cognitive behavioral therapy

January 12, 2021

Medication and Therapy for ADHD: An Overview

Similar to obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder that has entered the lexicon almost as slang, disconnected from its […]
December 20, 2020

The Problem with Fat Shaming

Society puts a lot of pressure on us. Some of those things are good: find a life partner, cultivate a good career, return the shopping cart. […]
July 26, 2020

Gaslighting: How Abuse Can Undermine Reality

“The party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.” – George Orwell, 1984 1984 is […]
January 10, 2020

Battling Anxiety with CBT

Anxiety is a real thing, y’all. Sometimes it gets the best of us and makes us question even the deepest relationships we have in our lives. […]
December 10, 2019
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Tips for Handling Confrontation

No one – at least no one worth knowing – likes confrontation. Even for people who handle it with grace, confrontation is at best an inconvenience […]
February 19, 2019

Understanding Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD)

We’ve all felt bad before when we look in the mirror. Maybe you gained weight over the holidays. Maybe you’ve slacked off at the gym, or […]
October 3, 2018

Treatment Options for ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can be a very misunderstood illness, both by those who suffer from it and the people who love them. Sufferers are […]
August 25, 2018

The Opioid Epidemic and Addiction as a Disease

In a time where political discourse has become more divisive than ever, there is one crisis everyone seems to agree on: opioids are a problem. We […]
July 2, 2018

Inverted Self: Understanding Gender Dysphoria

Transgender persons are not a new phenomenon, but the discussion around them is more relevant than ever as they become more public. As transgender representation increases […]
June 15, 2018

An Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorders

Human social interaction is one of the most vital foundations of society and life. Naturally, not engaging in such behaviors in a typical way can be […]
April 1, 2018

Bad Relationship Patterns and the Repetition Compulsion

Humans are logical creatures: we are separate from other animals in our ability to think rationally, self-conceptualize, and learn new behaviors. It is curious, then, that […]