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2014-05-19 10:03:37

Can psychological intervention help women adapt to the stresses of breast cancer?

2014-05-14 23:06:03

San Diego-based cognitive therapy center established three new group therapy treatment programs. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Today, Therapy Changes

New Cellular Study Indicates Schizophrenia Begins In The Womb
2014-05-14 10:13:48

New research from a large team of American researchers has revealed evidence that schizophrenia may originate during fetal development in the womb.

2014-05-12 23:03:38

Therapist Researcher Al R Zia of Ann Arbor, MI produced amazing results in his first batch of clinical trials with Parkinson's Disease ended May 1st, 2014 via CranioSacral Integrative therapy.

2014-05-12 23:02:21

New Approach to Mastery Certification in Manual Therapy (MCMT) in Physical Therapy Education Offers Increase in Clinical Success as Reported by Hands-On Seminars Astoria,

2014-05-09 23:10:15

A speaker known for frankness, sensitivity and humor, Mr. Stucker’s talk will center on how families and employers can help those with mental health challenges recover.

2014-05-08 23:14:17

The NBCC Foundation has awarded Collin Nordby of Indiana, Pennsylvania, a 2014 rural scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 The NBCC Foundation,

2014-05-07 23:11:26

Dr. Robert Moss discusses the Clinical Biopsychology Model as a brain-based psychotherapy approach from its origin to its current status.

2014-05-07 10:52:24

People who grew up with a parent who abused alcohol may be 85 percent more likely to attempt suicide than people whose parents did not abuse alcohol.


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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