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Doctoral Student, Jessica Zakrzewski, receives poster award for International OCD Conference

Published: Aug 23rd, 2018

Samuel J Comroe

Comic with Tourette Syndrome appears on America’s Got Talent

Published: Aug 8th, 2018

Carol Mathews

New research shows a genetic link between psychiatric disorders

Published: Jun 22nd, 2018

Carol Mathews, M.D., director of the Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders, and other UF researchers — including Michael Okun, M.D., chair of neurology, and Irene Malaty, M.D., associate […]

Heather Simpson Buzzfeed

Local Tourette supporters featured on BuzzFeed

Published: Jun 13th, 2018

A group led by Heather Simpson, O.T.D., M.O.T., OTR/L, Southeast Regional Tourette Association of America Centers of Excellence coordinator, recently painted Gainesville’s 34th Street Graffiti Wall in support of Tourette […]

Group photo of COARD and K9s for Warriors

COARD visits K9s for Warriors Gold Family Campus

Published: Jun 11th, 2018

In June members of the Center for OCD, Anxiety and Related Disorders (COARD) met with Campus Director, Randy Dexter to tour the new Gold Family Campus and discuss ways the two […]

Tic Disorders Webinar

Join us for a FREE webinar

Published: May 14th, 2018

Join the Tourette Association of America for a FREE Webinar Wednesday, May 16, 2018 from 6:00 – 7:00PM EST. Register at tourette.org/may-webinar! Hosted by the Tourette Health and Education Program, occupational therapists Dr. Heather Simpson […]

Amber Muehlmann

Researcher Highlight

Published: Apr 13th, 2018

Dr. Amber Muehlmann, PhD is a junior faculty member of the Department of Psychiatry. Her lab focuses on abnormal brain function that causes repetitive behaviors in Autism Spectrum Disorder and […]

Joe McNamara

Researcher Highlight

Published: Feb 4th, 2018

Dr. Joseph McNamara, PhD completed doctoral degrees in counseling and developmental psychology. He has completed an internship in clinical and health psychology and a psychology residency at the University of […]

Robyn Nelson

2018 Psychiatry Superior Accomplishment Award Winner

Published: Jan 29th, 2018

The Health Science Center Superior Accomplishment Awards Committee has selected individuals, amongst them Robyn Nelson, to receive Super Accomplishment Awards for 2018. The University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Awards program recognizes faculty […]