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Wednesday, December 4, 2019
DHS requests Medicaid rate increase for psychiatrists »
December 4, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Health Services submitted a plan to lawmakers Tuesday that wou...
Friday, November 22, 2019
Milwaukee behavioral health clinic set to open next year »
November 22, Wisconsin Health News Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers is planning a new clinic delivering menta...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Psychocutaneous medicine: a new frontier of psychiatry »
Ladan Mostaghimi, MD Honorary Assoc/fellow of L&S/Integrative Biology Professor Emerita of the University of Wisco...
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Children's Wisconsin details mental health action plan »
November 20, Wisconsin Health News Children's Wisconsin has identified seven initiatives that it could implement to im...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Dane County plans mental health resource center »
November 19, Wisconsin Health News Dane County is looking to create a one-stop resource center to improve access to be...
Monday, November 18, 2019
More support needed to help those with mental health challenges work »
November 18, Wisconsin Health News Work can play a role in helping people with mental health challenges recover, but...
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Summit targets emergency detention reform »
November 5, Wisconsin Health News Wisconsin Law enforcement agencies have concerns about how long it takes to transpor...
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Psychiatric Summary XXIX, Fall 2019 »
Issue XXIX, Fall 2019 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-ninth installment consolidating...
Monday, October 14, 2019
Attorney General's Summit on Emergency Detention is Oct. 31 »
Registration for the Attorney General’s Summit on Emergency Detention is now open. Register here. The summit will b...
Friday, September 27, 2019
Task Force Meets with AGs Office to Discuss Emergency Detentions »
On Wednesday, September 25, members of the Emergency Psychiatry Task Force, a collaboration between WPA and the Wisconsin...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Analysis: State suicide rate rose by 40 percent between 2000 and 2017 »
September 11, Wisconsin Health News The suicide rate in Wisconsin rose 40 percent between 2000 and 2017, according to...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
National Physician Suicide Awareness Day is September 17 »
At its core, National Physician Suicide Awareness Day remains a day for remembrance of colleagues and friends who have die...
Monday, August 26, 2019
Sept. 10 - Legislative Roundtable: Previewing the Fall Session »
From pharmacy benefit manager reform to dental therapy to direct primary care, lawmakers are gearing up for a fall session...
Friday, August 23, 2019
Addiction Medicine Conference Focuses on Partnerships »
Healing through Partnerships is the theme for the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine’s 2019 Annual Conference, taking...
Thursday, August 22, 2019
When Your Patient Makes the News »
Republished with permission from Professional Risk Management Services, Inc. (PRMS) Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD VP,...
Friday, August 16, 2019
The Future of the Milwaukee County Psychiatric Crisis Center »
Milwaukee County wants to retool how it treats people suffering an acute mental health crisis. There isn't a consensus....
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
State agencies brief lawmakers on suicide prevention efforts »
August 13, Wisconsin Health News State agencies briefed a legislative task force Monday on what they’re doing to prev...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
August 21 Celebration of Life: James Walter Jefferson, MD »
James Walter “Jeff” Jefferson, age 81, passed away at his home in Captiva, Fla., on Sunday, March 31, 2019. After receivin...
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Periscope Project Update »
The Periscope Project (TPP) is celebrating two years as a perinatal psychiatric teleconsultation program housed within Med...
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UW System reviewing mental health services »
July 15, Wisconsin Health News The University of Wisconsin System said last week that it’s assessing student mental...
Monday, July 15, 2019
Milwaukee mental health board backs additional crisis resource center »
July 15, Wisconsin Health News The Milwaukee County Mental Health Board signed off on its next annual budget last week...
Monday, July 1, 2019
Psychiatric Summary XXVIII, Summer 2019 »
Issue XXVIII, Summer 2019 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-eighth installment consolida...
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Department of Public Instruction distributes first payments for mental health program »
June 20, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Public Instruction distributed the first payments from a new program...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Advocates: Investments in mental health consultation needed »
April 30, Wisconsin Health News Infant mental health advocates are asking lawmakers to invest in having mental health...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
New WPA President Dr. John Schneider Addresses Psychiatrist Shortage »
The WFRV-TV Green Bay News Maker Sunday Show on April 14 featured incoming WPA President John Schneider, MD, who addressed...
Monday, April 29, 2019
2nd Annual Advancing Behavioral Health Summit is June 10 »
Registration is now open for the 2 nd Annual Advancing Behavioral Health Summit, being held on Monday June 10 at the Ka...
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Vos creates task force on suicide prevention »
March 7, Wisconsin Health News A new Speaker’s Task Force on Suicide Prevention will address the increasing rates of...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Building Commission releases funds for MCW, mental health projects »
February 26, Wisconsin Health News The state's Building Commission recently approved the release of funds to help the...
Friday, February 8, 2019
SPRC Releases New Suicide Prevention Video Series »
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) announced the release of a new video series on strategic communication plannin...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Report: Wisconsin Youth Suicide Rate on the Rise »
January 29, Wisconsin Health News Wisconsin is seeing an increase in youth suicide, according to an annual report....
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Psychiatric Summary XXVII, Winter 2019 »
Issue XXVII, Winter 2019 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-seventh installment consolidat...
Friday, January 11, 2019
Webinar Series on Physician Resilience »
A monthly webinar series,  Health Care Workforce Resilience,  jointly sponsored by the Wisconsin Medical Socie...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Operation Education »
Operation Education, an annual program of the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation, provides an opportunity for medical st...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Psychiatric Summary XIV »
Issue XIV, Summer 2015 by: Frederick Langheim, MD This issue marks the fourteenth installment consolidating recen...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Psychiatric Summary XIII »
Issue XIII, Spring 2015 by: Frederick Langheim, MD This issue marks the thirteenth installment consolidating rece...

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