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Numerous outlets across the globe reported on the recent Penn Medicine study on brain connectivity, published in the Proceedings of the Natural Academy of Science by Ragini Verma, PhD, of Radiology, and Ruben C. Gur, PhD, of Psychiatry.
A Chicago Tribune article, quoting Philip Gehrman, PhD, CBSM, assistant professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, details the efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I).
Jacqueline Hudak, PhD, LMFT, the clinical director of the Center for Couples and Adult Families in the department of Psychiatry, commented to Upwave.com for two stories on dealing with the stresses of holiday gatherings—from introducing new traditions to squabbling families.