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Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Pervasive development disorders, now formally called autism spectrum disorders are a group of childhood disorders characterized by problems with socializing and…

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Oppositional Defiant Disorder: More Than Just a Temper Tantrum

Oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) is defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) as a recurrent pattern of angry/irritable…

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Nutrition and Substance Abuse

Proper nutrition and hydration are key to the substance abuse healing process because they help restore physical and mental health and…

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NBA is Taking A Stance Against Mental Health Stigma

NBA is Taking A Stance Against Mental Health Stigma In support of Mental Health Awareness Month and in support of its…

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EMDR for Substance Abuse Treatment

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy was originally discovered as an approach to work with traumatic events. The American psychologist…

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Double-edge Sword of Yoga as a Form of Self-Care

Eating disorders are among the most common mental health disorders that contribute to extreme physical stress on the body. Eating disorders…

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Treating Trauma: Exposure Therapy vs. EMDR

Emotional and psychological trauma is the result of extraordinarily stressful events that shattered an individual’s sense of security, making them feel…

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Common Myths About Bullying Debunked

Bullying is more than name-calling on the playground; it is a form of verbal, physical and emotional abuse that can lead…

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Ways to Help Yourself if You’re a Survivor of Suicide Loss

International Survivors of Suicide Day is a national awareness day that takes place this year on November 18th and is organized…

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Withdrawal Effects of Quitting Antidepressants

It is quite common to hear stories of individuals who are trying to recover from a drug or alcohol addiction to…

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