June 2, 2015

Pharmacotherapy in ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a childhood disorder characterized by inattention, hyperactivity, and/or impulsivity.  Estimates of prevalence range from 5-8%, with a male to female […]
April 29, 2015

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) – What is it?

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD, is a behavioral anxiety disorder with both physical and psychological components.  It manifests itself with persistent, unwanted thoughts and an overwhelming […]
March 12, 2015

What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD, ADD)?

Claudia was at her wit’s end.  Her son, Andy, just wouldn’t sit still.  He’d start one thing, then shift onto another; he couldn’t really seem to […]

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November 28, 2016

Resources for Parent Training

It truly takes a village to raise children. As a parent you need help and it is okay to as for it. As a parent it […]
October 24, 2016

Mental Health of College Students and What You Should Know About Brain Development

A doctor at Massachusetts General Hospital says, “50 – 60% of college students have a psychiatric disorder.” Included in this statistic is substance use/abuse, anxiety, depression, […]
August 11, 2016

Understanding the Role of a Forensic Psychiatrist

In court proceedings, when lawyers and judges have a case where a mental health question exists, they often rely on forensic psychiatrists to evaluate situations and […]
July 16, 2016

Effects of Depression and What You Can Do to Help Yourself

The effects of depression, whether in the form of major depressive disorder (MDD), persistent depressive disorder (PDD), or perinatal depression can ravage a person’s spirit and […]