It seemed innocent enough: The older man/younger woman "forbidden love" story, but now the media refuses to correct its narrative to show Lucas is just a vile predator victimizing a teenage girl.
Understanding the part that the brain plays in PTSD for the layman. The more information a survivor has about their PTSD, the better chance they have in recovery.
Understanding complex PTSD symptoms and origins is an important first step in finding a PTSD treatment that takes into account the troubles with intimacy and trust, and the pervasive identity issues, that are often not...
Cognitive Therapy is one of the approaches for the treatment of depression. According to Aaron Beck, depressed persons consistently view self, the future and the world in a negative way.
Emetophobia is a fear of vomiting that can cause great stress for those who suffer from it. Which treatments are most effective will be investigated. (Co-written by Cameo Behr)
I discuss my experience working in a psychiatric hospital. This was my first job after earning my undergraduate degree in psychology.
EMDR gives hope to many that still suffer from the traumas of war, rape, molestation, accidents, but also from parental neglect, the loss of a loved one and many other events of life. It doesn't last long, it doesn't...
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)is a therapy that can work without drugs to effect relief from certain stress and anxiety disorders. An account of the author's successful experience as a patient.
Glenn Close and her family, have gone public with the family battle with mental illness. Why would Ms Close to this? To dispel the myths, and the stigmas which are based on fear and ignorance.
→ While the effects of life trauma on the individual are an advancing area of psychological study, the point of intersection of PTSD and personality is not yet well understood. Recent research is beginning to shed...