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To Teach Suicide Care is to Confront Bias, Fears, Reality

Dr. Jeff Sung first felt the anguish and guilt of losing a patient to suicide when he was a UW resident training in psychiatry and behavioral sciences. “I had just seen the person the previous day. My initial feeling was shock and disbelief, and then dread and confusion. The next day felt surreal. Should I […]

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UW Psychiatry to Expand Mental Health Services Across State

The UW Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science has launched a program to expand mental health services across the state. The program will train psychiatrists to partner and consult with primary-care providers and other healthcare workers. The approach is designed to improve access to evidence-based mental healthcare in every county in the state. Washington state’s […]

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