Mindfulness and EMDR as a pathway to a deeper and more lasting treatment experience. We have been diligently working on a book covering the…Read More
Psychiatrists are medical physicians who specialize in diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders and sometimes addiction disorders. Psychiatrists can prescribe medications.
The biochemical roots of addiction lie in the same part of the brain that governs passion, love, and mental energy. In addition to whatever…Read More
Common sense tells us that the alcoholic or addict won’t be open for help until they admit they have a problem. Honest self-appraisal…Read More
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is the treatment of choice for adult populations with Borderline PersonalityÂ Disorder (BPD) symptoms. Because of the strong research supporting DBT…Read More
I encounter patients who suffer from severe depression and other similar conditions everyday in my medicalÂ practice. Many times people in early recovery have powerful…Read More
Life begins at the end of your comfort zoneâ€”so true. I love this saying, and wish I could take credit for thinking it up….Read More
Therapeutic Approach to Shame The Goal and Timeline in the Treatment of Shame The general therapeutic goal in Gestalt therapy is: (1) to know…Read More