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How Faith Helps Depression

By Therese J. Borchard Associate Editor ~ 3 min read A substantial amount of research points to the benefits of faith to mitigate symptoms of depression. In one study, for example, researchers at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts, found that belief in God was associated with better treatment outcomes. They followed 159 individuals over the course of a year to examine...[ read more ]

Apps for Depression

By Lauren Walters ~ 1 min read Introduction Do you suffer from Major Depressive Disorder?  Are you looking for ways to overcome depression?  Try looking on your phone for ways to overcome Major Depressive Disorder.  This article will explore apps for Major Depressive Disorder. Health Through Breath The first app that individuals with Major Depressive Disorder can benefit from is...[ read more ]

Anger Predicts More Time Before Depression

By LaRae LaBouff ~ 1 min read [caption id="attachment_1904" align="alignleft" width="330"] Anger Predicts More Time Before Depression[/caption] Anger is a natural feeling. People have varying degrees of temperament, but everyone feels some sort of anger from mildly annoyed to enraged. However, there comes a point where frequent anger becomes a problem. Anger often leads to ruminating about perceived wrongs, which...[ read more ]

The 5 Stages of Grief & Loss

By Julie Axelrod ~ 4 min read [caption id="attachment_4516" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The 5 Stages of Grief & Loss[/caption]   The 5 Stages of Grief & Loss The 5 stages of grief and loss are: 1. Denial and isolation; 2. Anger; 3. Bargaining; 4. Depression; 5. Acceptance. People who are grieving do not necessarily go through the stages in the same...[ read more ]

Your Emotions After Miscarriage

By DrEmmaBasch in psychcentral   ~ 2 min read [caption id="attachment_4436" align="aligncenter" width="205"] Your Emotions After Miscarriage[/caption]     Your Emotions After Miscarriage Now that we’ve discussed some of the facts about miscarriage and why it occurs, I wanted to devote some time to exploring common emotional reactions to miscarriage There is no one way you are supposed to feel...[ read more ]

Married to Someone with Sex Addiction: Is Divorce the Only Option?

January 10, 2011 • Contributed by Janie Lacy, LMHC, NCC, CSAS, Sex Addiction Topic Expert Contributor [caption id="attachment_4288" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Married to Someone with Sex Addiction: Is Divorce the Only Option?[/caption]    Married to Someone with Sex Addiction: Is Divorce the Only Option? Has my entire marriage been a lie? Am I to blame? Is there any hope for my...[ read more ]

When Life Feels Out of Control, Focus on Yourself

By Sharon Martin, LCSW ~ 3 min read Life has a way of surprising us – sometimes in wonderful ways and sometimes challenging us in ways we never could have imagined. Most of us like to feel in control. We like things to be predictable. We like it when we can plan something and make it happen. We like it...[ read more ]

Teenage Rebellion & Parental Freak Outs

Reported on ScienceDaily.com: “In a study, teens rarely talked to their parents about potentially risky online experiences. Parents and children often have much different perceptions of and reactions to the same online situations. Some of these situations may include cyberbullying, sexual exchanges and viewing inappropriate content online.” “When you asked why teens didn’t talk to their parents, a lot of...[ read more ]

The 3 Most Dangerous Things to Say in a Relationship

By Harriet Pappenheim, LCSW ~ 2 min read [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="346"] The 3 Most Dangerous Things to Say in a Relationship[/caption] Almost every relationship article mentions the Big C: Communication. But what if your words are doing more harm than good? Language is a powerful force, and what you say to your partner on impulse could be doing a...[ read more ]

ADHD And Anxiety

By Lauren Walters in Psych Central ~ 1 min read Introduction of ADHD and Anxiety In my previous article, I discussed the correlation between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Depression.  I will discuss the correlation between Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Anxiety and the symptoms of an Anxiety Disorder.  I will also list various scales for diagnosing Anxiety Disorders. ADHD And...[ read more ]




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