Introduction: As a child clinical psychologist and a parent, I understand the complexities of raising children, especially anxiety. Anxiety can be very challenging. Understanding its
On the surface, Sarah appeared to have it all – a loving family, a good job, and a circle of friends. But beneath her smile
Among the most significant things a family can do when they have a member with mental health concerns is to speak openly about it with
As our children grow, they continue to develop skills in every area of their lives. These go beyond the academic skills they pick up during
Do you remember being frightened by certain things as a child? Childhood fears are normal. In most cases they are overcome by time and experience.
Anxiety is described as being an emotional reaction to potential threats. It is built into our DNA as a mechanism of self-preservation. Similar to fear,
Parenting is not an easy task even under perfect conditions. Children must be simultaneously raised and trained. It is a normal part of helping them
What modern medical science refers to as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is not a recently discovered condition brought about by wartime actions. In fact, military
Nearly all children experience some measure of fear and anxiety growing up. In most cases, fear and anxiety pass on their own. Children are resilient
Treating mental health conditions is not as straightforward as setting a broken bone. Patients often need multiple therapies to help them along the journey to
For some years now, there have been concerns within the mental health community that too much screen time isn’t good for the mind or soul.
A consistent goal of anxiety therapy is to help patients discover the sources of their anxiety. Needless to say that there are lots of sources.
An estimated 7.1% of the adult population has been diagnosed with depression. The condition affects more than 17 million adults around the country. Unfortunately, it
Welcome to our practice! We are glad you have chosen us for your health needs and hope that every encounter with our office and staff exceeds your expectations. We know our patients have a choice in several different areas, so we go out of our way to deliver the level of care and compassion we would want for our own families.