Psychiatry

PTSD

KENS 5: Fighting PTSD: World’s largest research group based in S.A.

November 8, 2016
 

The ‘South Texas Research Organizational Network Guiding Studies on Trauma and Resilience’ (STRONG STAR) and the ‘Consortium to Alleviate PTSD’ (CAP), both under the umbrella of the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, make up the world’s largest organization focused on PTSD.

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San Antonio Magazine: Health Science Center psychologist Lindsay Bira

November 1, 2016
 

If sitting still and enjoying a moment of quiet is a challenge, Lindsay Bira, Ph.D., says it’s time to start practicing. Read the full story at San Antonio Magazine

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Health Professional Radio: What Patients Should Consider When Choosing Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy

September 1, 2016
 

Kimberly Cress, MD, has been in private practice in Psychiatry since 2000. Read the full story at Health Professional Radio

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Community invited to participate in national health care improvement conference

August 23, 2016
 

San Antonio area residents will have the opportunity to contribute to improving patient safety and the quality of health care at a national conference sponsored by the School of Nursing of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio. The “Conference on Community Engagement and Healthcare Improvement” will take place Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 2-4, at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk hotel, 111 E. Pecan, in downtown San Antonio.

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Express-News: Mental health crisis in Bexar County a ‘new normal?’

August 15, 2016
 

People in Texas were stunned by the murder of 18-year-old Haruka Weiser in April as she was walking back to her dorm at the University of Texas at Austin. This is not an Austin problem. It could easily happen here. Bexar County faces its own crisis in caring for those with severe mental illness.

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KSAT 12: UTHSC bipolar disorder study focuses on children & adolescents

August 10, 2016
 

For its study on bipolar disorder, the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio is recruiting children and adolescents between the ages of 8 and 17 if their parents already have the manic-depressive illness. Watch the full story at KSAT 12

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