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Steps to ease kids anxiety about COVID

Posted by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital – New things and situations are anxiety producing, and COVID-19 is no exception. So much is unknown about the disease, and things seem to be changing quickly. This can be worrisome for both adults and kids. Parents may be wondering how they can talk about it…

Managing anxiety during coronavirus crisis

Experts at the University of Florida’s Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders discuss how to know if you or a loved one are experiencing unhealthy levels of anxiety and offer tips to manage it.

EXPERT OFFERS PRACTICAL ADVICE TO MANAGE YOUR CORONAVIRUS ANXIETY

Posted by University of Virginia Today – Bethany Teachman is a University of Virginia professor of psychology, a licensed clinical psychologist – and, most importantly these days, the leader of the University’s Program for Anxiety, Cognition and Treatment Lab. She has created online tools that help people manage anxiety…

COVID-19 and Immunocompromised Patients: Guidance for Parents

Posted by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital – COVID-19 is spreading in the United States and it is important for parents and caregivers of immunocompromised children and teens to be diligent about precautions and make some preparations.   We don’t know enough about COVID-19 to be able to predict the impact it will have on kids long-term. We have even less information…

UF Health opens Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment

UF Health leaders cut the ribbon on its new Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment on Feb. 20, a multidisciplinary, collaborative facility that will provide specialized care and resources to children and adults with neurodevelopmental disorders and their families.

UF Health CAN Ribbon Cutting

It is with great excitement that I share the news that the UF Health CAN ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on Thursday, February 20th. The Center is located at:  4101 NW 89 Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606 The event is open to the public and the itinerary is as follows: 2:30pm…

New funding opportunities through McKnight Brain Institute

The MBI Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce a new round of funding to support neuroscience research at UF. There are funding opportunities open to undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral and clinical fellows and faculty members, across all Departments and Colleges of the UF community, as long as…