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How Traumas Create Negative Patterns in Relationships By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D. 8/13/19

How Traumas Create Negative Patterns in Relationships By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D. 8/13/19 Traumas are extreme life events that threaten your physical or psychological survival. A percentage of people who experience traumas have clinically diagnosable post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but many more have trauma-related symptoms like physiological reactivity to triggers, panic attacks, chronic anxiety, feelings of anger or numbness, or a loss of… Read More How Traumas Create Negative Patterns in Relationships By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D. 8/13/19

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First Therapy Session? 4 Treatment Types, Explained By Timothy Carey on September 14, 2019

First Therapy Session? 4 Treatment Types, Explained By Timothy Carey on September 14, 2019 n any year, one in five people will experience symptoms of a mental illness. While drug treatments are widely used and can be effective, they sometimes come with troubling side-effects such as weight gain, headaches, and fatigue. Talking therapies can be just as effective for a number… Read More First Therapy Session? 4 Treatment Types, Explained By Timothy Carey on September 14, 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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“20 Reasons Therapy should be renamed Hope” by Dr. Vanessa Brown, Two Paths Integrative Wellness LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

      In my 10 years of working in the mental health field, I know that therapy sometimes gets a bad reputation and I also know of its ability to change lives.  Coming from a family of staunch farmers and union workers, I’ve heard my share of “talking to a shrink is like throwing… Read More “20 Reasons Therapy should be renamed Hope” by Dr. Vanessa Brown, Two Paths Integrative Wellness LLC, Farmington Hills, MI 48334