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Yale Department of Psychiatry faculty and affiliates contributed to an article in Social Work in Mental Health about New Haven-based Musical Intervention and its collaboration with the Connecticut Mental Health Center, the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, and other Yale programs. Chyrell Bellamy, PhD, MSW, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, was senior author.
- August 05, 2021
Dr. Andrea Mendiola, a psychiatrist at the Hispanic Clinic of Connecticut Mental Health Center, reflects on providing mental health care to Spanish-speaking clients during the pandemic.
- August 03, 2021Source: New Haven Register
Michael Rowe, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, was among the people who attended a news conference August 2 when New Haven's mayor announced the formation of a new Department of Community Resilience to strengthen the fight against violence in the city. Rowe is co-director of the Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health.
- June 30, 2021
The Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health (PRCH) of the Connecticut Mental Health Center announces that as of July 1, the program will be jointly led by Larry Davidson, PhD, and Chyrell Bellamy, PhD, MSW.
- June 14, 2021
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah interviews James Kimmel, Jr. about grievance and revenge addiction in AmericaSource: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedian Ronny Chieng interviews James Kimmel, Jr. about grievance and revenge addiction in America
- June 08, 2021
Miraj Desai, PhD, Instructor in Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine, was selected by the American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program to be its featured fellow in late May.
- June 03, 2021
The Imani Breakthrough Project: A Collaborative Culturally-Centered and Community-Driven Faith-Based Opioid Recovery Initiative:Source: Social Work in Mental Health
Chyrell Bellamy, PhD, MSW, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, is first author of a paper in Social Work in Mental Health that describes the Imani Breakthrough Recovery Program, a faith-based recovery initiative that takes place in churches and assists people recovering from opioid use/abuse and other drug or alcohol problems.
- April 24, 2021
Delphin-Rittmon Nominated to Serve as Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use in Biden Administration
Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, PhD, Associate Professor Adjunct of Psychiatry at Yale School of Medicine and Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS), has been nominated by President Joe Biden to serve as Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
- April 05, 2021
it was clear to people who spoke and those who listened, some with quivering voices and tears in their eyes, that the fear the recent shooting spree in Atlanta generated is not a new feeling for Asian Americans.
- March 24, 2021
Surviving Violent, Traumatic Loss After Severe Political Persecution: Lessons From the Evaluation of a Venezuelan Asylum SeekerSource: BMJ Journals
Michelle Silva, PsyD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, is co-author of a case study in BMJ Journals that highlights the human rights violations occurring in Venezuela through the case of a Venezuelan woman who experienced political persecution and traumatic loss resulting from her opposition to the ruling socialist party.