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How to Start an Inpatient Rehab Facility

How to Start an Inpatient Rehab Facility

A variety of patients, such as those that have recently sustained major injuries, rely on the assistance that they receive in inpatient rehab facilities to learn the skills necessary to return home and function independently. Though incredibly rewarding, opening a facility like this is a difficult a......[Read More]
The Value of Positive Behavior Support

The Value of Positive Behavior Support

Positive behavior support focuses on research-based strategies used to improve the quality of life while reducing challenging behaviors in a person's environment. Positive behavior strategies also enhance a person's independent living and cognitive skills by habilitation outcomes, behavior......[Read More]
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Medications

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Medications

If you have an anxiety disorder, a basic question that you may ask yourself is: €How do I get better?€ If you happen to bring this up to your doctor, they are very likely to ... ......[Read More]
Math and Bipolar Disorder

Math and Bipolar Disorder

A 2003 study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry finds that math may be the most difficult academic subject for adolescent students with bipolar disorder, even in the absence of symptoms.......[Read More]
Is Depression a Mental Problem?

Is Depression a Mental Problem?

It is normal to experience some depression during the course of daily life. However, if left untreated depression can turn into a more serious, mental illness which may interfere with a person's emotions and cause stress-related symptoms that can lead to physical illnesses (i.e. high blood pressure)......[Read More]
Are Children With ADHD Emotional?

Are Children With ADHD Emotional?

Children with ADHD are indeed very emotional and before you can ask - yes, it's perfectly normal. Their being emotional comes from their inability to inhibit their thoughts or feelings; once they feel something or think something, they usually act upon it.......[Read More]
Getting Panic Attack Disorders Over Anxiety Depression?

Getting Panic Attack Disorders Over Anxiety Depression?

This article addresses panic attack disorders ascribed to a condition termed 'Anxiety Depression'. It is designed to lead the reader into recognizing that a problem may exist within themselves or thei......[Read More]
Constructive Negativism Mindset Is Not That Bad

Constructive Negativism Mindset Is Not That Bad

All my life I've been a pessimist. At least, that's what everybody tells me, so it must be true, mustn't it ? I was perplexed, therefore, to read in 'The Times' that psychologists are at ... ......[Read More]
The President and the Madman

The President and the Madman

The true story of the first attempted assassination of a U.S. president.Howa mentally ill man came close to changing the course of American history.......[Read More]
Dealing With Bipolar Disorder - Why You Shouldn't Treat it With Kid Gloves

Dealing With Bipolar Disorder - Why You Shouldn't Treat it With Kid Gloves

Bipolar disorder is not a disease that just jumps on you right out of the blues. Often, you may have had it for years before you even have a clue that something is wrong. That is why you should find it advisable to seek medical attention immediately you sense that something may be wrong with you. Yo......[Read More]
Psychosomatic Disease - The Mind & Body Connection

Psychosomatic Disease - The Mind & Body Connection

How Identifying the Cause of Psychosomatic Disease Can Lead to Successful Treatment. The mindbody connection is critically important and causal in health disorders.......[Read More]
Natural Remedies and Procedures That Treat and Prevent Panic Attacks

Natural Remedies and Procedures That Treat and Prevent Panic Attacks

If you suffer from panic and anxiety disorders and are tired of the daily routine of medications, you should be aware of natural remedies available to you. Harsh and addictive medications used to treat anxiety ... ......[Read More]
ADHD in Adults - How to Control Anger and Stress in Seconds Using an Advanced Anger Management Metho

ADHD in Adults - How to Control Anger and Stress in Seconds Using an Advanced Anger Management Metho

ADHD Adults using Anger management is so confusing and difficult as most exercises are developed for people without ADHD.I have ADHD and here is an easy method that will work for calm that will improve your focus and concentration.It as worked for me for years. Best yet it is not medication. Try it ......[Read More]
Bipolar Affective Disorder Treatments

Bipolar Affective Disorder Treatments

Bipolar affective disorder is a brain illness characterized by serious or debilitating mood instability. It is sometimes referred to as manic depression, or manic-depressive illness. Once narrowly defined, bipolar disorder is now understood to have a range of symptoms and degrees of severity. Manage......[Read More]
Medications and Treatments for Anxiety

Medications and Treatments for Anxiety

When excessive worry interferes with your ability to function, then you medical doctors or psychologists may determine that you are suffering from an anxiety. If you do not respond to psychotherapy or counseling, medical doctors ... ......[Read More]
How to Help an Acquaintance Cope With Suicidal Thoughts

How to Help an Acquaintance Cope With Suicidal Thoughts

The thought of dealing with suicide is a frightening one. Just imagine what the person contemplating it feels like. Most suicides are triggered by major depressive disorder, in which case, the person just wants out: out of the situation and out of life entirely. It's hard to watch someone go through......[Read More]
The Effect of Smoking on Organs

The Effect of Smoking on Organs

Smoking claims the lives of more than 392,000 U.S. citizens every year through diseases induced by the toxic chemicals in cigarettes, the American Lung Association reports. From the moment of inhalation, the chemicals of cigarette smoke compromise the body's vital organs.......[Read More]
Stop Panic Attacks Fast With This Unusual Idea

Stop Panic Attacks Fast With This Unusual Idea

After living with anxiety and panic for 17 years, I know what it's like when you desperately want to stop panic attacks. And I'd like to share a quick idea with you that I discovered a couple of years back. It's something I used as part of my efforts to get over my severe anxiety, and......[Read More]
Dangers of Teen Smoking

Dangers of Teen Smoking

Most adult smokers say they smoked their first cigarette during their teenage years. Teenagers who smoke rarely consider the long-term consequences to their health, and they are oblivious to how they are damaging their bodies. Both parents and teachers should speak early and often about the dangers ......[Read More]
What Is Naltrexone?

What Is Naltrexone?

Naltrexone is a prescription-only medication used to treat dependence on alcohol and to prevent relapse in formerly opioid-dependent patients. It is sold under the trade name ReVia in the United States, and is available in 50 mg tablets. Naltrexone is not a cure for addiction, but can be a useful ad......[Read More]