at Mass General and associate professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School (HMS), and Jennifer L. Greenberg, Psy.D, staff psychologist at Mass General and instructor in Psychology at HMS, discuss body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and a landmark study on BDD treatment.

  • A blood test may eventually help diagnose depression

    Monday, February 13, 2012  Mass General

    A small, pilot study by researchers in the Depression and Clinical Research Program at Mass General, shows a new blood test accurately distinguishes patients diagnosed with depression from control participants.

  • The Family Dinner Project

    Tuesday, February 7, 2012  Clinical

    Context is Everything: The ‘Where’ of Family Dinners

  • The Family Dinner Project

    Tuesday, January 24, 2012  Clinical

    Context is Everything: The ‘Where’ of Family Dinners

Currently Browsing:2011

  • CDC reports risky behaviors of gay, lesbian and bisexual students

    Monday, August 15, 2011  Mass General

    Mass General psychiatrist, BJ Beck, MSN, MD, says the recent CDC findings comparing "unhealthy risk behaviors" for gay, lesbian and bisexual students to heterosexual peers should get the public's attention.

  • Carpenter Professorship established

    Friday, July 29, 2011  Mass General

    Globally, more than 450 million people suffer from a mental health problem or mental illness. Over half of these people are women. Lee Cohen, MD, founding director of the MGH Center for Women’s Mental Health, recently was recognized for his exceptional work in this area as the first incumbent of the Edmund N. and Carroll M. Carpenter Professorship in Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School (HMS) in the field of Women’s Mental Health.

  • MGH ranks #2 in nation

    Tuesday, July 19, 2011  Mass General

    MGH ranks #2 in 2011-2012 U.S. News & World Report "Best Hospitals" rankings

  • Lecturer highlights value of diversity

    Friday, April 29, 2011  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 4.29.11 During his April 13 lecture in the Ether Dome, Price Cobbs, MD – an internationally recognized psychiatrist and management consultant – encouraged audience members to reflect on what diversity means both to them and their organization.

  • In general awards and honors

    Friday, April 29, 2011  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 4.29.11 In general

  • Wondering if you are “Facebook Depressed”? It’s not that simple.

    Monday, April 18, 2011  Mass General

    Eugene Beresin MD, Director of the Center for Mental Health and Media at the Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry and Associate Director Tristan Gorrindo MD, discuss a new phenomenon known as Facebook Depression.

  • Carl Bell, MD, receives first Frances J. Bonner, MD, Award

    Friday, February 25, 2011  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 2.25.11 A physician in the Department of Psychiatry for five decades, Frances J. Bonner, MD, was both the first African American woman resident and first African American woman faculty member at the MGH.

  • MGH award honors “In Treatment”

    Friday, February 4, 2011  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 02.04.11 “IN TREATMENT,” a provocative drama series on HBO, offers viewers a glimpse behind the normally closed doors of talk therapy, illuminating the lives and stories of both the main character, a psychoanalyst named Paul Weston – who is in therapy himself – and his many patients.

Currently Browsing:2010

  • Tips for eparenting: Setting limits on your kids' screen time

    Wednesday, November 10, 2010  Mass General

    A recent study found that kids, ages 8-18, spend on average 11 hours a day in front of computers, TV, or other digital devices. In this article, Tristan Gorrindo, MD, and Anne Fishel, PhD, of MGH Psychiatry, offer advice to parents on how to set-age appropriate limits on their children's screen time.

  • Back to school sleep adjustments can be helpful for children

    Thursday, September 2, 2010  Mass General

    As the summer days wind down, many parents prepare to ready their children for the changes that a new school year brings. Among the things parents may want to do is help their child adjust to a new sleep schedule prior to the first day of school.

  • Get in the Game

    Monday, August 30, 2010  Clinical

    Clinical and Sport Psychologist Richard Ginsburg provides advice on how to help children foster a healthy love of sports and physical activity.

  • MGH ranks among top

    Friday, July 16, 2010  Mass General

    The MGH ranked third among the country's top hospitals on the annual list of "America's Best Hospitals" issue of U.S. News & World Report.

