Picciotto to be Recognized with Marion Spencer Fay Award
The Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership of Drexel University College of Medicine will award its 2020 Marion Spencer Fay Award to Marina Picciotto, PhD, Charles B.G. Murphy Professor of Psychiatry and Professor in the Child Study Center, of Neuroscience and of Pharmacology at Yale School of Medicine.
YJBM 2018-2019 Colloquium Series: "Top-down Regulation of Attention by Prefrontal Cortex: Dysfunction in Attention Disorders" on March 25
Dr. Amy Arnsten will speak from 2:30-3:30 p.m. on March 25th in BCMM 206/208 (295 Congress St.), delivering a lecture titled: "Top-down Regulation of Attention by Prefrontal Cortex: Dysfunction in Attention Disorders." Light refreshments will be provided.
A boost for method to curb youth smoking
A video game-based approach to curb smoking among adolescents has just received a substantial boost in the form of a $1.4 million gift from the CVS Health Foundation. The three-year gift is a part of “Be The First,” a $50 million commitment by CVS Health to help deliver the first tobacco-free generation.Source: Medicine@Yale
Department launches Women in Psychiatry Faculty Mentoring Lunch Series
The Yale Department of Psychiatry’s new Women in Psychiatry Faculty Mentoring Lunch Series held its first meeting July 8. The event was the first in a series of planned luncheons intended to promote mentoring by senior women faculty for junior women faculty and students.
Carolyn Mazure to receive award for leadership in higher education
Carolyn Mazure, Ph.D., the Norma Weinberg Spungen and Joan Lebson Bildner Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Psychology, and director of Women's Health Research at Yale, has been chosen to receive the 2015 CT American Council on Education (ACE) Women’s Network, Distinguished Administrative Woman in Higher Education Leadership Award.
Tebes honored for contributions to theory and research in community psychology
Jacob Kraemer Tebes, PhD, professor of psychiatry (psychology), in the Child Study Center, and of public health, has received the 2015 Award for Distinguished Contribution to Theory and Research in Community Psychology.
Training the Next Generation – Two Junior Faculty Scholars Begin Training in Women’s Health and Addictive Behaviors
Two junior faculty Scholars, Marci Mitchell, Ph.D., and Philip Smith, Ph.D., have begun their training in conducting interdisciplinary research on women’s health and addictive behaviors.
Support Students’ Social-Emotional Needs with Self-Regulation Spaces
School districts can help students understand and process their emotions while keeping them engaged in learning activities thanks to modern classroom designs. The New York City Department of Education is supporting students with self-regulation spaces in classrooms featuring the school’s RULER information and activities curriculum.Source: EdTech
Emotional Intelligence: Combatting The College Mental Health Crisis
Students' emotional needs are woven into the tapestry of their physical, social, and intellectual needs. An emphasis on emotional intelligence is critical to equipping college communities to care for their students’ mental well being.Source: Forbes
Emotional Intelligence Might Make You More Resilient, But There's a Catch
The tricky thing about emotional intelligence is that despite being widely agreed to be a positive attribute, experts don’t agree on what it is. With improved forms of measurement, scientists can determine the best ways to develop skills related to emotional intelligence — and more people can experience the benefits.Source: Inverse
A Deeper Look at the Emotional Inner Life of Teaching: The 16 Emotions We’ve Overlooked
The emerging emotional science is clear, we often oversimplify how we discuss the emotional experience of teaching and the emotional inner life of teachers. In this episode, we explore two models that reframe what we often simplistically label as burnout and offer a new lens for discussing what those of us who teach are experiencing right now and what we need as we look to the school year ahead.Source: Bam Radio Network