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    Jun 27, 2022
    Dr. Ron- Li Liaw, Director of the division of Child and Adolescent Mental Health at CU, shares her preoccupation regarding children's mental health due to the pandemic in an article on The Colorado Sun...
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    Jun 12, 2022
    Dr. Jenna Glover was featured on CBS Denver and CPR News to discuss strategies on how to talk to young children about mass shootings in schools and advise parents on how to address the topic of gun violence with their children...
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    Mind the Brain: Dr. Tracy Bale on Epigenetic Research of Stress Across the Lifespan

    Jun 7, 2022
    This week on Mind the Brain, Dr. Epperson is joined by Dr. Tracy Bale, Professor of Pharmacology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Director of the Center for Epigenetic Research in Child Health and Brain Development. Dr. Bale and Dr. Epperson discuss early childhood stress, and the benefits of using mouse models to study stress responses neuroscientific and psychiatric research.
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    Mind the Brain: Dr. L. Helen Coons on Infertility and Mental Health

    May 24, 2022
    This week on Mind the Brain, Dr. Epperson is joined by Dr. Helen L. Coons, a board-certified clinical health psychologist. Dr. Coons is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at CU Anschutz and the Clinical Director for the Women's Behavioral Health and Wellness Service Line. For the past two decades, she has collaborated with healthcare providers to treat women and couples coping with infertility and other health and mental health concerns. On this episode, Dr. Epperson shares a riveting conversation with Dr. Coons about her work with patients experiencing fertility challenges, and discuss the impact of infertility and fertility treatment on women’s health and emotional well-being.
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    May 23, 2022
    Dr. Rob Rosenthal authored an article titled "These strategies and life hacks can help anyone with ADHD, as well as those who struggle with attention problems but don't have a diagnosis" for The Conversation...
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    May 9, 2022
    Dr. Helen L. Coons was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article titled "The Window to Enjoy your Empty Nest is Shrinking." This article was published April 25th...
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    Mind the Brain: Dr. Kent Hutchison on Cannabidiol (or CBD) Research

    May 10, 2022
    On this episode of Mind the Brain, Dr. Epperson is joined by Dr. Kent Hutchison to discuss Cannabidiol (or CBD) research. Dr. Hutchison is a professor at the CU Anschutz Department of Psychiatry, and also works as an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Boulder in their Psychology and Neuroscience department. He is affiliated with the CU-Boulder Institute of Cognitive Science, where he conducts research on combining neuroimaging, epigenetic, pharmacological, and clinical perspectives to develop more effective addiction intervention and prevention strategies. Most recently, he is conducting alcohol and cannabis research, neuroimaging, and blood-based biomarkers under one conceptual framework that emphasizes the cannabinoids, endocannabinoids, inflammation, and the brain. On this episode, Dr. Epperson and Dr. Hutchison discuss CBD research in Psychiatry.
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    Mind the Brain: Lily Luo and Emmaly Perks on the PURPLE Program

    Apr 19, 2022
    This week on Mind the Brain, Dr. Epperson is joined by Emmaly Perks and Lily Luo – the directors behind the CU Psychiatry PURPLE program. PURPLE stands for Psychiatry Undergraduate Research Program and Learning Experience, and is designed to introduce young people to the field of mental health by encouraging participation in supervised research activities. On this episode, Dr. Epperson and her guests talk about this program and how it has opened a pathway to careers in medicine for many students.
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    Apr 24, 2022
    Dr. Liz Chamberlain was interviewed by Fox31. She provided tips on how to find and access affordable therapy...
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    Apr 11, 2022
    Dr. Rachel Davis was interviewed by the CU Anschutz Department of Surgery where she shared her experience with living organ donation...
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    Mar 21, 2022
    Dr. Andrew Novick was interviewed for an article titled "Why Birth Control Side Effects Have Eluded Science" in Undark, a non-profit, editorially independent digital magazine exploring the intersection of science and society...
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    Mind the Brain: Dr. Winnie Hunter on Sexual Health

    Mar 15, 2022
    On this new episode of Mind the Brain, Dr. Neill Epperson is joined by Dr. Winnie Hunter. Dr. Hunter is a Senior Instructor and Clinical Psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus, and the lead therapist for the Women's Sexual Health Consultation Service within the CU Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. On this episode, Dr. Epperson and Dr. Hunter discuss all things sexual health: what is it? How do we get it? How do we know when we have it? How do we maintain it?
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    Mar 7, 2022
    Dr. Ayelet Talmi was interviewed in a recent Colorado Newsline article titled "A growing number of Colorado children have lost a caregiver due to COVID." ...
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    Feb 21, 2022
    Dr. Ron-Li Liaw's visit with Congresswoman Diana DeGette was featured in a CBS 4 Denver video segment and article titled "Colorado Congresswoman Diana DeGette Prepares For Hearing Focusing On Mental Health Crisis." ...
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    Feb 7, 2022
    Get Psyched will showcase members of the Department recently featured in the media, their scholarly publications, presentations, or other community engagement. Please follow the links included in this article to check out their work and click "Share Your Good News" at the bottom of the article to let us know what you've been up to.
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    Jan 27, 2022
    Get Psyched will showcase members of the Department recently featured in the media, their scholarly publications, presentations, or other community engagement. Please follow the links included in this article to check out their work and click "Share Your Good News" at the bottom of the article to let us know what you've been up to.
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    Jan 13, 2022
    Get Psyched will showcase members of the Department recently featured in the media, their scholarly publications, presentations, or other community engagement. Please follow the links included in this article to check out their work and click "Share Your Good News" at the bottom of the article to let us know what you've been up to.
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    CDC Adds Mood Disorders to List of Conditions Putting Individuals at Higher Risk of Developing Severe Illness from COVID-19

    Dec 13, 2021
    Individuals with mood disorders became a prioritized group for vaccines and boosters in early October, underscoring the continued need for effective and accessible mental health care.
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    In Memoriam: Dr. Robert Emde

    Oct 6, 2021
    Dr. Robert Emde passed away on July 20th in the loving presence of his children Charles, Anne and Elizabeth as well as his granddaughters following a courageous battle of cancer. He is survived by his three children and five grandchildren, Jessica, Alexandra, Kathryn, Charles Jr. and William, in which they shared a life of laughter, love and puns.
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    Mind the Brain: Dr. Thida Thant and Dr. Rose Mauch on Pandemic Brain and Post-COVID Brain

    Jun 29, 2021
    This week on Mind the Brain, Dr. Neill Epperson is joined by Drs. Thida Thant and Rose Mauch. Dr. Thant is the director of the University of Colorado Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Service and the Psychiatric Consultation for the Medically Complex clinic. She has expertise in the evaluation and management of psychiatric symptoms in the context of medical and neurological illness. Dr. Mauch is currently a 3rd year psychiatry resident at the University of Colorado, and is interested in how long-term effects of early childhood trauma on psychiatric and medical illness. Together, they discuss a phenomenon many of us have experienced – a phenomenon called ‘pandemic brain.’
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