Dr. Blanca Orellana Featured in DGSOM Article

In a recent article from UCLA Medical School, professor Blanca Orellana, PhD, explained what we need to know about post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Through her own experiences as a young child and her thorough studies, Orellana has dedicated many years to helping others heal from similar trauma that she experienced. Orellana shared her expertise of PTSD and the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment throughout this substantial article. Visit https://medschool.ucla.edu/news-article/ptsd-symptoms-treatment-and-causes to access the full article. 

EMPWR Program and DPBH Clinicians Highlighted Among UCLA LGBTQ+ Champions

The UCLA DPBH Clinical Program, EMPWR was listed among other UCLA Health LGBTQ+ Champion programs. At UCLA Health, there are more than 50 LGBTQ+ Champions, or primary and specialty care providers that participate in ongoing education and professional development in LGBTQ+ health topics. These Champions include DPBH clinicians Dr. Natalia Ramos, Dr. Liz Ollen, and Dr. Nicole Hisaka.

Read the full article here: https://www.uclahealth.org/news/what-lgbtq-champion