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2015-04-17 23:04:49

Stan Tatkin, PsyD, MFT, will provide a keynote speech for the event April 24-26 alongside distinguished colleagues including Esther Perel, Harville Hendrix, and Ellyn Bader. Los

2015-04-16 23:10:49

Prospect Hill Academy Charter School has partnered with Ivy Child International to pilot daily in school mindfulness based learning classes for all students.

2015-04-15 23:11:14

Studies that show how physical problems can be relieved by proper address to the relationship between the physical and emotional will be presented by Hands-On Seminars Astoria,

2015-04-15 23:06:48

Great Lakes Psychology Group is very pleased to announce the addition of a “Find a Therapist” feature on its website.

2015-04-15 23:03:40

The study is the first to test the role of mindfulness in the relationship between workplace injustice and retaliation. (PRWEB) April 15, 2015 Practicing

2015-04-14 23:04:47

Company Leadership Team Reaches Next Milestone with Publication of The Mindful Diet: How to Transform Your Relationship with Food for Lasting Weight Loss and Vibrant Health Vero

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2015-04-10 11:56:10

If you're depressed or anxious, the last thing you want to do is drive to a therapist's office. This new suite of mental health care apps is here to help.

2015-04-07 23:04:53

In keeping with Castlewood’s commitment to remaining at the forefront of establishing and utilizing the best in evidence-based treatments for eating disorders, Castlewood staff publishes an

2015-04-07 23:03:33

Allegheny Health Network - Carnegie Mellon University Designed “TF-CBT Triangle of Life” App Helps Kids Build, Reinforce Healthy Coping and Life Skills in Fun, Accessible Way PITTSBURGH,

2015-04-06 16:25:19

Innovative direct sales company embodies the science of happiness that starts with learning, relationships, physical activity, experience and giving. PLANO, Texas, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/


Latest Clinical psychology Reference Libraries

Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...

Ornithophobia
2013-12-24 13:20:48

Ornithophobia is a type of specific phobia involving an irrational fear of birds. The origin of the word ornitho is Greek meaning bird and phobia is Greek meaning fear. The fear of birds is not uncommon and it comes from the menacing and darker image of some birds of prey. Some people might only fear predatory birds, such as vultures, while others can even be afraid of household pets like budgies. People who suffer from this phobia might fear that they will be attacked by a bird or might...

Achluophobia
2013-10-21 09:01:55

Achluophobia is a severe pathological fear of nighttime darkness. Other names for this fear include nyctophobia/myctophobia (from the Greek word for “night”), scotophobia (“darkness”), or lygophobia (“twilight”).  The fear of the dark is extremely common among children and is natural to some degree, but if it intensifies to the detriment of normal functioning it can be classified as pathological, and therefore a legitimate phobia. Some researchers, such as Sigmund Freud,...

Adjustment Disorder
2013-07-29 09:41:01

Adjustment Disorder is commonly known as situational disorder as well. It is often considered a significantly smaller situation than anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder with a usually less intense stressor than those of the more extreme disorders. Symptoms Because the disorders are similar, Adjustment Disorder and PTSD have similar symptoms like general loss of interest, a feeling of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety. Although they have similar symptoms, Adjustment...

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