Doctor Sam was interviewed on September 19, 2017 on the effects that Hurricane Irma had on children and adolescents’ mental health. Doctor Sam provided WMBM listeners with effective coping skills to teach children to help them overcome the stress associated with Hurricane Irma.
Doctor Sam coauthored an article for the Miami Herald about detecting depression in adolescents. Read the article here.
Doctor Sam’s research team was featured on Medscape for their work on how cyberbullying can affect the mental health of inpatient adolescents. Read the article here.
Doctor Sam spoke to high school seniors at Scheck Hillel about sexual abuse on college campuses. She was a keynote speaker during Scheck Hillel’s College Readiness week on March 23, 2017.
Doctor Sam coauthored an article (published 4/11/2017) for the Miami Herald discussing alcohol use in children and adolescents. Read the article here.
KevinMD featured a piece by Dr. Sam on cyberbullying. Read the article here.
New research on cyberbullying comparing inpatient and outpatient adolescent psychiatric populations was presented at the American Psychiatric Association’s annual 2018 meeting. Read the article here.
Doctor Sam attended the Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting and received the EOP Award. She was honored to receive the award and enjoys being active in the Academy.
Doctor Sam was interviewed on October 17, 2017 on the effects of cyberbullying on child and adolescent mental health. Doctor Sam provided WMBM listeners with prevention strategies for parents who are concerned about their child’s risk for being victimized by cyberbullying.
Doctor Sam coauthored an article (published 8/24/2017) for the Miami Herald discussing suicide in children. Read the article here.