September 4, 2019 VOM Podcast

Will a New Psychiatry Residency Program Help Tackle Montana’s Mental Health Challenges

There’s a first for Montana launched this summer. It’s a psychiatry residency program at Billings Clinic in association with the University of Washington. Will it help improve mental health services in Montana? Will it help fight against the rising tide of depression and suicide in our state?

Dr. Julie Kelso heads the new program and joins us to talk about its origins, the need it is designed to fill, and tackling Montana’s mental health challenges.