Latest News from PRCH
Miraj Desai, PhD, Instructor at the Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health at Yale School of Medicine, has been chosen to receive the Distinguished Early Career Contributions in Qualitative Inquiry Award from Division 5 of the American Psychological Association (Division of Quantitative and Qualitative Methods).
- April 10, 2019
The Yale Department of Psychiatry’s Psychology Section will sponsor a screening of the documentary “The Thick Dark Fog” at 3:00 pm May 15, 2019, at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., New Haven.
- March 27, 2019
The first-ever Yale Mental Health Colloquium will bring together leading scholars in the fields of architecture, business, economics, education, law, neuroscience, psychiatry, public health, social work, and technology for a half-day conversation on the topic.
- January 29, 2019
Yale researchers develop new "motive control" approach to preventing violence that targets the desire for revenge, giving policymakers options beyond gun control for saving lives.
- December 24, 2018
A person who is thinking about revenge against someone they believe has harmed them may be satisfied with a mock trial of their perceived victimizer, according to a Yale University pilot study.
- October 29, 2018
The faith-based Imani Breakthrough Recovery Program launched by Ayana Jordan, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, and Chyrell D. Bellamy, PhD, MSW, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, is helping people who struggle with addiction. The program is focused on the black community at churches in New Haven, Waterbury, Hartford, and Bridgeport.
- September 13, 2018
The Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health (PRCH) has received a five-year Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) grant to develop a Mental Health Technology Transfer Center for the New England Region.
- July 25, 2018
The Perch, a journal of literature, arts, and music edited by the Yale Program for Recovery & Community Health, is now accepting submissions for its next issue.
- March 23, 2018
Poor people face many obstacles in managing their money. For Annie Harper and her collaborators, it's a mental health issue.
- November 17, 2017
To tackle a problem as big as climate change, we need to come together, start movements and make change, according to Miraj Desai, an associate research scientist at the Yale Program for Recovery and Community Health in the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry.