Articles in Body Image, Types of therapy and Trauma and PTSD

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by Caryn Hess on September 24, 2019
Are you experiencing panic attacks?
by Caryn Hess on September 24, 2019
Panic attacks can happen only once in a person's life or can become a reoccurring pattern. Therapy can help.... Read full article
by Dr. Daniel Winarick on September 15, 2019
Avoidant Personality Disorder
by Dr. Daniel Winarick on September 15, 2019
Avoidant Personality Disorder (AVPD) is characterized by discomfort in social situations. The level of discomfort is enough to cause the person to avoid social situations and relationships. ... Read full article
by Dr. Stefan Kantrowitz on August 19, 2019
Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence
by Dr. Stefan Kantrowitz on August 19, 2019
Treatment for opioid dependence needs to be comprehensive as the effects of opioid withdrawal affect the whole person. Physical, cognitive, and emotional symptoms need care during the sensitive time of withdrawal in order to prevent relapse.... Read full article
on August 04, 2019
Trauma bonding and abusive relationships
on August 04, 2019
Trauma bonding is the biological addiction to the abuser and the ups and downs of the relationship. This need for affection is like a drug.... Read full article
by Dr. Farrah Hauke, Psy.D. on May 27, 2019
Can psychological treatment stop emotional eating?
by Dr. Farrah Hauke, Psy.D. on May 27, 2019
While we usually think of emotions such as frustration, loneliness, anger, fear, and boredom as triggers for impulsive or binge eating, even happiness and the urge to celebrate can cause us to eat emotionally.... Read full article
by J.D. Murphy, LMFT on May 23, 2019
What underlies your addiction? Consider trauma/PTSD
by J.D. Murphy, LMFT on May 23, 2019
PTSD and trauma are well-known risk factors for both alcohol and drug use. Many people with PTSD use substances to self-medicate their symptoms.... Read full article
on November 12, 2018
The Healing Power of Connection
on November 12, 2018
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
by Batya Yaniger on October 18, 2017
Logotherapy in a nutshell
by Batya Yaniger on October 18, 2017
Logotherapy is a school of psychology and a philosophy based on the idea that we are motivated to live purposefully and meaningfully, and that we find meaning in life as a result of responding authentically to life's challenges.... Read full article
on October 09, 2017
Eating disorder treatment
on October 09, 2017
Anorexia Nervosa is a life-threatening disorder characterized by extremely low body weight and an unhealthy fear of weight gain. If left untreated, this eating disorder can lead to self-starvation and death.... Read full article
on June 14, 2017
Learn to cope with grief
on June 14, 2017
Are you struggling with the loss of a loved one? Is it hard to cope with grief? In therapy, you will be supported in coming to terms with the relationship you had, finding the experience you need to recover, & reducing the pain of your loss.... Read full article
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