News

75% of sexual assault survivors have PTSD one month later

UW Medicine newsroom | July 20, 2021

Researchers Emily Dworkin, PhD, and Michele Bedard-Gilligan, PhD, want sexual assault survivors to know that it’s normal to feel awful right after the assault, but that many will feel better within three months. Covered by KGMI News Talk.

Feature

Pamela Y. Collins appointed to the National Advisory Mental Health Council

June 30, 2021

Pamela Y. Collins, MD, MPH, who holds a joint professorship in psychiatry and global health, has been appointed to the prestigious National Institute of Mental Health’s National Advisory Mental Health Council (NAMHC).

 

Events

Re-Imagining Behavioral Health: Race, Equity and Social Justice Conference

Sept 23-24, 2021

Sponsored by the Behavioral Health Institute at Harborview Medical Center, this 2nd annual conference will feature speakers Dr. Caprice Hollins and Senator Joe Nguyen. More information and registration information coming soon.