You are here:  Home  >  'suicide prevention'

Virtual patient may help future doctors prevent suicide

By   /  January 3, 2013  /  Health  /   Comments

Dr. Adriana Foster, psychiatrist at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Health Sciences University, is principal investigator on the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention-funded study in which 40 sophomore medical students watch a video of a physician interviewing a patient with a mood disorder.

Tweet AUGUSTA, Ga. – A virtual patient named Denise may help future physicians feel more comfortable and capable assessing suicide risk. Denise, a mother and wife, is seeking psychiatric care for insomnia and a mood disorder.

Read More →

The National Alliance on Mental Illness(NAMI)

By   /  November 12, 2012  /  News  /   Comments

Tweet NAMI Night is on the second Tuesday evening of each month. These educational meetings are open to the public. The November NAMI Night will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13, at Phoebe Northwest in Albany.

Read More →
SEO Powered by Platinum SEO from Techblissonline