Mental Health

May 5th is World Maternal Mental Health Day

2021-04-09T14:39:26-05:00

On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 the fifth World Maternal Mental Health Day will be observed. This day is meant to raise awareness that any mother or mother-to-be can suffer from perinatal anxiety and mood disorders that can happen at any time during pregnancy, and up through the first 12 months after giving childbirth, and that [...]

May 5th is World Maternal Mental Health Day2021-04-09T14:39:26-05:00

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

2021-03-30T15:19:19-05:00

  Since 1949, the United States has observed Mental Health Awareness Month every May. There are many events across the county during the month that are held to bring awareness of mental health issues, reduce the stigma of having a mental illness, and the help available for mental health issues. Each year has a specific [...]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month2021-03-30T15:19:19-05:00

Recognizing Signs of Depression During the Holidays

2020-12-08T14:14:50-06:00

Recognizing Signs of Depression During the Holidays While the winter holidays are a joyful occasion for many, others find them a time filled with depression. You must recognize signs of depression in family members and friends so that you can help them seek appropriate treatment. The number of depressed people may rise acutely this [...]

Recognizing Signs of Depression During the Holidays2020-12-08T14:14:50-06:00

The Relationship Between Mental and Physical Health

2021-03-12T17:18:03-06:00

Unraveling the Relationship Between Mental and Physical Health There is an undeniable connection between mental and physical health. If you are struggling with physical health issues, then it is natural for your emotional health to suffer. The opposite is also true. If you are struggling with mental health issues, you can start experiencing more physical [...]

The Relationship Between Mental and Physical Health2021-03-12T17:18:03-06:00

Mental Health: Concerns For Older Adults

2020-06-04T17:43:11-05:00

Mental Health and Aging The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that an estimated 20% of people aged 55 and older have had a concern involving their mental health, while on average only 2 out of 3 of people in this age group received treatment for the issue. The regular physical effects of aging [...]

Mental Health: Concerns For Older Adults2020-06-04T17:43:11-05:00

Free Online Sources for Personal Enrichment During COVID-19

2020-07-23T18:50:30-05:00

Continuing To Make Personal Strides While it may be tempting to want to use this time to set big personal goals, it can be disappointing or frustrating when you may find that you just don’t have the energy needed to achieve them. What was perhaps a large ambition in the morning to master a musical [...]

Free Online Sources for Personal Enrichment During COVID-192020-07-23T18:50:30-05:00

Ten Reasons to Include Family Therapy

2018-08-22T19:00:13-05:00

Ten Reasons to Include Family Therapy in the Initial Treatment of Children and Adolescents Practitioners use many different strategies to engage parents early in the treatment process because: 1. The parent/guardian has an important story to share about the child and his/her target behaviors. 2. The parent/guardian’s perspective about the child’s behavior affects the child’s [...]

Ten Reasons to Include Family Therapy2018-08-22T19:00:13-05:00

The Doctor-Patient Relationship

2020-07-23T20:21:24-05:00

Ways to Ensure a Successful Doctor-Patient Relationship A successful doctor-patient relationship starts with good communication and a partnership where both work toward the best outcome. With preparation, you can become an active partner in your health, making sure that you leave each appointment well informed and satisfied with the care received. Below are some tips [...]

The Doctor-Patient Relationship2020-07-23T20:21:24-05:00

Your Emotional Intelligence: The Secret of Being A Star Performer at Work

2018-08-22T18:05:53-05:00

Most Important Quality for Being a Leader We all know a star performer at work; he or she's that person who closes the accounts the fastest, relates best to the customer or is the manager that has the respect of all the staff. We think of these `workplace celebrities' as more talented, more skilled, or [...]

Your Emotional Intelligence: The Secret of Being A Star Performer at Work2018-08-22T18:05:53-05:00
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