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2014-08-30 23:00:53

DailyGossip.org publishes a review on a new effective method for sufferers who are dealing with anxiety. The Panic Away program reveals a unique new remedy for panic attacks. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Daily Gossip magazine reveals in its "Panic Away" review a method that keeps anxiety and panic attacks under control with a simple and efficient method. The "Panic Away" program review describes this new method as an anxiety recovery program which promises...

2014-08-28 23:15:14

In response to the recent death of Robin Williams, grief expert, Edy Nathan MA, LCSW, discusses the trap of depression and how sufferers can potentially battle the disease. New York, New York (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 In the weeks after the untimely death of actor and comedian Robin Williams, world renowned grief expert made a statement on the overwhelming nature of untreated depression. Nathan points out that therapeutic assistance is necessary to help individuals realize that there is a...

2014-08-27 23:12:52

Were you mindful this summer or was your mind full? Worcester, MA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Begin the Fall season stress-free, stimulating the mind with enhanced awareness at Ivy Child’s yoga and mindfulness community programs. Classes will be offered in their new community programs location at the Central Rock Gym (299 Barber Ave, Worcester). Signature Fall offerings include:     MINDFULNESS MASALA FOR KIDS: Weekly mindfulness classes for kids led by Ivy Child...

2014-08-27 23:01:19

Florida Mental Health Counselors Association is the leading organization dedicated to the needs of mental health counseling professionals. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Millennium Treatment Group is proud to announce that they are now a sponsor for Florida Mental Health Counselors Association (FMHCA). The addiction treatment facility looks forward to the benefits the new sponsorship is sure to provide. FMHCA is an organization dedicated exclusively to meeting the professional...

2014-08-25 23:00:32

HealthForumOnline (HFO) announces recent updates to its online continuing education (CE) course, Response to Medical Illness: A Clinical Perspective on Trauma and Posttraumatic Growth - providing psychologisst, social workers, counselors and allied health professionals with theory- and evidence-based strategies to help patients cope with health-related trauma and promote psychological resilience to acute and/or chronic medical conditions. HFO offers over 95 online nationally-approved (APA,...

stress and anxiety
2014-08-25 05:13:53

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many Americans suffer from either anxiety or stress - or maybe even a bit of both. It is important to note that there is a difference between anxiety and stress. According to MedlinePlus, a service of the US National Institutes of Health, anxiety consists of symptoms that cause feelings of fear, unease and worry. On the other hand, stress consists of emotional or physical tension brought on by feelings from events or thoughts that...

2014-08-22 23:07:57

In an upcoming workshop, sponsored by Thought Technology Ltd., Dr. Inna Khazan shares her expertise in the field of biofeedback and mindfulness. Healthcare professionals will learn more about the benefits of combining the two techniques. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 On October 10, 2014, Dr. Inna Khazan will be in Montreal, Canada to present an in-depth workshop on mindfulness and biofeedback at Thought Technology's corporate headquarters. In the one-day workshop,...

2014-08-20 23:11:06

The new partnership aims to provide all mental health professionals with the necessary resources for an effective online presence Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 TherapySites, the leading website and online marketing company for mental health professionals, announced today its affiliation with the American Counseling Association of Vermont (ACA-VT). This new relationship allows TherapySites to continue to extend their online marketing solutions to ACA-VT members, adding...

Premiere Of Universal Pictures "Man Of the Year" - Arrivals
2014-08-19 05:17:09

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On August 11, 2014, people were rocked by the news that Robin Williams had committed suicide by asphyxiation. He hung himself according to one CNN article. For many, the shock was too confusing. Williams helped the world through his stage performances, shows, and movies. He did charity work, entertained the troops, and spread laughter to many. His sudden suicide hurt many. A Huffington Post report included a written statement from...

2014-08-18 23:09:25

The depression that contributed to the tragic passing of Robin Williams has raised awareness of a novel method for treating depression, Emotional Brain Training (EBT) that helps people rewire the brain circuits encoded by stress that can cause depression. Marin County, California (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 In the Marin County community in which Robin Williams grew up and recently died, a novel method of treating depression has been developed. Lifelong Marin resident, Laurel Mellin, PhD,...


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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