Articles in Anxiety

Anxious parents and young children

by Caryn Hess, LPC on

If we have a predisposition to anxiety, we need to be aware of how our nervous state affects our children. Therapy for anxiety can help you and your child.... Read full article

Lessons from Hanukkah: How to survive the holidays

by Melech Mann on

Tensions around the holidays can make this period the opposite of joyful. Take these stress-reducing tips from Hanukkah to make your holiday season a success.... Read full article

The Inner Working Model: A Story of Two Babies

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This article explores how a child's inner working model (view of self and world) is impacted by the quality of care during infancy and childhood. ... Read full article

The Healing Power of Connection

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This article explores the healing power of connection and therapy. Learning emotion and stress regulation can only be done through connection with another person, sometimes a therapist. ... Read full article

What is Mindfulness?

by Dr. David Younger on

Mindfulness is to be present. Your attention is a precious resource, needed for learning, for your best performance at work, and for engaging in relationships. ... Read full article

Understanding the Body-Mind Connection and Mental Health

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A growing body of evidence indicates diet and exercise are linked to common mental disorders such as depression and anxiety. There are ways to increase serotonin levels in the brain naturally through specific foods and routine physical activity.... Read full article

Can Faith-Based Therapy be the Answer?

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The following article discusses the divide between faith and mental health, and how faith-based therapy can bridge the gap.... Read full article

The power of dreams: an introduction to Archetypal Dreamwork – Jill Eras, MS, MFT

by Jill Eras, MS, MFT on

Archetypal Framework is a powerful form of therapy that uses the power of dreams not only to provide relief from anxiety and depression, but also to address the most profound questions of personal meaning and growth. ... Read full article

Neurofeedback: Fact or fiction?

by Jennifer Willemsen, MA, LMFT on

Treating mental illness is more complicated than treating the physical body, and one reason for this is the guesswork involved in finding an effective treatment. Neurofeedback offers a promising alternative.... Read full article

The healing power of breath

by Margot Borden on

The physiological mechanisms that make up a single breath could fill an entire book. And yet, for an event that recurs an average of 25,938 times a day, we generally pay very little attention to our breathing.... Read full article