News

UW Medicine psychiatric consult line for providers expands to 24/7

State of Reform | July 2, 2020

UW Medicine announced on Wednesday its statewide Psychiatry Consultation Line (PCL) will now be staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The PCL offers consultation services to health care providers providing care to adults with behavioral health problems.

Feature

UW Psychiatry steps up to COVID-19 mental health challenges

April 30, 2020

Our faculty and staff are contributing in a number of ways to support the mental health of our community now and in the months ahead as we collectively respond to COVID-19 challenges. We are taking care of vulnerable patients, new patients who are severely stressed and traumatized, and providing important support to our health care colleagues on the front lines.

Events

Virtual CME Perinatal Mental Health training

July 16th | 1:30-5 PM

UW perinatal psychiatrists Drs. Amritha Bhat and Deborah Cowley will conduct a half day training that includes presentations, case examples, and interactive small group exercises focused on mental health screening and treatment during the perinatal period.