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EVEN for Steven: Molly Schwartzberg donates bat mitzvah gifts to program in partnership with U-M Depression Center

EVEN for Steven: Molly Schwartzberg donates bat mitzvah gifts to program in partnership with U-M Depression Center

July 2, 2015

Molly Schwartzberg Molly Schwartzberg of Armonk, New York, marked the occasion of her bat mitzvah this year by raising more than $36,000 to support the EVEN Program. Established by Molly’s family in partnership with the U-M Depression Center and Byram Hills

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For women with bipolar disorder, sleep quality affects mood

For women with bipolar disorder, sleep quality affects mood

July 1, 2015

Poor sleep is associated with negative mood in women with bipolar

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Shake it off? Not so easy for people with depression, new brain research suggests

Shake it off? Not so easy for people with depression, new brain research suggests

March 2, 2015

The researchers studied reactions to rejection and acceptance

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Managing the Culture of Stress at the Depression on College Campuses Conference

Managing the Culture of Stress at the Depression on College Campuses Conference

February 12, 2015

University of Michigan Depression Center to host its 13th annual conference in March, President Schlissel to provide opening remarks ANN ARBOR, Mich. —

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Honors & Awards »

Winners of 26th Annual Albert J. Silverman Research Conference Awards Announced

Winners of 26th Annual Albert J. Silverman Research Conference Awards Announced

June 9, 2015

From left to right: Christopher Fitzgerald,  Dr. Liz Duval, Dr.

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Stephen Strobbe wins Golden Apple Award

Stephen Strobbe wins Golden Apple Award

March 2, 2015

Given by Students Honoring Outstanding University Teaching, the Golden Apple Award honors undergraduate and graduate faculty members who continuously seek

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Q&A: Psychiatry Faculty Member Shervin Assari, MD, MPH Describes the Peer Review Process Following Recent High Ranking at Publons

Q&A: Psychiatry Faculty Member Shervin Assari, MD, MPH Describes the Peer Review Process Following Recent High Ranking at Publons

January 23, 2015

Dr. Shervin Assari was recently recognized by Publons for his contribution as a peer reviewer. He was ranked 5th out of nearly 30,000 peer reviewers. We

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Michigan researchers aim to study obsessive compulsive disorder across the lifespan

Michigan researchers aim to study obsessive compulsive disorder across the lifespan

June 22, 2015

Two University of Michigan doctors have launched a five-year study of adolescent and adult patients with Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) to better

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Athletes Connected Team Honored as Finalist in U-M President’s Staff Innovation Awards

Athletes Connected Team Honored as Finalist in U-M President’s Staff Innovation Awards

June 9, 2015

On June 4, the Athletes Connected program was recognized as a finalist for the University of Michigan’s President Staff Innovation Awards. The President’s

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Mind Over Matter 5k: Supporting the U-M Boledovich Schizophrenia Research Fund

Mind Over Matter 5k: Supporting the U-M Boledovich Schizophrenia Research Fund

May 7, 2015

On Saturday, May 2, 20 staff and faculty members from the University

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A creative way to honor her brother, who loved opera

The author, Kathleen Stevens, is a survivor of suicide in her family, lives with bipolar depression in her own life

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In rural areas, white women more prone to depression than African-American women

ANN ARBOR—”Location, location, location” is key in determining a home’s value, but the phrase is equally important regarding the mental health for women living in rural areas, according

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Getting to Know One of Michigan’s Veterans on Veterans Day

Michigan has nearly 700,000 veterans residing in the state. They represent seven hundred thousand unique stories, perspectives, and experiences serving in our armed forces to protect our country. The Buddy-to-Buddy

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This Veterans Day

Over the years, Veterans’ Day has grown to mean many things to me. Each year, I’ve partaken in different activities promoting veteran issues and helping others. On one Veterans’ Day, I went to the

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The Matthew K. Smith Stuttering Research Project

More than 3 million Americans stutter, yet its etiology is largely unknown and treatment options remain limited. Stuttering affects the capacity of speech communication: something that most take for granted.

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New NCAA funded videos being used as tool to educate U-M student-athletes about mental health

ANN ARBOR – A unique partnership between academics and athletics at the University of Michigan recently received

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University offers screenings on Oct. 9, National Depression Screening Day

By Juanita Day, MHealthy Communications Depression affects approximately 1 in 10 adults in the United States, according

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U-M part of effort to study genetics of two mental health disorders

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Researchers at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and 

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Personalized screen to identify suicidal teens in 14 ERs

Emergency Department

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