Resources and Screenings
Check these out for more information about wellnes and mental health.
Are you concerned about yourself?
- Free, anonymous online screenings for depression, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and eating disorders
- Information about gambling , including free, anonymous screening and help for gambling problems
- Information and screening for problems related to sexual compulsivity
Want to learn more about mental health?
- Ask Alice
- Mental Health and Drug Information
- DUKE Diagnosis
- Read More
The Centre for Clinical Interventions provides detailed information about a variety of mental health topics, including coping with depression, panic attacks and perfectionism.
AnxietyBC offers detailed self-help instructions to reduce anxiety.
Upstate's Student Counseling Service offers this video on recognizing and responding to anxiety in your own patients.
Wondering if you might have a problem with substance use?
Alcoholics Anonymous offers a peer-led support group program for individuals struggling with alcohol abuse. They also offer an open group specifically for physicians and physicians-in-training in the Syracuse area. This group meets at 10:30 a.m. on the first and third Saturdays of the month at Syracuse Community Health Center .
Want to learn more about wellness and stress management?
THRIVE is Student Counseling's monthly e-zine for students, faculty, and staff. Each issue focuses on a special wellness topic and provides reflections and practical suggestions to incorporate into your life.
Pathways to Wellness provides programming, education, and resources to students and employees of Upstate to promote a culture of health and wellness. Contact Upstate's Wellness Coordinator, Suzanne Brisk, MS, CWP (464-4260), for more information.
The AMSA wellness website provides information about preventative medicine and links to student wellness resources, including student-focused webinars and the Wellness Resource Guide.
Are you a married and/or parenting medical student? Check these out!
Medical Marriages by Gabbard, G.& Menninger, R. (1988). American Psychiatric Publishing.
Doctors' Marriages: A Look a The Problems and Their Solutions by Myers, M. (1994). Springer.
The Medical Marriage: Sustaining Healthy Relationships for Physicians and Their Families by Sotile W. & Sotile, M. (2000). American Medical Association Press.