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Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HAM-A)

Administration time: 10–15 minutes

Main purpose: To assess the severity of symptoms of anxiety Population Adults, adolescents and children

The HAM-A was …

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Suicide Rate Among Female Nurses Is Double The General Female Population Rate

Between 2017 and 2018, the suicide rate among female nurses in the U.S. was almost double that of the general …

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Mental Health Journey: Voices From Individuals With Lived Experience On Self-Disclosure, Recovery, & Hope

Talking about mental illness can be risky and challenging for many who are suffering from a mental health condition. In …

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NAMI: You Are Not Alone

Million of people are affected by mental illness each year. Across the country, many people just like you work, perform, …

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NAMI: Common Warning Signs of Mental Illness

Diagnosing Mental Illness isn’t a straightforward science. We can’t test for it the same way we can test blood sugar …

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Stigma In Mental Health & Substance Use Disorder

This webinar archive centers around discussion surrounding stigma as is relates to mental health and substance use disorder. During this …

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“Ask the Advisors”- Mental Health Wellness: Addressing Health Care Professional (HCP) Burnout During Uncertain Times

Listen to this virtual regional presentation for PsychU members in New York (Rockland & Westchester counties) and New Jersey on …

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Serious Psychological Stress Tops 13% In 2020, Up From 3.9% In 2018

Reported prevalence of serious psychological distress among U.S. adults was 13.6% in April 2020 and 13% in July 2020, largely …

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A Recovery-Oriented Perspective & Approach To Behavioral Health Care: A Discussion Among A Peer & A Clinical Provider (ROPA Series Part 1)

Recovery is possible for most individuals living with a mental health condition and this is a process that can improve …

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Mindfulness Meditation In Mental Health

Over the last few decades, mindfulness meditation has increased in popularity. In this presentation, Elizabeth DiNapoli, PhD, Medical Science Liaison, …

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Psychiatry Perspectives On COVID-19: Impact On Health Care Providers & First Responders & A Path Forward (Part One in a Two-Part Series)

Moderated by Senior Medical Science Liaison, Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP, this webinar identifies preliminary impacts of COVID-19 on the mental …

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Psychological First Aid By Nurses, For Nurses: A Conversation With Alan “Tony” Amberg

Nurses are incredibly resilient, but the COVID-19 pandemic has imposed significant challenges to those in the profession. Alan “Tony” Amberg, …

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35.1% Of U.S. Workers Report Work-Related Health Problems

About 35.1% of workers in the United States as of 2018 experienced work-related health problem. The most common problem was …

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Managing Mental Health During & In The Aftermath Of A Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has exerted significant effects on mental health. The prescription of anti-anxiety and antidepressant medications has increased, as …

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The Psychological Impact Of COVID-19 On Health Care Workers At Tongji Hospital In Wuhan

Note from the original article posting: “This article is a preprint and has not been peer-reviewed. It reports new medical …

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Balancing Act: Preventing Burnout & Establishing Wellness For Health Care Professionals

In this interview, Dr. Gaurava Agarwal discusses the balancing act we all face to perform at our highest level, both …

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CDC Issues Interim Workplace Safety Practices For Critical Infrastructure Workers Exposed To COVID-19

On April 8, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued interim workplace safety practices for critical infrastructure …

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Impact Of Novel Coronavirus Pandemic On Mental Health

The COVID-19 pandemic isn’t affecting physical health only; it has an impact on mental health as well. In this webinar, Paul …

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Caregiver Wellness & Self-Care

Renée Cavallaro, a licensed clinical social worker, explains wellness and self-care, as well as why both are important for caregivers. …

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Mental Health America: Bell Seal For Workplace Mental Health

Employees want workplaces that are stable, supportive, and less stressful. Employers want employees who are engaged, productive, and loyal. By …

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Workplace Mental Health Programs Drive Significant ROI

Workplace mental health programs drive significant return-on-investment (ROI). Workplace mental health programs at seven large Canadian companies earned a median …

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Giving Mental Illness A Voice: Patient Perspectives On Self-Disclosure & Stigma

Individuals living with mental illness often struggle with disclosing their mental health condition to others like friends, family, and employers, …

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Eight Effective Strategies Identified For Improving Workplace Mental Health

Eight strategies have the potential for improving workplace mental health and reduce absenteeism and presenteeism, which refers to the productivity …

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The Wellness Interventions For Life’s Demands (WILD-5) HERO Wellness Scale

Wellness Interventions for Life’s Demands (WILD-5) Wellness Program is a unique, five-element mental wellness program focused on self-directed, daily interventions …

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Avoiding Burnout: Learning To Live & Work Well In Health Care

Health care professionals involved in the care of patients with mental health issues, including physicians, nurses, social workers, and others, …

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Focus On Wellness: Fighting Provider Burnout – Finding The Balance (Part 2 Of 2)

In this two-part series, Pamela Arenella, MD, Director of Residency Training & Vice Chair for Education, University of New Mexico …

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Focus On Wellness: Fighting Provider Burnout – Recognizing The Risk (Part 1 Of 2)

In this two-part series, Pamela Arenella, MD, Director of Residency Training & Vice Chair for Education, University of New Mexico …

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