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Dr. Gordon in the News

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Covid-19 pandemic takes added toll on those with mental illness: 'We're suffering some real stuff'
CNN, October 10, 2020

Winter Is Coming for Your Socially Distanced Hangs
VICE, September 3, 2020

If Life Is a Movie, It’s Called ‘Closed Until Further Notice’
New York Times, May 19, 2020

Dr. Joshua Gordon on Mental Health and the COVID-19 Pandemic
C-SPAN, May 13, 2020

Experts worry about effects of COVID on those with mental health issues
CBS News, May 13, 2020

The Coronavirus Crisis: Act Now To Get Ahead Of A Mental Health Crisis, Specialists Advise U.S.
National Public Radio, May 13, 2020

We’ve been left to calculate our virus risk on our own. We’re terrible at it.
The Washington Post, May 7, 2020

The ominous consequences of COVID-19 for American mental health
PBS News Hour, May 5, 2020

Dr. Joshua Gordon on Randi Zuckerberg Means Business
Sirius XM/Wharton Business Radio, April 22, 2020

Telehealth surge during pandemic could leave behind poor, rural communities
Politico Pro, April 16, 2020

High anxiety calls for innovation in digital mental health
World Economic Forum, April 13, 2020

Coronavirus Special Report: Mental Health in the age of coronavirus April 9, 2020
Politico, April 9, 2020

WATCH: 5 questions about mental health during the pandemic answered by an expert
PBS News Hour, April 8, 2020

As coronavirus spreads, mentally ill Americans are left scrambling for options
Yahoo News, April 7, 2020

Coronavirus: A War on Two Fronts for the U.S. Military
The Fox News Rundown Podcast, April 3, 2020

Dr. Joshua Gordon shares tips on looking after your mental health under coronavirus quarantine
Fox News, April 3, 2020

Coronavirus is harming the mental health of tens of millions of people in U.S., new poll finds
The Washington Post, April 2, 2020

Mental health experts offer counsel on staying calm during coronavirus pandemic
The Washington Post, March 17, 2020

What can mice teach Allen Institute researchers about treating brain disorders in humans?
The Seattle Times, August 21, 2019

Brain scans show promise in spotting suicidal thoughts
CBS This Morning, May 2, 2019

Suicide increase after '13 Reasons Why' demands media follow prevention best practices
USA Today, April 30, 2019

New Postpartum Depression Drug Could Be Hard To Access For Moms Most In Need
NPR Shots, March 21, 2019

FDA Approves Drug That Could Help Women With Postpartum Depression
NPR All Things Considered, March 20, 2019

Meet the Scientists Who are Training AI to Diagnose Mental Illness
The Verge, January 28, 2019

NIH and NIMH: We're deeply committed to reducing suicide
USA TODAY, November 28, 2018

Researchers Uncover A Circuit For Sadness In The Human Brain
NPR Shots, November 8, 2018

14 Things Everyone Should Know About Suicide
BuzzFeed, September 10, 2018

NIMH Experimental Therapeutics Paradigm Seeks to Revitalize Intervention Research
Psychiatric News, September 7, 2018

Celebrity Suicides Highlight Troubled Trend in Midlife
Associated Press, June 8, 2018

Suicide Rates Rise Sharply Across the United States, New Report Shows
Washington Post, June 7, 2018

Robin William’s Suicide Was Followed By a Sharp Rise in ‘Copycat’ Deaths
Washington Post, February 7, 2018

Researchers Discover Anxiety Cells in the Brain
NPR All Things Considered, February 1, 2018

Josh Gordon, New Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, Weighs its Future
Washington Post, October 18, 2017

Top Mental Health Researcher Suggests Link Between Opioid Overdoses and Suicides
Huffington Post, October 5, 2017

An Audience With...Joshua Gordon
Nature Reviews Drug Discovery, July 31, 2017

Joshua Gordon Wants to Remake Mental Health Care, on a Budget
Undark Magazine, June 16, 2017

Mental Health Pioneers
National Geographic - EXPLORER, June 5, 2017

As Brains Mature, More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control
NPR All Things Considered, May 26, 2017

BRAIN Initiative Could Help End Mental Illness Stigma
Clinical Psychiatry News, Jan. 6, 2017

The Biggest Job in Mental Illness Research: SRF Talks With Josh Gordon
Schizophrenia Research Forum, Dec. 20, 2016

Questions for NIMH Chief Joshua Gordon: Circuit Solutions for Autism
Spectrum, Dec. 14, 2016

U.S. Mental Health Chief: Psychiatry Must Get Serious about Mathematics
Nature, Oct. 28, 2016

Q&A: Priorities of New Mental Health Chief to Include Brain Circuits and Suicide
Science, Oct. 25, 2016

A Step Forward in Big Science
U.S. News and World Report, Aug. 10, 2016

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