Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 11:00 EDT

Latest Clinical psychology Stories

2013-08-26 12:25:14

Stanley Graubart celebrates his path towards becoming a Marriage and Family Therapist. SAN CARLOS, Calif., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Stanley Graubart wishes to celebrate his life as a successful therapist in the area of Marriage and Family counseling. Although he did not originally intend on becoming involved with the field of psychology, he cannot express how happy he is to have discovered his true calling. He enjoys spending time with his patients and getting to learn...

2013-08-26 12:25:10

Jayne Lessard has spent over thirty years working as a therapist and counselor. Jayne Lessard's primary work focuses on marriage and family counseling, but she sees many people delay seeking professional help. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Jayne Lessard is a professional counselor with years of experience in and out of private practice. In 2013, Jayne Lessard celebrated a successful 32-year career as a professional counselor and, despite the number of...

2013-08-20 23:30:09

Morris Psychological Group, PA announces they will be offering free screenings for depression on October 10, 2013 from 4:30-8:30 at the Rockaway Townsquare Mall (Macy’s Court). After completing a screening, participants will receive referral information to local resources and agencies that can offer further evaluation and treatment if necessary. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Morris Psychological Group, PA announces they will be offering free screenings for depression on October...

2013-08-18 23:02:44

Lifestage, Inc in Smithtown, NY offers skills, techniques and best practices using applied improvisation to foster emotional intelligence in psychotherapy, counseling and educational groups. Smithtown, NY (PRWEB) August 18, 2013 Creative arts therapist, trainer/consultant and writer/performer Jude Treder-Wolff and Nicholas Wolff, trainer and psychotherapist in private practice will co-facilitate “Improvisation For Developing Emotional Intelligence: A Workshop for Clinicians and...

2013-08-14 23:03:17

Dr. Charles Swenson will present ‘Individual Therapy in DBT’ Sept. 26-27, 2013, as part of Clearview Treatment Programs’ Clinical Workshop Series. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 Because of the challenging nature of treating people with severe emotional dysregulation, it can be difficult to navigate individual Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) therapy sessions effectively. On Thursday, Sept. 26, and Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, DBT expert Charles Swenson, M.D., will focus on...

2013-08-14 23:02:27

Gold Sponsor of Vancouver BrainSolutions Conference to Discuss How to Help Young People Overcome Self-Destructive Mental Health Issues Kelowna, British Columbia (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 NeurVana is a progressive residential treatment and wellness program for young people with self-destructive behavioral, emotional and psychological problems. Located in a spectacular British Columbia setting, the unique program combines advanced neuro-therapy technology with holistic wellness and...

Grandparent-Adult Grandchild Bond Cancels Out Depression Systems
2013-08-12 11:13:26

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study presented today at the American Sociological Association's annual meeting in New York City indicated that grandparents and grandchildren can have a significant beneficial psychological effect on each other. "We found that an emotionally close grandparent-adult grandchild relationship was associated with fewer symptoms of depression for both generations," said study co-author Sara M. Moorman, an assistant professor in the...

2013-08-11 23:03:10

The relationship between grief and depression following bereavement has generated much debate in the psychological community and public media. A new article by Rochelle Perper, Ph.D., “Grief, Depression and the DSM-5,” sheds new light on the subject, and can help both clinicians and the general public achieve a greater understanding of the clinical challenges and options for treating these conditions. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 The relationship between grief and depression...

2013-08-11 23:02:07

7 Days To Emotional Freedom created by Robert Mantell is a new audio program that instructs people how to get rid of anxiety, and how to have complete control of themselves and their emotions. A full 7 Days To Emotional Freedom overview on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 7 Days To Emotional Freedom created by Robert Mantell is a new audio program that instructs people how to get rid of anxiety, and how to have...

2013-08-08 14:29:05

Delivering a two-year intervention program to disruptive kindergarten children could help prevent substance use in adolescence, according to a new study published in the British Journal of Psychiatry. Alcohol and drug use are highly prevalent and problematic among young people, and the link between childhood behaviour problems and adolescent substance misuse is well-recognized. In this study, Canadian researchers set out to examine whether a two-year prevention program in childhood could...


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...

More Articles (4 articles) »