The FDA recently approved CAR-T therapy for treating certain types of cancer. Learn more by watching "NOVA Wonders: Can We Make Life?" at: http://www.pbs.org...
25 quotes that show just how fed up physicians are with EHRs
More than half of the physicians who bill Medicare in the U.S. are currently being penalized 1 percent of their 2015 payments as a result of the meaningful use program, according to Steven J. Stack, MD, president of the American Medical Association.
Children of the nation's drug crisis face long-term health effects
Children of parents with substance abuse disorders are more at risk of long-term behavioral and mental health issues
Top 25 Most Difficult Companies To Interview; Consulting Firms Lead The Way
Some companies are notorious for using interview processes that bring you back to the days of your college entrance exams. But which…
Real life story: How I learned to love life with bipolar disorder
Two years ago, Jocelyn Fryer was diagnosed with bipolar disorder after being hospitalised for a manic episode. This is how she picked herself up and learned to love life again.
Trauma-Focused CBT: PT Based Applications for TF-CBT
Trauma-Focused CBT is the most often used empirically-based (and SAMSHA recommended) trauma treatment approach. However, younger children, especially under the age of 8, often need a more playful and play-based approach to any CBT approach due to their developmental limitations.This didactic and experiential workshop will offer child/play therapists an overview of how to incorporate play therapy-based techniques into Trauma Focused-CBT treatment with children making it a more play therapy-based approach. Advanced-level issues and difficulties in using TF-CBT with children will also be addressed. Participants are strongly recommended to take the 10-hour free on-line course in TF-CBT ( tfcbt.musc.edu ), as this seminar will build upon that base.
Strengthen Your Marriage: 4 Tips from a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
All you need is love, right? Well, not quite. While undying love is essential to a happy, healthy marriage, every strong relationship also requires some...
Why Self-Care is Hard for Depressed Individuals
Understanding how frontal lobe dysfunction impairs self-care.
Frieda L. Ferrick, MFT, Santa Rosa Counseling, What If? Regrets About Life Choices
How do you know when you have found the right counselor or psychologist?
A counselor in austin discusses how do you know when you have found the right therapists? Some things to consider when looking for a therapist.
Psychology and Psychotherapy: How Much Is Evidence-Based?
Despite all those Polish jokes, Poland has its share of good scientists and critical thinkers. A superb new book illustrates that fact in spades , by Tomasz Witkowski and Maciej Zatonski, Witkowski is a psychologist, science writer, and founder of the Polish Skeptics Club; Zatonski is a surgeon and researcher known for debunking unscientific therapies and claims in clinical medicine. Together, they turn a spotlight on research and treatment in the field of psychology. They uncover distressing flaws, show that many commonly accepted psychological principles are based on myths, argue that psychotherapy is a business and a kind of prostitution rather than an effective evidence-based medical treatment, and question whether psychotherapy should even exist, since in…