In The Media

Selected recent news stories about the UCSF Department of Psychiatry, our people, and our research.

Date Source Article link
6/5/15 KRON Anonymous donor gives $50M toward new UCSF mental health center
6/4/15 San Francisco Chronicle New UCSF psychiatric center gets $50 million donation
6/4/15 San Francisco Business Times UCSF nabs $50 million anonymous gift for new Mission Bay health center
6/4/15 San Francisco Appeal UCSF receives $50M toward new mental health center
5/21/15 El Tecolote Flagship program helps children overcome trauma
5/21/15 Huffington Post Doctors have a moral responsibility to discuss alternatives to conventional medicine
5/20/15 Medscape Mindfulness beats exercise, healthy diet in resistant MDD
5/18/15 Christian Science Monitor First-in-nation lawsuit in California: Must schools address student trauma?
5/16/15 Psych Congress Network Surprising number of suicide completers have no prior diagnosis
5/14/15 NPR Long-term depression may boost stroke risk long after mood improves
5/13/15 Forbes Why are girls diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder less often than boys?
5/11/15 Bright What if we prescribed video games, and not Ritalin, to treat ADHD?
5/5/15 Everyday Health Riding cancer's emotional rollercoaster
4/30/15 Scope Looking at cancer as a chronic illness
4/29/15 Washington Post Crazy good: How mental health illnesses help entrepreneurs thrive
4/28/15 The Lancet Insight: Renée Binder
4/14/15 Washington Post Everything ages, even your brain. Don’t worry so much. It’s probably not Alzheimer’s.
3/27/15 Latino USA The therapist in your phone
2/11/15 The New Yorker How Children Learn to Read
12/17/14 San Francisco Chronicle 'Successful diet' may mask eating disorders
12/9/14 San Francisco Examiner Children in dilapidated public housing in SF visit ER more often, study shows
12/7/14 MedPage Today Psych, IM residents work together on alcohol abuse
5/1/14 Huffington Post How stress can make junk food even more harmful
4/30/14 San Jose Mercury-News Women: Depressed, agitated, can't sleep? It could be hormones
4/25/14 Clinical Psychiatry News Avoid these seven risk factors and slash Alzheimer's risk
4/14/14 Toronto Star Exercise in life may aid brain function later in life
4/8/14 San Francisco Chronicle Brain Health Registry aims to build test subject pool