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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 28, 2019
April 15 Newsmaker Event with DHS Secretary-designee Andrea Palm »
  Andrea Palm, Gov. Tony Evers’ pick to head the Department of Health Services, is crisscrossing the state this s...
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, March 5, 2019
Wisconsin Medical Society, medical schools partner to host conference April 5-6 »
Summer is only a few months away, and the Wisconsin Medical Society has teamed up with the Medical College of Wisconsin (M...
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...
Friday, December 21, 2018
Senior Psychiatrists Group Offers Complimentary Membership »
The Senior Psychiatrists, Inc., formerly known as the APA Lifers , is offering complimentary membership to all Distinguis...
Friday, December 21, 2018
Medical Records and the Law webinar to focus on mental health, substance abuse records »
December 20, WMS Medigram The Wisconsin Medical Society’s popular Medical Records and the Lawwebinar series will...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
DHS Awards Mental Health Grants »
November 14, Wisconsin Health News  The Department of Health Services has awarded grants to 15 counties to impro...
Friday, November 9, 2018
WI Medical Society Adopts Strategies to Address Psychiatrist Shortage »
November 8, Medigram Wisconsin Medical Society  With nearly 1.45 million residents living with mental or beha...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wisconsin faces ‘significant shortage’ of psychiatrists, experts say »
Editor's note: WPA Executive Council Member, Angel Janis, MD, was recently featured by The Badger Herald in an article dis...
Monday, October 29, 2018
Psychiatrist Shortage Hits Home in Northwest Wisconsin »
Editor's note: WPA President Justin Schoen, MD was recently featured by the Eau Claire-based Leader-Telegram in an article...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
DHS Plans to Expand Child Psychiatry Consultation Program »
October 24, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Health Services has received a federal grant to expand a program...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
55 Counties Face Psychiatrist Shortages »
October 19, Wisconsin Health News More than three-quarters of Wisconsin counties have significant shortages of ps...
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Mental Health Patients, With Nowhere Else To Go, Are Overwhelming Emergency Departments »
October 18, STAT When I walk through my hospital’s emergency department, I’m sometimes overwhelmed by the number of pe...
Thursday, October 18, 2018
DOJ Awards More School Mental Health Grants »
October 18, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Justice awarded $11.9 million to bolster student mental health Tu...
Monday, October 15, 2018
Psychiatric Summary, Fall 2018 »
Issue XXVI, Fall 2018 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-sixth installment consolidating r...
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Milwaukee County Mental Health Board Approves UHS Contract »
September 26, Wisconsin Health News The Milwaukee County Mental Health Board approved a contract Wednesday with a Pe...
Friday, September 14, 2018
Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair, Oct. 17 »
The Health Resources and Services Administration will host a Virtual Job Fair on October 17 beginning at 5:45 pm Central T...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
DOJ Plans Mental Health Initiatives »
September 6, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Justice wants to spend hundreds of thousands on mental health ini...
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Milwaukee County officials call for more state aid to provide services »
August 16, Wisconsin Health News Declining state aid is straining the ability of Milwaukee County to provide services...
Friday, August 10, 2018
More support needed for student mental health, according to coalition »
August 10, Wisconsin Health News Last month, the Department of Public Instruction awarded more than $3 million to help...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
New Addiction Hotline Launches »
August 2, Wisconsin Health News The University of Wisconsin and UW Health are offering a new hotline allowing primary c...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
State agencies announce mental health grants for schools »
July 25, Wisconsin Health News Two state agencies announced this week that they’re aiming to provide millions of dolla...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Aurora Health Care Opens New Psychiatric Expansion »
July 19, Wisconsin Health News Aurora Health Care is set to open a new substance use disorder treatment center at its...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Help Patients Quick Smoking - Free CME for Online Learning »
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is sponsoring an online training program on how to help behavioral health pati...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Workers’ Comp. Premiums Decline for Third Year »
July 12, Wisconsin Health News Workers’ compensation premiums for businesses are set to decline by 6.03 percent this O...
Monday, July 16, 2018
WHN Hospital CEO Roundtable »
The annual Wisconsin Health News CEO Roundtable is August 14 in Madison. A panel of the state’s leading health system and...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Psychiatric Summary, Summer 2018 »
Issue XXV, Summer 2018 by: Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD This issue marks the twenty-fifth installment consolidating re...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Congratulations to Wisconsin’s 2018 Psychiatry Grads »
Katrina Hickle-Koclanes, MD and Gregory Burek, MD WPA Executive Council RFM Reps The University of Wisconsin Depar...

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