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By Carolyn Reinach Wolf on April 01, 2019 in From the Desk of the Mental Health Lawyer
Colleges and families must take proactive, preventive steps to identify and support young people suffering from PTSD, anxiety, depression, and grief.
By Ann Diamond Weinstein Ph.D. on March 31, 2019 in From the Beginning
Trauma-informed care in the perinatal period reduces traumatization of mothers-to-be, re-traumatization of survivors of past trauma, and impacts of traumatic stress on offspring.
By Anthony Feinstein PhD., M.D. on March 30, 2019 in The Trauma of Bearing Witness
Have you ever thought about the concept of moral injury?
By Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D. on March 27, 2019 in How to Be Yourself
Discussing past traumas is vital to recovery.
By Meaghan Mobbs on March 26, 2019 in The Debrief
What is survivor's guilt? Know how to recognize it and what to do if you have it.
By Forrest Talley Ph.D. on March 23, 2019 in Relationship Emporium
An HBO documentary about Michael Jackson's relationship with young boys makes it a good time to look at how children are groomed to be abused.
By Diane Roberts Stoler Ed.D. on March 18, 2019 in The Resilient Brain
Many people associate PTSD with soldier ,or terrorist attack survivors. However, it is important to know that anyone who experiences a traumatic event can suffer from symptoms.
By Michelle Carr Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in Dream Factory
Presenting pleasant scents during sleep could provide a complementary approach to improving sleep quality and dream emotional tone in PTSD patients.
By James F. Zender Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in The New Normal
By Teresa Gil Ph.D. on March 18, 2019 in Breaking the Silence
Coping with overwhelming feelings and the link to child abuse
By George Michelsen Foy on March 15, 2019 in Shut Up and Listen!
The culture of ease at any price may be contributing to sickness and discontent.
By Robert Schweitzer Ph.D. on March 15, 2019 in Global Events
A recent report points to psychosocial dimensions of refugee resettlement, but the needs of people from refugee backgrounds are more complex.
By Timothy Pytell Ph.D. on March 14, 2019 in On Authoritarian Therapy
An exchange on PTSD between a theologian and a humanist.
By James F. Zender Ph.D. on March 14, 2019 in The New Normal
New hope for traumatic brain injury recovery.
By Beverly Engel L.M.F.T. on March 06, 2019 in The Compassion Chronicles
Carrying the secret of childhood sexual abuse into adulthood.
By Seth J. Gillihan Ph.D. on March 06, 2019 in Think, Act, Be
It can be really hard to talk about the most painful moments of our lives. Yet for many of us, it's a crucial part of our recovery.
By Jennie Lannette MSW, LCSW on March 04, 2019 in PTSD Quest
Therapies that focus on fully accepting yourself are among the most effective for treating PTSD.
By Christopher Bergland on March 04, 2019 in The Athlete's Way
Psychedelic microdosing is a hot topic. New animal research suggests that microdosing DMT may have some positive effects on mental health, but may also have unexpected drawbacks.
By Jamie D. Aten Ph.D. on March 04, 2019 in Hope + Resilience
Not sure how to help after Sunday's deadly tornadoes? Advice from APA's Psychological Trauma Editor on recognizing and responding to PTSD.
By Kristen Wheldon Psy.D. on February 25, 2019 in Psychology on Fire
What are psychologists doing in fire departments and why is it important to your community?
By Shireen Jeejeebhoy on February 19, 2019 in Concussion Is Brain Injury
Chronic conditions are never static and require a stable relationship with the treating physician to be best managed. People with brain injury and PTSD are chronic care patients.
By Imi Lo on February 17, 2019 in Living with Emotional Intensity
You are most likely a deep thinker, an intuitive feeler, and an extraordinary observer. You are prone to existential depression and anxiety, but you also know beauty and rapture.
By Michael S. Scheeringa M.D. on February 16, 2019 in Stress Relief
The half-hearted use of CBT techniques has been the main way CBT is practiced in the community. A few payers are getting serious about trying to change that.
By Arash Javanbakht M.D. on February 16, 2019 in The Many Faces of Anxiety and Trauma
Less is discussed on impact of shooting on the rest of society: those who survived or lost someone; those who were in the vicinity, first responders; and those who hear about it.
By Stevan Weine, M.D. on February 15, 2019 in Cafes Around the World
Correcting the falsehoods being spread about refugees.
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