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Patterns and predictors of adolescent engagement in a mindfulness‐based social–emotional learning program

February 5, 2024

Adolescent engagement in school-based mindfulness programs varies, but little is known about factors that influence student motivation and participation or this may vary over time. In this pilot study, findings suggest that engagement appears related to classroom context (particularly teacher delivery) more than student demographic characteristics, although further research with larger samples is needed.

What is Futility in Psychiatry?

February 5, 2024

This commentary delves into a survey of 200 American Psychiatrists that examines their responses on treating individuals with treatment-resistant psychiatric conditions. The commentary highlights how varying viewpoints on the concept of treatment futility shape the interpretation of the survey findings.

Welcome Cameron Burleson, LCSW!

January 31, 2024

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker working with the Youth Behavioral Hospital Cameron will be facilitating treatment for young people ages 12-17 who are experiencing mental health and/or substance abuse crisis.  His specialties include group therapy for this age range, family therapy and group experiential treatment. He is thrilled to be back with UNC after … Read more