  • Final Frontier comes to MGH campus

    Friday, June 25, 2010  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 06.25.10 "WHEN YOU LOOK BACK at the earth from space, you realize that you are all on earth together -- there are no lines or boundaries, no countries," said Robert Satcher, MD, PhD, as he described being in space at the MGH Department of Psychiatry's Diversity Committee annual spring speaker series.

  • Recognition from Malaysia

    Friday, May 14, 2010  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 05.14.10 The influence of the MGH around the world was recently recognized with two Brandlaureate awards from the Asia Pacific Brands Foundation.

  • The meaning of mean

    Tuesday, April 27, 2010  Mass General

    To many, bullying can seem like a rite of passage in childhood. But while it may be fairly commonplace, is bullying really "just kids being kids"? For some victims, the negative effects can last a lifetime, and those who engage in bullying are demonstrating deeper-set issues themselves.

  • Fashion luminaries discuss eating disorders at Harris Center forum

    Friday, April 2, 2010  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 4.2.10

  • Making 2010 the year for positive change

    Friday, January 8, 2010  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 01.08.10 To help determined individuals aiming for self-improvement in 2010, Bruce Masek, PhD, of the MGH Department of Psychiatry, weighs in on the unique tradition that is making New Year's resolutions.

Currently Browsing:2009

  • Seventy-five years strong

    Friday, November 6, 2009  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 11.06.09 Most know him as the Academy Award-winning actor from hit movies such as "Jaws," "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," and "Mr. Holland’s Opus." But many do not know Richard Dreyfuss as someone who -- like thousands of others -- struggles with bipolar disorder.

  • Reaching Home Base

    Friday, September 25, 2009  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 09.25.09 The bases were loaded during the Sept. 17 pregame ceremonies at Fenway Park. At first base was Tim Wakefield, on second Jason Bay and at third Mike Lowell.

  • The road to recovery

    Monday, June 22, 2009  Mass General

    Through a collaborative effort between the MGH Charlestown HealthCare Center and the city of Boston, the Monument Street Counseling Center is helping to lessen the stigma surrounding mental health issues and substance abuse.

  • MGH Psychiatry explains bipolar disorder to probation officers

    Friday, April 10, 2009  Mass General

    MGH Hotline 4.10.09 Caught committing a petty theft, a young woman is placed on probation. Her probation officer reviews her file and notices a diagnosis of bipolar disorder. At their first meeting, the probationer is jittery and fretful.

  • Depression and diabetes

    Tuesday, March 24, 2009  Clinical

    For many patients the two go hand in hand.

  • Bridging the gaps

    Sunday, March 8, 2009  Mass General

    Massachusetts General Hospital tries new approach to help teens and young adults battle their addictions.

Events

Currently Browsing:2017

  • Educational Workshop: Best Practices in Behavioral Health for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming People

    Tuesday, June 6, 2017

    This workshop is co-sponsored by the Mass General Department of Psychiatry, the Department of Psychiatry Center for Diversity, and the National LGBT Health Education Center at Fenway Institute. The program is free for all Partners mental health clinicians.
  • Patient and Family Education Day: Substance Use Disorders

    Saturday, June 3, 2017

    A free educational program exclusively for patients, families, and friends. This event will provide an opportunity for people with substance use disorders, their family, friends, treaters, and others to learn about substance use disorders and become actively involved in the treatment and recovery of someone they care about. This event offers an update on new research findings and important clinical topics for people with substance use disorders and their families.
  • Let's Talk Conference

    Saturday, April 15, 2017

    Join the Center for Cross-Cultural Student Emotional Wellness at this year's "Let's Talk" Conference on Asian American student mental health, sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education and organized by Center member Professor Josephine Kim.

Currently Browsing:2016

  • 14th Annual Schizophrenia Education Day

    Saturday, November 5, 2016

    A free educational program exclusively for patients, families and friends. Now in its 14th year, Schizophrenia Education Day offers an update on new research findings and important clinical topics for patients with schizophrenia and their families.
  • 2016 Psychopharmacology Conference - October 20-23

    Thursday, October 20, 2016

    The conference offers an in-depth review of the latest research and advances across dozens of mental health conditions. Anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder, depression, OCD, psychosis, PTSD, substance use disorders, and much more. In every session, our faculty focus on empowering mental health, primary care, psychology and nursing professionals with insights you can use to optimize your care for patients with psychiatric conditions.
  • Managing Your Kid's Behavioral Health

    Saturday, September 24, 2016

    A free educational program exclusively for patients, families, and friends. The Department of Psychiatry invites you to attend the fall symposium Managing Your Kid’s Behavioral Health. Now in its 14th year, this exciting event will offer an update on new research findings and important clinical topics for parents with children that experience behavioral health issues.

