Wild, Fun-loving, and Free

Childhood anxiety is largely learned, not innate. If we can teach our children to be anxious, it means we can teach them not to be anxious.

College, 2017 to 2018

The arrival of the smartphone has changed every aspect of teenage life, from social interactions to mental health. It's time for colleges to change their approach as well.

Hate at Home

Dehumanizing others makes it easier to intimidate and threaten violence on people who are not people.

Keep on a Happy Face

Is feeling sad or depressed so socially unacceptable that we must pretend to be happy?

The Opioid Crisis

The latest information suggests the crisis may get worse before it gets better.

Perpetual Adolescents

A nation of adult-children cannot be a nation of self-governing people.

Childhood Anxiety

Childhood anxieties build upon one another, becoming the gateway to bipolar, schizophrenia, and all adult mental disorders.

Daddy's Little Girl

On the make for married men

The Medical-Military Mindset

Denying depression and suicide ideation

Loving Pizza

Freedom, tradition, and erectile dysfunction

Upping the Ante: Turning the tables on love

How Tracy turned the tables on Matt..

Compliance and Defiance

Preparing to lose some and win some.

Unresolved Anger and Authoritarianism

Championing the angry crowd.

Divorce: American Style

The single-most reason marriages fall apart.

Firebird Redux

The human spirit is imbued with an individual and social resilience worth celebrating.

Know Thyself

Knowing ourselves is no easy task.

The Quest for Self-Forgiveness

Encumbered a lifetime with a sense of inexplicable guilt.

City Life and Mental Illness

Does the impact of living in disadvantaged neighborhoods last forever?

Depressed Psychologists

A noble profession with few rewards

Tuition Fees and Mental Health

Do hikes in tuition lead to mental issues?

Better Mental Health

The promise of better mental health

Student Stress, Anxiety and Depression

Struggling with bureaucratic barriers at university mental health services.

Anxiety

Overcoming lack of self-worth and facing down fear of abandonment.

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence: Can we break the cycle?

Sam and His Tiger

Nearly everyone carries a tiger.

Campus Mental Health

You think you've got a hangup? You might have unforeseen company.

Feeling Insecure vs. Empathy

How can we learn to live with our insecurities

OCD

In and out of psychotherapy since age 14.

Campus Suicide

Conflict between expectations and forlorn self

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