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2014-05-04 23:00:19

Irina Firstein announces alcohol addiction counseling. (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 Irina Firstein, one of NYC's therapists, is pleased to announce her new guide alcohol addiction counseling. With this new guide, Irina hopes to provide a source of comfort and support for those in need of support, and guidance, when facing alcohol addiction. Irina Firstein uses Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral, Mindfulness based therapies and later in treatment, if appropriate, EMDR Therapy when stable...

2014-04-30 23:25:09

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Bonnie McClurd of Ellijay, Georgia, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation rural scholarship to Bonnie McClurd of Ellijay, Georgia. The rural scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to practicing in rural areas upon graduation. The mission of the NBCC Foundation is to leverage the...

2014-04-30 23:15:46

The interdisciplinary Functional Restoration Program helps patients understand and resolve many aspects of their chronic pain. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Healthpointe psychologist, Dr. Levon Margolin Ph.D., has initiated a new behavioral medicine program entitled the Functional Restoration Program. This program is focused on helping patients with chronic pain. Dr. Margolin, a graduate in the field of clinical psychology from Walden University, is a licensed psychologist and the...

2014-04-30 23:03:52

Affordable counseling is now available through Dawning Phoenix in Gainesville. DawnEchols, a licensed professional counselor, is the owner and Executive Director of Dawning Phoenix. Gainesville, Georgia (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Dawning Phoenix is a full service counseling practice providing effective solutions to life’s problems. Private therapy, for individuals, couples & partners, and families is available, along with group therapy and mediation services, commonly called conflict...

2014-04-29 23:20:23

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Dorice Timko of Jonesport, Maine, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation rural scholarship to Dorice Timko of Jonesport, Maine. The rural scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to practicing in rural areas upon graduation. The mission of the NBCC Foundation is to leverage the power...

2014-04-28 23:11:32

The new partnership aims to provide all mental health professionals with the necessary resources for an effective online presence. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with Marin CAMFT. This new relationship allows TherapySites to continue to extend their online marketing solutions to Marin CAMFT members, adding exclusive benefits and promotional offers. “The...

2014-04-24 23:17:16

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Courtney Koch of Ravenwood, Missouri, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation rural scholarship to Courtney Koch of Ravenwood, Missouri. The rural scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to practicing in rural areas upon graduation. The mission of the NBCC Foundation is to leverage...

2014-04-24 16:28:45

OCONOMOWOC, Wis., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jerry L. Halverson, M.D., FAPA, and Rachel C. Leonard, Ph.D., members of the psychiatric team at Rogers Memorial Hospital, will be featured presenters at the Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA), May 3-7, in New York City. The largest annual psychiatric meeting, the APA conference draws more than 16,000 attendees from around the globe, with a variety of mental health professionals and advocates including...

2014-04-23 08:24:16

DUBLIN, Apr. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qbtwvc/global_depression ) has announced the addition of the "Global Depression Drugs Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the Global Depression Drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 2.49 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the...

2014-04-22 23:16:31

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Sheena Freeman of Enfield, North Carolina, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC), recently awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation rural scholarship to Sheena Freeman of Enfield, North Carolina. The rural scholarship is awarded to counseling students who commit to practicing in rural areas upon graduation. The mission of the NBCC Foundation is to...


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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