Mental Health Decisions in this Era of Information Overload
Two of my kids just had their annual dental checkups. The dentist, who I like very much, recommends that they have their wisdom teeth removed. Sort of straightforward, except that a growing number of oral health professionals have moved away from prophylactic extractions. What should we do?
Summer Vacation: Reads to Inspire Your Imagination
Today marks the last day of a two-week vacation with my family. Three generations together among great tortoises and blue footed boobies in the Galapagos and cattle and condors in the Andes.
What's On Our Mind: Dementia
We have launched a new series called “What’s On Our Mind” to provide a space where we can talk with experts from around the world about current mental health issues. Hosted on Facebook Live, our aim is to provide an informative discussion in a casual, conversational format that is widely accessible.
Columbia Global Mental Health Programs Summer Internship
This summer, we have had thirteen interns working here in New York City with Columbia faculty and post-docs to advance mental health research, policy and advocacy.