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Spring arrival no cure for depression, mental health expert warns By Lana Mini For MediaNews Group Mar 11, 2019

Spring arrival no cure for depression, mental health expert warns By Lana Mini For MediaNews Group Mar 11, 2019 With the arrival of spring, many people look for sun and warmer weather to fight the winter blues, but it’s not a cure for individuals with major depression or other forms of serious mental illness. In… Read More Spring arrival no cure for depression, mental health expert warns By Lana Mini For MediaNews Group Mar 11, 2019

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What Is My Duty to Warn? Lambert and Wertheimer Published Online: Jan 11th 2016

What Is My Duty to Warn? KRISTEN LAMBERT, J.D., M.S.W., L.I.C.S.W., , MOIRA WERTHEIMER, J.D., R.N., C.P.H.R.M. Published Online:11 Jan 2016https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.pn.2016.1b1 Laws governing mental health professionals’ “duty to warn” vary by state, but here are some general principles to guide you. Although psychiatrists are legally required to protect the confidentiality of mental health information disclosed by… Read More What Is My Duty to Warn? Lambert and Wertheimer Published Online: Jan 11th 2016

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Book of the Month: Courage to Change- One Day at a Time in Al-Anon II

Therapist’s Pick/Book of the Month Therapist: Dawn Krull MA, MS, TLLP Theme: Substance Use/Abuse, Recovery, Natural Supports Courage to Change- One Day at a Time in Al-Anon II is a collection of daily readings, reminders, and affirmations specifically directed toward individuals whose lives have been affected by alcoholism. Each day of the year has its… Read More Book of the Month: Courage to Change- One Day at a Time in Al-Anon II

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What is maintenance sex? It may help strengthen your marriage By Wendy Rose Gould

What is maintenance sex? It may help strengthen your marriage A decrease in sex frequency is expected (and normal) in long term relationships. Here’s why you should consider scheduling some time in the bedroom. Jan. 13, 2019, 9:36 AM EST By Wendy Rose Gould Think back to those hungry, lusty days in your early relationship. The… Read More What is maintenance sex? It may help strengthen your marriage By Wendy Rose Gould

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Book of the Month: The Book of Chakra Healing by Lisa Simpson

Therapist’s Pick/Book of the Month Therapist: Dawn Krull MA, MS, TLLP Theme: Spirituality, Alternative Healing Practices   The Book of Chakra Healing is a great beginner guide to the Indian system of chakras. Chakras are often thought of as spinning centers of energy that can affect health and wellbeing. This book is colorful, bright, simple,… Read More Book of the Month: The Book of Chakra Healing by Lisa Simpson

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CBD Oil for Mental Health—Should You Take It Too? By: Peter Bongiorno ND, LAc

CBD Oil for Mental Health—Should You Take It Too? Is this supplement simply snake oil, or is it actually good for mental health? Posted Jan 07, 2019 on Psychologytoday.com Peter Bongiorno ND, LAc Inner Source About 20 percent of the population suffers from some form of anxiety. If you have anxiety, you may be looking for… Read More CBD Oil for Mental Health—Should You Take It Too? By: Peter Bongiorno ND, LAc

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New guidelines offer psychologists new ways to talk about masculinity By Dr. Anees Benferhat and Dr. Saumya Dave

New guidelines offer psychologists new ways to talk about masculinity. By Dr. Anees Benferhat and Dr. Saumya DaveJan 17, 2019 6:55 PM ET How is a man supposed to act? What is masculinity and when does it become toxic? And how should psychologists approach the concept of masculinity when seeing patients? These are questions an… Read More New guidelines offer psychologists new ways to talk about masculinity By Dr. Anees Benferhat and Dr. Saumya Dave