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  • 'Psychosocial therapy' helps prevent repeat suicide
    'Psychosocial therapy' helps prevent repeat suicide attempts
    A new Danish study has found that repeat suicide attempts and deaths by suicide fell by a fourth in people who had a certain type of short-term “psychosocial therapy.”Called “talk therapy-focused suicide prevention,” the...
  • Teenager
    Few kids taking ADHD drugs get psychotherapy
    Only about one quarter of commercially insured children who are treated with drugs for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) also receive psychotherapy, according to a new RAND Corporation study. Published as a research letter in the...
  • Libro Copia
    Reading Heals
    “You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were...
  • PSYCHED in San Francisco
    PSYCHED: Psychotherapy Center in San Francisco is Crazy Cool
    Each Friday, a local Bay area business is featured with the intention to connect communities. These businesses are innovative, progressive and operate with their community in mind. If you know of a local Bay area business with an entrepreneurial...
  • Social Anxiety Disorders
    Therapist May Positively Impact People With Social Anxiety Disorders
    A common psychological condition, social anxiety disorder (considered a phobia), can be treated by either psychotherapy or medications or a combination of both. Typically, those suffering from generalized anxiety about everyday social encounters,...
  • Is therapy for you
    Is therapy for you
    Have you ever wondered if you could benefit from participating in psychotherapy? To assess this you must first answer the question, do you have dysfunction in your life? If your answer is no, you are probably in denial and perhaps a few sessions...
  • ”Getting Regulated”
    Getting regulated
    Neurofeedback has become known in addiction treatment as a phenomenon in brain regulation and has been creating quite a stir in the mental healh community today. Many clinicians refer to this holistic approach as a means for the brain to learn to...
  • Horse-Assisted Therapy is giving many patients break through healing
    Horse-Assisted Therapy is giving many patients break through healing
    With the help of the Dr.Oz Show and the Dr.Phil Show, Horse-assisted therapy EAP is nationally recognized as an effective form of alternative treatment for addiction, depression, eating disorders, autism and recovery from trauma, disabilities,...
  • Demon stories
    Demon stories
    Anyone who dismisses demon stories as fiction has not been on the freeway lately. Some dismiss the Bible’s demon stories as ancient ignorance. Carlton Cornett writes that ‘For a professional pursuit that prides itself on its...
  • Prescription drugs
    Can faith restore mental health?
    Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. For by it the elders obtained a good report. Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made...
  • emphaty
    Empathy is not a magic word
    Since I started to practice professional counseling, people have asked the same question: “How do you not let the problems of others get to you?” The answer is a little more complicated than what most of you might think.At school, we...
  • Joni Adams
    Kingwood Psychotherapy & Assessment Center
    Ever felt like the only way you could muster up a smile would be to stand on your head? Wouldn't it be nice to have better relationships with those you care about, improved sleep and concentration, and the ability to relax and put your worries...
  • A Refuge
    The Lady Psychologist and her Magic Horse
    I walk by her brick-red office often and I’ve often wondered about the ‘Alternative Therapies’ advertised on the sign outside. Lately there’s been a signboard or menu of types of services offered within, ranging from...
  • The healing energy of forgiveness (Video)
    The healing energy of forgiveness (Video)
    Many spiritual and meta-physical healing methods can and should be used in conjunction with traditional psychotherapy and medicine. For example, in the case of severe depression, medication may be necessary. For further example, in the case of...
  • Wellbutrin
    Hope for antidepressants and psychotherapy
    Some psychiatrists prescribe antidepressants and give information to the patient about side effects; without encouraging psychotherapy. The importance of complementing psychotherapy withan antidepressantis beneficial in altering neuropathways by...