EMDR: What is it, who is it for, how does it work and is it effective?

 

  In the world of psychology, there are many options for the type of treatment a patient can receive. The type of treatment is all […]

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Acrophobia

Acrophobia: What is it, symptoms and how to get over it?

 

  Acrophobia. Are you afraid of heights? Do you feel unable to observe a landscape from the top of a mountain? Are you horrified when […]

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Narrative Exposure Therapy: Stones and Flowers

Narrative Exposure Therapy: What’s your story?

 

  A lot of time and resources have been spent on investigating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in soldiers- and it’s warranted (more on how to […]

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How to Live with PTSD

How to Live with PTSD

 

  Just a few days ago a gunman fired upon a primarily LGBTQ nightclub in Orlando, Florida, slaughtering 50 people and leaving dozens more injured […]

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Childhood trauma leaves legacy of brain changes

Childhood trauma leaves legacy of brain changes

 

  Childhood trauma leaves legacy of brain changes. Painful experiences early in life can alter the brain in lasting ways. A difficult reality for psychiatrists […]

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