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Healing from Trauma: 8 Helpful Tips Healing from trauma can be a long and debilitating process, leading to confusion, feelings of helplessness/hopelessness, self-doubt, difficulty making decisions, and trusting one’s instincts. Psychological trauma can leave you struggling … ...
Research unlocks clues to language-based learning in children According to the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD), one in five individuals are impacted by language-based learning disabilities — one of the most common being dyslexia, which involves difficulty in reading or interpreting words, letters and other symbols. Now, a new study from the University of Missouri that focuses on typically learning children, has [...]
Scientists identify the neurons that paralyze us during REM sleep During REM sleep, the brain inhibits the motor system, which makes the sleeper completely immobile. CNRS researchers working in the Centre de Recherche en Neurosciences de Lyon (CNRS/Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1/INSERM/Université Jean Monnet) have identified a population of neurons that is responsible for this transient muscle paralysis. The animal model created will shed light [...]
Drug Addiction And Recovery Several emotional or psychological reasons may drive you into taking drugs. At times it is mere curiosity that propels you to develop an addiction to drugs over time. Drug addiction … ...
Should Self-Loathers Be Entrepreneurial Toward Dating? Can adopting an entrepreneurial spirit, such as relationship writer Neely Steinberg recommends, help the self-loathing to jump into the dating world? I think so, and here's why...
Sobriety Can Mean Working on More Than One Issue...     Addiction doesn’t happen in a vacuum. Recovery doesn’t either. Too many times in our substance abusing haze we developed co-occurring afflictions. For addicts and alcoholics, we often allow … ...
Kangaroo mother care helps premature babies thrive 20 years later Better behaved, larger brains, higher paychecks: a new groundbreaking study finds that Kangaroo Mother Care has enduring benefits 20 years later.
5 Stages Of Grieving Creative Loss When one of your screenplays gets rejected it’s only natural that you’ll go through a kind of mourning process. You’ve invested so much psychic energy over months and even years, … ...
Neurons paralyze us during REM sleep During REM sleep, the brain inhibits the motor system, which makes the sleeper completely immobile. Researchers have identified a population of neurons that is responsible for this transient muscle paralysis. The animal model created will shed light on the origin of some paradoxical sleep disorders, and more particularly the condition that prevents this paralysis. It will also be most useful in the study of Parkinson's disease, since these pathologies are related.
Coping Ahead for the Holidays: 3 Skill Videos Why is Family a Trigger? Ever wonder why your family can push your buttons like no one else? . . Because they installed them of course! Your pet peeves, triggers, … ...
Coping Ahead for the Holidays: 3 Skills Videos Why Family is a Trigger? Ever wonder why your family can push your buttons like no one else? . . Because they installed them of course! Your pet peeves, triggers, … ...
Today I Love Words Of Wisdom Today I love words of wisdom from surprising places, people finding the right way to express their feelings and emotions and likes and loves and desires. I love words that … ...
Better Memory From This Extremely Pleasurable Activity This exciting activity may boost growth of new brain cells in the region of the brain vital to memory. Dr Jeremy Dean's ebooks are: The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything
Breaking the Vicious Cycle Mark was a pleaser. He tripped all over himself trying to present himself as a nice guy. His life was dedicated to smiling, being positive, and trying to keep his … ...
Universal Health Services (UHS) Skewered (Again) by New Report... Universal Health Services (UHS), America’s largest psychiatric hospital provider, was skewered last week in an investigative journalism report by Rosalind Adams and published by BuzzFeed News. This wasn’t some hastily thrown together hit piece, but rather an in-depth look — talking with 175 current and … ...
10 Types of Parents and Their Effect Diana Baumrind did her groundbreaking work on parenting styles in the 1960s, and her categorizations are still found in most textbooks. She first came up with three styles and later … ...
Healthy Boundaries for the Holidays Healthy boundaries are important all year long. Healthy boundaries create a framework that let’s people know how to treat you. They help create respectful, mutual relationships because expectations are clear. The … ...
Turning the Tables on Trauma A brief look at growing in the aftermath of an ordeal.
How physical exercise aids in stroke recovery Mice that had free-access to a running wheel were able to maintain ocular dominance plasticity after suffering a stroke, compared to those that didn't, new research shows. These exciting observations have the potential to provide a simple but effective method to protect and rehabilitate patients that are prone to, or have already suffered, a stroke.
Is Your Partner Really ‘Emotionally Unavailable’ or Is It... “He’s just so emotionally unavailable.” This is one of the things I hear most often in my practice and one of the things I heard myself saying most often before I did my own work. I remember being utterly convinced of it. The evidence was … ...