Dysphasia

Dysphasia: Difficulty with comprehension of spoken or written language

 

  Imagine not being about to sing your favorite song, or not being able to write or say how you feel or what you are […]

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Brain seizures

Brain seizures: When The Brain Has Too Much Energy

 

  Brain seizures: Some of us have to deal with them every single day, whilst others can be witnesses of someone having a  brain seizure. […]

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Hypnosis

Hypnotherapy: What is it, what are the different types and treatments?

 

  Hypnotherapy. Have you ever thought of being hypnotized? In this article, we answer some questions you might have: what is hypnotherapy, what are the […]

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nonverbal learning disability

Nonverbal learning disability: What is it? What are its symptoms?

 

  Nonverbal learning disability. Does your child have difficulty relating to other children? Does he have a hard time understanding subtle voice changes or sarcasm? […]

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Animal Assisted Therapy: What it is, and how does it help?

 

  Nothing but heart eyes galore anytime we see an owner with a dog on a street. We see those sad commercials with animals who […]

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Addiction

Addiction: From Drugs to Brain to Behavior

 

  Addiction is a very common concept in today’s society. When we think about addiction, we usually picture drug addicts, looking for another fix. Addiction, […]

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The Placebo Effect

Placebo Effect: What is it and how does it work?

 

  The medical and scientific community has recognized the placebo effect for many years. For a person that is not involved with science, the phrase […]

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Coprolalia

Coprolalia: The reason behind involuntary profane outbursts

 

  Obscene language is a big part of everybody’s daily lives – whether we like to believe it or not. Perhaps you banged your toe against […]

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gambling addiction

Gambling Addiction: What is it, symptoms and knowing when to stop

 

  A gambling addiction, also known as pathological gambling, compulsive gambling, or problem gambling is the uncontrollable urge to keep gambling despite the toll it […]

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Sensory Processing Disorder

Sensory Processing Disorder: What is it? What are the symptoms, treatments and does my child exhibit any signs? Take the mini quiz!

 

  “Sometimes the noise in my life bothers me. It hurts my ears.” These are common things people with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) or Sensory […]

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Psychopathy

Psychopathy: A useful guide to everything you need to know

 

  What does psychopathy mean? What are the signs and symptoms? What relationship does it have with personality? What are the causes? Is there a […]

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