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Suicide Warning Signs and Risk Factors Everyone Should Know
Mental health advocacy groups have shared warning signs and risk factors for suicide. Here’s what to look for in a loved one.
Auto pioneer's family helps U-M turn tragedy into discovery
The family of Heinz C. Prechter will match donations up to $5M
Drug Use Drops After ER Visits Used as 'Teachable Moments'
In a randomized controlled trial, a brief talk with a counselor helped ER patients reduce drug misuse, and a "virtual therapist" on a tablet also showed promise.
Use of multiple brain-affecting drugs is rising among seniors, despite risks, U-M research finds
Tranquilizers, antidepressants, opioids and anti-psychotic medications carry special risks for older people, alone or in combination
National VA effort reduced risky opioid prescriptions for veterans, study finds
Reductions in highest doses through computer "dashboard" and prioritizing painkiller safety suggests other large health systems could do the same
$10.75 million gift funds research at the University of Michigan Depression Center
Gift will help accelerate development of personalized treatments to conquer clinical depression, bipolar disorder and related illnesses
Read about the 2017 Depression on College Campuses Conference.
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Hundreds Of Southeast Michigan Tweens Needed To Help U-M Scientists Explore The Developing Brain
Patients and Visitors
The University of Michigan Depression Center and Ambulatory Psychiatry provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment for patients and families whose lives have been touched by an array of mental health conditions.
Frances & Kenneth Eisenberg Translational Research Prize
This prestigious award is given annually and honors breakthrough research accomplishments in depressions, bipolar illnesses, or related disorders.
2015-16 Annual Impact Report
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