Publications

Currently Browsing:2016

  • Mindscapes, Summer 2016

    Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    In this issue -- Mass General Researchers Explore Promising Therapies for Treatment-resistant Depression, Wilens Honored with Endowed Chair in Addiction Medicine, Ammon-Pinizzotto Gift Names Center for Women’s Mental Health
  • Mindscapes, Fall 2016

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

    In this issue -- The Expanding Role of Neuroimaging in Psychiatry Research, Combining Care for Cancer and Mental Illness, The Science of the Family Dinner

Currently Browsing:2015

  • Mindscapes Spring 2015

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015

    In this issue -- Stopping the Spiral: First-episode Program helps people at first signs of psychos.
  • Mindscapes Fall 2015

    Tuesday, December 1, 2015

    In this issue -- Family-centered Care for Older Adults: Providing Mental Health Care for a Burgeoning Population.

Currently Browsing:2014

  • Mindscapes Winter 2014

    Tuesday, January 14, 2014

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: New approaches for treating Bipolar Disorder: Mass General clinician-researchers study wide range of interventions.
  • Mindscapes Summer 2014

    Friday, June 27, 2014

    In this issue: Easing the Burden of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -- New Hope for Spectrum of Disabling Conditions
  • Mindscapes Fall 2014

    Monday, December 1, 2014

    In this issue: Neurotherapeutics -- Promising approaches for treatment-resistant depression

Currently Browsing:2013

  • Mindscapes Winter 2013

    Wednesday, January 23, 2013

    In this issue: Think:Kids takes a different and innovative approach to helping kids with behavioral challenges. Mindscapes is the newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry.
  • Mindscapes Summer 2013

    Thursday, August 29, 2013

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: Seeking Justice at the Intersection of Neuroscience and the Law: New Center for Law, Brain and Behavior guides use of neuroscience in the courtroom

Currently Browsing:2012

  • Mindscapes Winter 2012

    Tuesday, January 3, 2012

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: "The Making of a Psychiatrist" highlights the Psychiatry department’s teaching mission
  • Be Healthy: A Banner Publication

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012

    Dr. Nicole Christian, a resident in Psychiatry at MGH, is interviewed by Be Healthy, a publication of the Bay State Banner. In this article, she talks about mind body medicine and its role in helping people work to change unhealthy behaviors, such as smoking, drinking and eating in excess.
  • Mindscapes Summer 2012

    Tuesday, August 21, 2012

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: Breakthroughs in treating Major Depressive Disorder as a result of research done by the Psychiatry department.

Currently Browsing:2011

  • Mindscapes Spring 2011

    Monday, April 11, 2011

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: learn about Behavioral Medicine at MGH, and our new Child Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Clinic.
  • Mindscapes Summer 2011

    Tuesday, August 23, 2011

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry. In this issue: Helping Young People Reach Their Potential; Pediatric Bipolar conference.

Currently Browsing:2010

  • Mindscapes 2010, Spring

    Thursday, April 15, 2010

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Department of Psychiatry.
  • Mindscapes Fall 2010

    Monday, December 6, 2010

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Currently Browsing:2009

  • Mindscapes Summer 2009

    Sunday, August 2, 2009

    The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry newsletter for friends and supporters.

Currently Browsing:2008

  • Mindscapes, 2008, Fall

    Monday, September 29, 2008

    The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry newsletter for friends and supporters.
  • Mindscapes, 2008, Spring

    Friday, March 21, 2008

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of Mass General Psychiatry

Currently Browsing:2007

  • Mindscapes, 2007, Fall

    Saturday, September 22, 2007

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of the Dept. of Psychiatry at Mass General Hospital
  • Mindscapes, 2007, Winter

    Friday, December 21, 2007

    The newsletter for friends and supporters of Mass General Psychiatry

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