Holiday Eating Tips


Holiday Eating Tips By Stacey Nye, PhD, FAED Thanksgiving is right around the corner and many of my clients have a similar concern: How to handle all the food usually present at large family holiday events. Hopefully these tips will help get you through with little stress and much enjoyment.     Tip # 1 [...]

Holiday Eating Tips2018-08-07T19:59:45+00:00

Group Therapy


During group therapy, patients meet in a small group with others who may relate to their current condition. Depending on the size and nature of the groups, the setup of group therapy will vary. Typically, groups may have as many as 12 people or as little as 4 people. Groups meet under the supervision of [...]

Group Therapy2018-08-07T19:59:45+00:00

Ten Reasons to Include Family Therapy


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 Therapy2018-08-07T19:59:46+00:00

What You Need to Know About – BIPOLAR DISORDER


Bipolar disorder is identified by mood swings. If your mood often swings back and forth from severe lows (depression) to unrealistic or unstable highs (mania), you may have bipolar disorder. These periods are called episodes. Do the following types of episodes sound familiar? Use the following examples as a guideline. If you think these episodes [...]

What You Need to Know About – BIPOLAR DISORDER2018-08-07T19:59:46+00:00

What You Need to Know About Depression


Depression is a medical disorder characterized by feelings of sadness, hopelessness, pessimism, and a general loss of interest in life, combined with a sense of reduced emotional well-being.  The three most common types of depression are major depression, dysthymia, and bipolar disorder. In most instances, major depressive disorder is a recurrent, episodic illness. This means [...]

What You Need to Know About Depression2018-08-07T19:59:46+00:00

Dr. James Winston Voted TOP PSYCHIATRIST in Milwaukee Magazine


Every four years, Milwaukee Magazine, one of our city’s most popular publications, has doctors and nurses in the area complete a survey to identify Milwaukee’s TOP DOCTORS! So, when you are looking for a doctor or specialist in the Milwaukee area and want to know who has the top notch reputation of not only of [...]

Dr. James Winston Voted TOP PSYCHIATRIST in Milwaukee Magazine2018-08-07T19:59:47+00:00

Do You Have a Safe House? By Stacey Nye, PhD


I recently presented a workshop at a local spa on healing disconnected eating. As a guest presenter my husband and I were treated to a weekend of complimentary food, exercise classes and other presentations by the spa’s staff.  He attended a workshop given by the staff nutritionist on eating healthy.  I was having my complimentary [...]

Do You Have a Safe House? By Stacey Nye, PhD2018-08-07T19:59:47+00:00

Shopping Therapy By Stacey Nye, PhD


I love to shop.  I love clothes, jewelry, and makeup.  I read InStyle magazine and the Sephora cosmetics catalogue from cover to cover, pouring over every detail about the colors, fabrics, designers and cost. Style and fashion is one of my hobbies, and I love a good designer bargain, wearing bright colors, and layering on [...]

Shopping Therapy By Stacey Nye, PhD2018-08-07T19:59:48+00:00

Saving Our Daughters By Dr. Stacey Nye, PhD, FAED


I am often asked how to prevent eating disorders in our children, for it is quite common that weight and body image issues plague our kids, especially girls, at a younger and younger age. The ever-growing exposure to media images of thin, beautiful, perfect-looking women set a standard that most women cannot achieve, and all [...]

Saving Our Daughters By Dr. Stacey Nye, PhD, FAED2018-08-07T19:59:48+00:00