psychiatry

May 9, 2018

Though anxiety disorders are the cause for many office visits, not all primary care physicians and internists recognize them, Dr.

May 8, 2018

Michele Bedard-Gilligan, assistant professor of psychiatry in the University of Washington School of Medicine, is the lead investigator of Project BRITE ( A Brief Restructuring Intervention following Trauma Exposure).

April 30, 2018

She took one hit of heroin and “ended up dead for a few seconds,” recounted UW Medicine psychiatrist Richard Ries, describing a patient.  Years later, though, the woman got married and returned to college.

April 21, 2018

UW Medicine announced today that it will open a new 12-bed voluntary psychiatric inpatient unit at Northwest Hospital & Medical Center in the fall of 2019.  In the same timeframe, the 10-bed psychiatric unit at UW Medical Center will close a

March 2, 2018

The University of Washington made a giant commitment in the field of global mental health with the hiring of Dr. Pamela Collins from the National Institute of Mental Health.

January 25, 2018

While most suicide intervention efforts have been focused on mental health and emergency room settings, professionals throughout all medical fields play a critical role in suicide prevention.

January 10, 2018

When do video games cross the line from a fun diversion to a mental health disorder? Patricia A.

picture of Tita Begashaw at Harborview Medical Center
January 2, 2018

Adults forget the value of laughter, says Tita Begashaw. "Adults laugh about 30 times a day, children 300 times a day. Go back!

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