Articles in Body Image, Learning Disabilities, Infertility and Trauma and PTSD

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on September 10, 2019
Bullying: How serious is this problem?
on September 10, 2019
If your child hasn't been bullied, they have witnessed it in the classroom. Here is what you can do as a parent to stop bullying... 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. Gerald Brown on June 14, 2019
Nurturing Self-Esteem and Self-Efficacy in Children
by Dr. Gerald Brown on June 14, 2019
Healthy self-esteem is a real strength for your child. Self-esteem helps a child deal with the many challenges in the world. Self-efficacy, the belief in one's abilities is equally important. ... 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
by Dr. Daniel Winarick, PhD on May 14, 2019
Understanding extended time on standardized tests
by Dr. Daniel Winarick, PhD on May 14, 2019
Some of us have issues that require more time on standardized tests in order to truly measure our abilities. Understanding who is eligible and how to apply is important for college-age students and their parents.... Read full article
by Pam Kelberg on May 07, 2019
Coping with Mother's Day and Infertility
by Pam Kelberg on May 07, 2019
A special day set aside for celebrating motherhood can be challenging for those struggling with infertility. It can be particularly difficult to be faced with reminders of a deep and personal issue that can be hard on any given day. ... 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 Pamela Kelberg on June 26, 2018
Coping with isolation and infertility
by Pamela Kelberg on June 26, 2018
Couples undergoing infertility often turn inward and stop confiding in family and friends because of the pain involved. If you are struggling with isolation and infertility, it’s important to reach out for help.... Read full article
on June 05, 2018
Attractive students get higher grades
on June 05, 2018
Appearances matter, even when it comes to academic performance! According to a study conducted by the Metropolitan State University of Denver, students considered more attractive got higher grades.... Read full article
by Jennifer Willemsen, MA, LMFT on December 11, 2017
Neurofeedback: Fact or fiction?
by Jennifer Willemsen, MA, LMFT on December 11, 2017
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
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