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Guest speakers, researchers and University of California faculty explore mental illness and mental health.

Mental Health and Psychiatry (Audio‪)‬ UCTV

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    • 3.6 • 11 Ratings

Guest speakers, researchers and University of California faculty explore mental illness and mental health.

    How Older Black Adults Experience Stress and Anxiety

    How Older Black Adults Experience Stress and Anxiety

    Lauren Brown, PhD, discusses the unique stress experience of black older adults. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37605]

    • 23 min
    Magnetic Seizure Therapy for Treatment Resistant Depression with Jeff Daskalakis

    Magnetic Seizure Therapy for Treatment Resistant Depression with Jeff Daskalakis

    What options are there for people with treatment resistant depression? Zafiris "Jeff" Daskalakis, MD, PhD, explains magnetic seizure therapy (MST) including its cognitive outcomes and efficacy rates. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37608]

    • 19 min
    Evaluating Risk and Benefit for Electronic Psychotherapies/Cognitive Remediation with John Torous

    Evaluating Risk and Benefit for Electronic Psychotherapies/Cognitive Remediation with John Torous

    John Torous, MD, MBI takes a deep dive into mental health apps and how to evaluate their effectiveness and utility. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37599]

    • 19 min
    Technology for Older Persons with Serious Mental Illnesses (SMI) with Eric Granholm

    Technology for Older Persons with Serious Mental Illnesses (SMI) with Eric Granholm

    13.1 million people in the US have a serious mental illness (SMI) such as schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder. Eric Granholm, PhD, explains potential technological interventions for SMI. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37607]

    • 22 min
    Neuroscience and Brain Stimulation with Dhakshin Ramanathan

    Neuroscience and Brain Stimulation with Dhakshin Ramanathan

    Dhakshin Ramanathan, MD, PhD, explains the basics of neuroscience and how brain stimulation works. He takes a deep dive into Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) noting how it works, why it works, and its efficacy as a treatment. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37609]

    • 21 min
    Sleep Better Feel Better: How Sleep Affects Our Mental and Physical Health with Ellen Lee

    Sleep Better Feel Better: How Sleep Affects Our Mental and Physical Health with Ellen Lee

    Ellen Lee, MD, discusses what happens when you sleep, common sleep disorders including insomnia, as well as effective treatments for sleep issues. Series: "Stein Institute for Research on Aging" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 37602]

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

3.6 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

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Research-driven

Informative and interesting. You're listening to the experts speaking about psychiatric topics. They discuss genetics and cellular mechanisms relating to psychiatric illness. Great for the an in-depth discussion about the research of mental illness.

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