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2014-10-16 23:13:00

Clinical Psychologist and anxiety specialist Dr. Francine Rosenberg with Morris Psychological Group Provides Tips for Understanding and Treating Impulse Control Disorder Trichotillomania. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Many young girls and grown women play with their hair. Often they unconsciously twirl it around a finger, especially when they're bored or tired. It's a harmless habit. Of more consequence is trichotillomania, a disorder characterized by a recurrent,...

2014-10-10 00:20:50

ZURICH, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On today's WHO World Mental Health Day, the Jacobs Foundation, an international Zurich-based foundation supporting child and youth development, announces the recipients of this year's Klaus J. Jacobs Awards. The Research Prize, endowed with 1 million Swiss francs (about 1 million USD), goes to Michael Meaney. The Best Practice Prize, which includes an award of 200,000 Swiss francs, goes to the trauma intervention program SHARPZ in Zambia. The...

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2014-09-28 01:00:25

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health While antidepressants are the most commonly used treatment for social anxiety disorder, new research suggests that cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is more effective and, unlike medication, can have lasting effects long after treatment has stopped. Social anxiety disorder is a psychiatric condition characterized by intense fear and avoidance of social situations and affects up to 13 percent of Americans and Europeans. Most people never...

2014-09-26 12:25:07

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Behavioral Health System, Wisconsin's largest, not-for-profit mental health and addiction services provider, is opening its first treatment center outside of Wisconsin in Tampa, Fla., on Monday, September 29. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140926/148629 According to Eric Storch, Ph.D., clinical director for Rogers Behavioral Health--Tampa Bay, and professor of pediatrics, psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences at USF Health...

2014-09-16 12:31:18

OCONOMOWOC, Wis., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Memorial Hospital is using September's National Recovery Month to announce it is enhancing addiction treatment services at its Brown Deer, Kenosha, Madison and Oconomowoc locations. Rogers will expand its "dual diagnosis" services to address not only addictive disorders but also psychiatric disorders such as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and psychological trauma, which often co-occur with...

2014-08-12 23:12:44

In its mission to provide quality autism treatment, Working With Autism is increasing the reach and effectiveness of its services by supplementing the size of its team with 3 new BCBA case supervisors. The new team members will allow WWA to continue meeting the increasing demand for quality empirically supported therapies for autistic children in Los Angeles County. Encino, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Working With Autism (WWA) has been working tirelessly to help families gain access to a...

2014-07-23 23:31:33

The Family Therapy Training Institute of Miami (FTTIM) is discounting new certifications in Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT®). For a limited time up to 2 therapists can present to the BSFT Certification Panel at no charge upon completing their training. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 To help offset the typical summer slump in funding streams, the Family Therapy Training Institute of Miami is reducing the cost of new contracts to train clinicians in the award-winning model...

2014-07-16 23:09:07

New to Tennessee, Behavioral Foundations has started working with local families in the Knoxville area to offer consultation, therapy and support services that are based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Individuals on the Autism spectrum face unique challenges in areas like language, socialization, sensory integration and some levels of cognition. No two individuals on the Autism spectrum will face the same combination of...

2014-07-14 23:07:46

The Cabin Chiang Mai, Asia’s leading inpatient addiction treatment centre, recently launched its new Alumni Community website – a free comprehensive aftercare service for clients who complete treatment, to help them maintain lifelong recovery wherever they live in the world. (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 The Cabin Chiang Mai, Asia’s leading inpatient addiction treatment centre, recently launched its new Alumni Community website – a free comprehensive aftercare service for clients who...

2014-07-10 12:31:11

OCONOMOWOC, Wis., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialists from Rogers Memorial Hospital will participate in the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF) 21st Annual OCD Conference, which takes place July 18-20 in Los Angeles, Calif. Among the experts participating will be Bradley C. Riemann, Ph.D., clinical director of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Center and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Services; Stephanie Eken, M.D., FAAP, medical director of the Child Center; and...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.