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Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Mental Health Challenges

The Return to School: Tips for Parents of Anxious Children

Strategies to support your child in the transition back to in-person learning.

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Mental Health Challenges

America Needs a Psychologist-in-Chief

The pandemic brought increases in anxiety, depression, addiction, suicidal ideation and severity of child abuse. America needs psychologists at the highest levels of government.

America Needs a Psychologist-in-Chief

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Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Mental Health Challenges Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

COVID-19 Overwhelm: Self-Care for Abuse Survivors

Abuse survivors are often triggered during the pandemic. A survivor of childhood sexual abuse shares research-based self-care practices to reduce the overwhelm.

COVID-19 Overwhelm: Self-Care for Abuse Survivors

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Alcohol and Drug Use and the Addiction Epidemic Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Mental Health Challenges

Suicide by Intentional Overdose in Children

Simple steps we can take during this addiction epidemic within the pandemic to detect teens at risk for suicide.

Suicide by Intentional Overdose in Children

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Medical trauma & distress Mental Health Challenges Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Psychological Impact of COVID-19 on You

The well-being of hospital, health care, and addiction workers, patients, and families suffers under the pandemic. A psychology task force comes to the rescue.

Psychological Impact of COVID-19 on You

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Alcohol and Drug Use and the Addiction Epidemic Coping & Treatment Health Behaviors and Self-care Mental Health Challenges Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

On the COVID-19 Battlefield

Addiction is the epidemic within the pandemic. A substance abuse expert teaches resilient coping in the face of the trauma of COVID-19.

On the COVID-19 Battlefield

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Medical trauma & distress Mental Health Challenges

The Psychological Trauma of Having a Loved One in the ICU

The miracles of modern medicine can save countless lives. But they also leave space for psychological trauma. Here is one mother’s story of her son in the ICU.

The Psychological Trauma of Having a Loved One in the ICU

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Coping & Treatment Medical trauma & distress Mental Health Challenges Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Making an Emotional Recovery Together In the COVID-19 ICU

Hospitalized patients and families are drastically affected by COVID-19. An ICU psychologist discusses what they can do together to promote emotional recovery.

Making an Emotional Recovery Together In the COVID-19 ICU

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Coping & Treatment Medical trauma & distress Mental Health Challenges Resilience and Post traumatic Growth

Managing Emotional Distress in the Hospital and ICU

Just the thought of the ICU can cause emotional distress. A clinical psychologist teaches patients, families and medical caregivers how to cope.

Managing Emotional Distress in the Hospital and ICU

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Coping & Treatment Mental Health Challenges Professional Health

3 Ways to Grieve When Your Grief Has No Place to Go

We are all dealing with loss upon loss. The loss of our old life, an anniversary of the death of a loved one, all intensify our professional struggles in helping our patients.

3 Ways to Grieve When Your Grief Has No Place to Go