Friends Hospital will be holding a Nursing Grand Rounds entitled “The Assessment and Management of Persons at Risk for Suicide”, on October 14, Wednesday, from 2 – 3pm in the Friends Scattergood Auditorium, 4641 Roosevelt … read more
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“And if I try, I know I can become a kind and gentle man; I need a chance to prove that I am strong. I’ll walk a path where I am free to be the … read more
The Beck Community Initiative and Friends Hospital are pleased to announce that their partnership will be continuing for another year.
Since late 2014, Beck Community Initiative staff have been working with clinicians on the hospital’s adolescent unit to train and supervise them in the use of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). CBT is an evidence-based treatment that … read more
During Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15, 2015), Friends Hospital recognizes the contributions made by our Latino employees and shares our pride in serving the Hispanic community of Philadelphia. From healthcare to the … read more
On September 9, 11, and 16, 2015 (1:45PM-2:45PM and 3:45PM-4:45PM) a series of nursing educational grand rounds specifically geared for all RNs at Friends Hospital will be held in the Scattergood Auditorium. The goal of … read more
Friends Hospital, the nation’s oldest private psychiatric hospital, is an official pledge partner of The Campaign to Change Direction that aims to help change the story in America about mental health, mental illness and wellness. … read more
During the month of September, Friends Hospital joins SAMHSA and the rest of our nation in celebrating “National Recovery Month.” Recovery Month aims to raise awareness and further enhance the understanding of mental illness and … read more
Friends Hospital would like to recognize our graduating psychology interns and postdoctoral fellows.
Friends Hospital would like to recognize our graduating psychology interns and postdoctoral fellows (from left: Dr. Sophia Laun, Dr. Daniel Schneider, Dr. Olga Obraztsova, Dr. Amanda Banes, Dr. Lara Akinrinade, Dr. Michael Klein, Dr. Tricia … read more
City Skies, a collaborative community astronomy program, comes to Friends Hospital on Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 6 to 9 PM. The City Skies program seeks to point out that the night sky is available … read more
For more than 17 years now, WorkReady Philadelphia has played an essential role in broadening the horizon of inner city adolescents, reducing significantly the drop-out rate, and serving as a premier urban educational model across … read more