In: Trauma

Risky Business: Habits and Behaviors that Increase the Risk of Developing a Mental Health Disorder

According to statistics, approximately one in five Americans will be affected by a mental health condition at least once in their…

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What’s Eating Our Patients? The Link Relationship between Trauma and Eating Disorders

Although the evidence to suggest that eating disorders (ED) have a biological basis has been described as irrefutable (e.g., Strober &…

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Debunking Common Addiction Treatment Myths

Addiction is defined by the inability to abstain from a drug craving or unhealthy behavior, which results in biological and psychological…

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Dissociative Identity Disorder

Dissociative identity disorder, commonly refereed to as multiple personality disorder, is a severe posttraumatic psychopathology disorder characterized by the disruption of…

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National Prevention Week for Mental Health and Substance Abuse: May 15-20th 2017

Mental health disorders and substance abuse disorder affect millions of people in the United States each year. These disorders are often…

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National Foster Care Month: The Link Between Foster Care and Mental Health Disorders

May is National Foster Care Month, a month dedicated to recognizing the time and commitment from foster parents, family members, volunteers,…

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What It Feels Like to Have a Panic Attack

Find Out What It Feels Like to Have a Panic Attack People who suffer from panic attacks confess that while they…

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How to Spot Mental Health Red Flags

Teen Angst vs. Teen Anxiety: How to Spot Mental Health Red Flags Worried about the emotional state of your teen or…

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Why Today’s Teens Are More Depressed Than Ever

Why Today’s Teens Are More Depressed Than Ever After a decline in the 1990s, the number of young people that commit…

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What is Art Therapy and How It Can Help Me?

Art Therapy: Is it Art, Therapy, or Both? Survivors and Experts Describe the Process “I was suffering from an eating disorder,…

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