• 00:30

    Treatment Options: Finding Your Way on the Path to Wellness

    in Family

    THIS IS A REPEAT OF AN EPISODE FEBRUARY 10, 2014


    Speakers


    Michael Devlin, MD, Associate Director of the Columbia Center for Eating Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry


    Deborah Glasofer, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Columbia Center for Eating Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology


    Description


    Are there treatments for eating disorders that work? Drs. Devlin and Glasofer will discuss treatment options for those with eating disorders, including CBT, medications and nutritional counseling. They will talk about the role of family and members of the community when offering support.


     


    Contact Information


    For more information on treatment and research opportunities for those with eating disorders, please visit our clinic website at www.columbiaeatingdisorders.org,  follow us on twitter @ColumbiaED, or call us at 646-774-8066.

  • 00:37

    OnTrackNY—AN Innovative Approach to Treating First Episode Psychosis

    in Health

    Speakers


    Nannan Liu 


    Lisa Dixon, MD, MPH, Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center and Director of Center for Practice Innovations at the NewYork State Psychiatric Institute


    It is an innovative, unique program for adolescents and young adults who recently have had unusual thoughts and behaviors or who have started hearing or seeing things that others do not. OnTrackNY / Connections helps people achieve their goals for school, work, and relationships. Its mission is to provide premier, evidence based services such as psychiatric treatment, employment and educational support, substance abuse treatment, and family education and support, for people and their families. The clinic offers care from a specialized team for up to 2 years, based on clients’ needs and preferences. The team consists of a psychiatrist, nurse, social workers, mental health clinicians and an employment specialist, many of whom also have appointment at the Columbia University Medical School.


    For more information on the OnTrackNY / Connections Program, please call: 646-774-8459 or go to http://columbiapsychiatry.org/nyspi/patients-and-families/ontrack-ny-connections-program

  • 00:33

    Dos, Don’t and Doubts about Disciplining Children

    in Health

     


    Speakers:


    Colleen Cullen Psy.D. is a Senior Psychologist on the Pediatric Psychiatry Service at the Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York /New York Presbyterian Hospital and as Assistant Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry at Columbia University.


    Elisabeth Guthrie M.D. is a board certified Pediatrician and Child Psychiatrist who serves as a Special Lecturer in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University.


    Description


    Dr. Cullen and Dr. Guthrie will talk about Child Discipline, which includes but is distinct from Punishment. They will share what we know about the effectiveness of, as well as the risks associated with, different types of discipline. 

  • 00:29

    Transforming a Life: the Power of Peer Support

    in Health

    In this talk, you will hear Emily Grossman, MA, CPRP Recovery Specialist and Trainer, OnTrackNY, share a first-hand account of her experience living with and recovering from Bipolar Disorder, as well as how she used this experience to help others, first as a Peer Provider in a Community Mental Health Center, and currently as a trainer of mental health professionals.  Emily will explore the definition and role of peer providers as well as her experience working in this exciting field.  Finally, she will talk about how the Center for Practice Innovations is using Peer Providers to advance their work.  The talk will be moderated by Dacia Morris, MSW, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia Psychiatry Research Recruitment Liaison. Please join us for this informative discussion.


    The Center for Practice Innovations (CPI) supports the New York State Office of Mental Health's mission to promote the widespread availability of evidence-based practices to improve mental health services, ensure accountability, and promote recovery-oriented outcomes for consumers and families. The CPI serves as a key resource to OMH by spreading those practices identified by OMH as most critical to accomplish OMH's system-transformation initiatives. For information about the Center for Practice Innovations please go to http://practiceinnovations.org/AboutCPI/tabid/172/Default.aspx or call 646 774-8422

  • 00:32

    Where to Turn? Treatment Settings and Levels of Care for Eating Disorders

    in Health

    Speakers:


    Evelyn Attia, MD,


    Deborah Glasofer, PhD


    Description:


    Understanding treatment options and how distinct they are from one another can be confusing for patients and families when looking for help.  Different types of treatment settings — commonly referred to as levels of care —will be discussed. 


    Contact Information


    For more information on treatment and research opportunities for those with eating disorders, please visit our clinic website at www.columbiaeatingdisorders.org,  follow us on twitter @ColumbiaED, or call us at 646-774-8066

  • 00:28

    Novel Medications for OCD

    in Health

    Speaker


    Carolyn Rodriguez, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Columbia University Department of Psychiatry; NIMH Research Fellow, Center for OCD and Related Disorders at Columbia Psychiatry


    Marcia Kimeldorf, PhD, Research Project Manager for OCD studies in the Anxiety Disorders Clinic will be the moderator


    In this talk, Dr. Rodriguez will discuss how glutamate, the main excitatory chemical messenger in our brain, plays a role in OCD symptoms. Novel drugs thought to alter levels of glutamate are in development in our clinic and might hold the key to rapid symptom relief. 


