The View April 2015

The View is our Mental Health Community Newsletter.  Click the link below to learn about Practice Fusion and Patient Fusion our electronic health record and patient portal.  In this issue we introduce you to Dr. Kenneth Wilson  who has joined our clinical staff. Also you have a chance to meet our administrative staff.

The View April 2015 update

Dr. Pardell Lectured at Rockland Community College October 22, 2014

Forum Pictures 10-23-14 RP lecturnDr. Pardell lectured on Wednesday  October 22, 2014 at Rockland Community College Performing Arts Center

BREAKING THE SILENCE Annual Public Forum
Living Life with Schizophrenia
Wednesday  October 22, 2014
A presentation and discussion for family members, educators, students, professionals and those whose lives have been impacted by mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Over 400 attendees participated. Dr. Pardell lectured on the history, diagnosis, and current treatment of Schizophrenia.  Bill McPhee shared his own experience of his recovery from Schizophrenia. He established SZ Magazine, and authored his book on recovery: To Cry A Dry Tear.

 

Dr. Pardell, Lois Kroplick MD Founder of the Coalition, and Bill McPhee are pictured.  Aviary Photo_130612309769694696

 

Sponsored by The Mental Health Coalition of Rockland County With NAMI-FAMILIA of Rockland County Rockland County Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Rockland County Department of Mental Health Rockland Community College Student Development Center.

Dr. Pardell with Bill McPhee, Dr. Kroplick and Forum organizers

 

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Kenneth W. Wilson MD DFAPA Joins Riverview Psychiatric Medicine

 

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Randy I. Pardell MD DFAPA, Medical Director, proudly welcomes Kenneth W. Wilson M.D. DFAPA to Riverview Psychiatric Medicine, PC. Dr. Wilson is a Board Certified Psychiatrist, Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He received his undergraduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis and his medical degree from New York Medical College where he holds the position of Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Wilson completed his psychiatric residency training at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center where he was appointed Chief Resident and went on to complete a fellowship in Public Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center. He has lead the Emergency Services and Consultation and Liaison Services at a number of medical centers in New York City including St. Vincent’s Hospital. Prior to joining Riverview Psychiatric Medicine, PC, Dr. Wilson was the Director of the Department of Psychiatry at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, a division of Health Quest Medical Practice. Dr. Wilson has a special interest in the interaction between physical health and psychiatric illness including psychosomatic medicine. Dr. Wilson is the current President of the Mid-Hudson Psychiatric Society. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Wilson call 845-471-1807 or logon to riverviewpsychiatric.com.

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The View, April 2014

Dr. Pardell Lectures on New Treatments for Depression

Randy Ian Pardell MD DFAPA lectured to his medical colleagues this month on exciting new treatments for Depression.

On March 6, 2014 Dr. Pardell lectured at the Culinary Institute of America on the use of Deplin (l-methyl folate) as an augmentation treatment for Major Depressive Disorder.  He described the interactions between inflammation, metabolic syndrome, early life adversity and the impact on depression and overall health.  Dr. Richard Horowitz was in attendance and shared the excitement of his new book on Lyme Diease called:  Why Can’t I Get Better: Solving the Mystery of Lyme and Chronic Disease.

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On March 12, and March 20, 2014, Dr. Pardell lecture to his mental health and medical colleagues in Dutchess and Westchester Counties on Brintellix, a new antidepressant medication with unique properties to treat the cognitive and energy symptoms occurring in Major Depression.

Brintellix

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Dr. Pardell Educated Health Care Providers

On November 20, 2013, Dr. Pardell lectured at Cosimo’s Poughkeepsie to over 40 health care providers about the latest advances in pharmacogenomic testing to individualize psychiatric medicine selection along with the latest advances in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.  Dr. Pardell lead an interactive discussion which updated his colleagues about new innovations in psychiatry.

Dr. Pardell Lectured on Holiday Stress, Genetic Testing, and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

On November 16, 2013, Dr. Pardell lectured to a community group on how to manage Holiday Stress, his current use of Genesite Genetic Testing to individualize medication selection for the treatment of psychiatric conditions and provided the latest update on Results of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy for the treatment of Major Depression at the TMS Center of the Hudson Valley.  A spirited discussion insued and after the lecture, Dr. Pardell provided a tour of the  TMS Suite and demonstrate how TMS is delivered. Dr. Pardell will regularly provide community lectures to help inform about the latest developments in the field of psychiatry.

GOT HOLIDAY STRESS? JOIN US for an Education Presentation Saturday November 16, 2013 at 10 AM

Randy I. Pardell MD DFAPA, Medical Director of Riverview Psychiatric Medicine, PC, and TMS Center of the Hudson Valley invites patients  and there families or friends who are concerned about how to manage Holiday Stress or  for those dealing with Major Depression  to attend an Education Program.

Explore Practical Options for Managing Holiday Stress 

Learn About the Latest Techniques our Center uses for Genetic and Biologic Testing for Depression

Learn About New Treatment Options for Depression Including Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

 

As a national thought leader in TMS treatment, Dr. Pardell will explore these issues and present the latest advances in TMS therapy and the findings of his own clinical research. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to Patricia Reidy at 845-471-1807 or preidy@riverviewpsychiatric.com. Seating is limited.

Randy I. Pardell MD DFAPA Presented Research on TMS Therapy at US Psychiatric and Mental Health Health Congress, October 2, 2013 Las Vegas, NV

Dr. Pardell Medical Director presented original research on the first 58 patients treated at the TMS Center of the Hudson Valley at a Poster Session at the US Psychiatric and Mental Health Congress. Dr. Pardell focused on Response and Remission Rates with special focus on gender and age differences. Our research was reported nationally and showed excellent efficacy.
Click the following links to see the report and poster.

http://www.psychcongress.com/article/transcranial-magnetic-stimulation-may-be-more-effective-women-men-13644?e=rpardellmd@aol.com&i=1094034

US Psych Congress Poster Presentation – Randy Pardell MD