Gambling Doesn’t just Affect the Gambler – Know the Signs

Gambling Doesn’t just Affect the Gambler – Know the Signs By Angela DiRosa New Year’s Day symbolizes fresh starts and new beginnings. People use January as a benchmark to reprioritize their lives, and with the unique challenges that last year brought, many of us are looking ahead

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New ECMC Podcast: Stress Management through Holidays, Pandemic, More

New ECMC Podcast: Stress Management through Holidays, Pandemic, More Chief Clinical Psychologist Lisa A. Keenan-Uschold, Ph.D., Offers Valuable Info & Advice   BUFFALO, NEW YORK— Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation recently completed production of new True Care Healthcast podcast that offers coping strategies and advice to help get through the

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New ECMC Videos Offer Coping Advice for Holidays, Pandemic, More

New ECMC Videos Offer Coping Advice for Holidays, Pandemic, More Chief Clinical Psychologist Lisa A. Keenan-Uschold, Ph.D., Provides Valuable Coping Tips   BUFFALO, NEW YORK— Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation recently completed production of new videos that offer coping strategies and advice to help get through the upcoming

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Your Children’s Mental Health during a Pandemic

Your Children’s Mental Health During the Pandemic by Peter Kates   A recent report published in Time Magazine confirms that while COVID-19 is sparing most kids’ bodies, it’s not being kind to their minds. Saba Abaci, M.D. Medical Director of Children’s Behavioral Health Services at Univera Healthcare,

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What’s the Problem With Gambling?

What’s the Problem with Gambling?    Legal gambling is more accessible than ever before. While many people can enjoy occasional gambling responsibly, many others are vulnerable to problem gambling.  According to the New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports (OASAS), nearly 668,000 New York adults

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