    Contact Information


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for adults, please visit our clinic website at www.Columbia-OCD.org and our treatment study website at http://ocdtreatmentstudy.com/ or call us at 646 774-8062


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for children and adolescents, please visit our website http://columbiapsychiatry.org/pamrc or call us at 646 774-5792

  • 00:33

    Future Directions in OCD Treatment and Research

    in Health

    Speakers


    Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD, Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Center for OCD and Related Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Moira Rynn, MD, Director of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Pediatric Anxiety and Mood Research Clinic at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Description


    Dr. Helen Blair Simpson and Dr. Moira Rynn will talk about what we have learned so far in clinical research and what we are doing now for the patients of today and tomorrow. They will address what we have learned about biology and the brain mechanisms related to OCD symptoms. They will talk about new research initiatives and will discuss updates on clinical trials that they are currently conducting for adult, adolescent and child OCD patients.


    Contact Information


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for adults, please visit our clinic website at www.Columbia-OCD.org and our treatment study website at http://ocdtreatmentstudy.com/ or call us at 646 774-8062.


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for children and adolescents, please visit our website http://columbiapsychiatry.org/pamrc or call us at 646 774-5793


    To listen to any of our previous shows on topics such as substance abuse or child and adolescent mental health go to blogtalkradio.com/columbiapsychiatynyspi 

  • 00:32

    Neurosurgery for OCD

    in Health

    Speakers


    Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD, Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Center for OCD and Related Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Sameer Sheth, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Columbia University Medical Center


    Marcia Kimeldorf, PhD,  Research Project Manager for OCD studies in the Anxiety Disorders Clinic, will be the moderator 


    Dr. Simpson will begin this talk by putting neurosurgery in a larger context and briefly mentioning the front-line treatment options that exist for OCD.  Then, Dr. Sheth will describe neurosurgical options for severe, treatment-refractory OCD, including lesions and deep brain stimulation.  Dr. Sheth will explain what these procedures are, how they are done, possible complications, and who may be appropriate candidates. 


    Contact Information


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for adults, please visit our clinic website at www.Columbia-OCD.org and our treatment study website athttp://ocdtreatmentstudy.com/ or call us at 646 774-8062


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for children and adolescents, please visit our website http://columbiapsychiatry.org/pamrc or call us at 646 774-5793


    To listen to any of our previous shows on topics such as substance abuse or child and adolescent mental health go to blogtalkradio.com/columbiapsychiatynyspi 

  • 00:27

    Managing Pediatric OCD in the Classroom

    in Health

    Speakers


    Anthony Puliafico, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Co-Director of Psychology at the Pediatric Anxiety and Mood Research Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Description


    In this talk, Dr. Anthony Puliafico will talk about how to identify and manage Pediatric OCD symptoms in the classroom.  He will focus on (a) strategies that teachers, school staff and parents can use to effectively manage OCD symptoms, and (b) the implementation of therapeutic interventions, including cognitive-behavioral strategies, to the school setting. 


    Contact Information


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for adults, please visit our clinic website at www.Columbia-OCD.org and our treatment study website at http://ocdtreatmentstudy.com/ or call us at 646-774-8062.


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for children and adolescents, please visit our website http://columbiapsychiatry.org/pamrc or call us at 646 774-5793.

  • 00:27

    Using Technology to Disseminate CBT for OCD

    in Health

    Speakers: 


    Sapana R Patel, PhD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology and Research Scientist IV, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Andrew B. Schmidt, PhD, LCSW, Technical Specialist III, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Dr. Sapana Patel and Dr. Andrew Schmidt will talk about a recent innovation in the delivery of psychotherapy – internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy, or ICBT.  They will describe mental health conditions for which ICBT has been developed and used successfully in the past, tell us about how ICBT works paying particular attention to an ICBT program for obsessive compulsive disorder.  They will also describe an ongoing research trial where interested people suffering with OCD can try ICBT through the NYSPI and Columbia pilot program.


    For more information about iCBT: Online Treatment for #OCD go to http://columbiaocd.wix.com/icbt or call iCBT center at 646-774-8135.


     

  • 00:33

    What is OCD?

    in Health

    THIS IS A REBROADCAST OF THE OCTOBER 1, 2013 EPISODE


    Speakers


    Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD, Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Center for OCD and Related Disorders at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Moira Rynn, MD, Director of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Pediatric Anxiety and Mood Research Clinic at the New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical Center


    Description


    Dr. Helen Blair Simpson and Dr. Moira Rynn will discuss what OCD looks like in adult, adolescent and child patient populations. They will present on hallmarks of OCD, including symptoms, diagnostic criteria, how long it lasts, and other conditions that may co-occur.


    Contact Information


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for adults, please visit our clinic website at www.Columbia-OCD.org and our treatment study website at http://ocdtreatmentstudy.com/ or call us at 646 774-8062.


    For more information on OCD treatment and research opportunities for children and adolescents, please visit our website http://columbiapsychiatry.org/pamrc or call us at 646 774-5793.


    To listen to any archived episodes on topics such as substance abuse or child and adolescent mental health, please go to blogtalkradio.com/columbiapsychiatrynyspi

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