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2014-01-21 23:29:27

The current issue of New Therapist magazine introduces practicing psychotherapists and other mental health professionals to this new brain-based approach in psychotherapy integration. Greenville, South Carolina (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Clinical psychologist Robert A. Moss, Ph.D., FACPN, FAACP, is the author of the article titled, “Brain-Based Views on Psychotherapy Integration: Clinical Biopsychology” that is based on the cortical column brain code theory (Dimensional Systems Model)...

2014-01-21 10:57:23

Fewer chances to marry is another consequence A novel examination of the long-lasting consequences that World War II had on continental Europeans finds that living in a war-torn country increased the likelihood of a number of physical and mental problems later in life. Experiencing the war was associated with a greater chance of suffering from diabetes, depression and heart disease as older adults, according to the study. Because so many men died during the conflict, the war also...

2014-01-21 10:55:45

The first 30 seconds of a social encounter is crucial for people with symptoms of schizophrenia for establishing contact with people, according to new research carried out at Queen Mary University of London. Using motion capture technology more commonly found in the film industry, the researchers studied social interactions of patients in a group and analysed the patterns of verbal and non-verbal communication. Publishing in the journal PLOS ONE today (Monday 20 January), researchers...

2014-01-20 23:23:55

Social Anxiety Secrets designed by Todd Snyder is the latest program that teaches people how to build their confidence and self-esteem quickly and easily. A full review on the site Vinamy.com indicates if Social Anxiety Secrets is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Social anxiety disorder, also known as social phobia, is a strong fear of being embarrassed and being judged by other people. Social Anxiety Secrets is the latest program that teaches people how to improve their...

2014-01-20 23:03:01

Treatment center participated in marriage and family therapists' event Reseda, Calif. (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 The Discovery House was a co-sponsor of the San Fernando Valley Chapter of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (SFV-CAMFT) event. The annual board member installation event, which took place on Jan. 19, 2014, was held at the Woodland Hills Country Club, in Woodland Hills, Calif. The event brought together marriage and family therapists and other...

2014-01-18 23:04:22

How To Free Yourself From Trauma Phobias And Anxiety In 7 Days Or Less designed by Robert Mantell is the latest program that teaches people how to make most forms of anxiety and fear disappear forever. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if How To Free Yourself From Trauma Phobias And Anxiety In 7 Days Or Less is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 How To Free Yourself From Trauma Phobias And Anxiety In 7 Days Or Less, made by Robert Mantell, is the...

2014-01-18 23:02:17

Announcing a New Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society (JINS) New York, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2014 Dr. Stephen M. Rao, the Ralph and Luci Schey Chair and Director of the Schey Center for Cognitive Neuroimaging at Cleveland Clinic, has begun his tenure as the Editor-in-Chief of JINS. Published by Cambridge University Press on behalf of the International Neuropsychological Society, JINS publishes empirically-based articles covering all areas of...

2014-01-16 23:30:30

CEU360.com, powered by HomeCEUConnection.com, is set to increase awareness of their solution for creating and delivering customized company messaging, continuing education, and training materials at the 2014 APTA Combined Sections Meeting in Las Vegas from February 3rd through 6th. Plano, TX (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 CEU360.com, powered by HomeCEUConnection.com, is readying to connect with Physical Therapy professionals and increase awareness of their comprehensive team learning solution...

2014-01-15 23:25:50

This new partnership between TherapySites and the American Psychotherapy Association will provide mental health professionals with the necessary resources for an effective online presence. Boulder, Colorado (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with the American Psychotherapy Association. The new relationship means TherapySites will allow an unprecedented number of mental...

2014-01-14 23:27:15

Peer-reviewed articles and professional conference papers, as well as general audience presentations, introduced many to how a brain-code theory explains psychological problems and treatment. Greenville, South Carolina (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Over the past 13 months, Dr. Robert A. Moss has authored 4 peer-reviewed articles and 2 other professional articles on a comprehensive brain model and its applications to the understanding and treatment of psychological problems. In addition, he...


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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