LITTLE ROCK – A trio of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researchers are studying a chemical in the brain that plays several roles, including regulating movement and emotional responses, in an effort to help women with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Joshua Cisler, Ph.D., of UAMS’ Brain Imaging Research Center, was awarded a five-year [...]
Behavioral/Mental Health At UAMS, our caring and compassionate experts offer behavioral and mental health services at two locations. A wide range of outpatient and inpatient services are provided at our Psychiatric Research Institute, utilizing evidence-based techniques to treat mental health and addictive diseases. The institute also has a number of specialty programs to treat [...]
You don’t have to ask Gail Ragland whether or not she believes in miracles - she counts herself as one. Medically she has defied all odds to survive not only a horrific car accident, but also the stress that followed it.
A new treatment program to reduce the mental and physical symptoms related to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is now offered at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Psychiatric Research Institute.