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Mahendra Bhati, MD, assistant professor of Psychiatry, was interviewed in a 6ABC story looking into concerns that the multi-million dollar NFL concussion settlement may not cover the neurological illnesses that affect many players due to head trauma from repeated hits.
Child and adolescent psychiatrist Steven Berkowitz, MD, director of the Penn Center for Youth and Family Trauma Response and Recovery, spoke with Washington, D.C. radio station WTOP about helping children through grief.
A Delaware News Journal article about healthy eating included comments from Andrea Spivack, MA, RD, LDN, dietitian in the Albert J. Stunkard Weight Management Program.