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Month: March 2018

Managing Interpersonal Relationship Conflicts

What is the difference between Solvable and Perpetual Problems? Research has shown that 69% of relationship conflicts are about perpetual problems, meaning that there is little control over them. All of us at some point in our lives… Read More

Depersonalization and Derealization Disorder

What is Depersonalization/Derealization disorder? Do you ever feel that things around you are not real? It is estimated that about 50% of the population experiences at least once in their lifetime a moment of derealization and depersonalization. However,… Read More

Are you having trouble coping to a new change or situation?

What is Adjustment Disorder? Do you have a hard time coping with a stress in your life? For example, the death of a loved one or divorce. Adjustment Disorder is a type of short-term condition when an individual… Read More

Parent-Child Relational Problem

What is the Parent-Child Relational Problem? Do you have trouble with your parent or child, but do not know why? The Parent-Child Relational Problem serves to describe the difficulties created between a child and a parent often communication… Read More

Persistent Depressive Disorder

What is Persistent Depressive Disorder? The National Institute of Mental health estimates that such disorder affects 1.5% of the adult population in the United States and about 11.2% of the population between 13 to 18 years of age…. Read More

Think You or Someone You Know Is Consuming Too Much Alcohol?

Alcohol Intoxication What is alcohol intoxication? It happens when an individual consumes more alcohol than the body can handle causing behavioral or physical abnormalities. It is also known as ethanol poisoning or being drunk. What causes such intoxication?… Read More

What is Panic Disorder?

It is estimated that between 2 and 3% of Americans encounter panic disorder in a given year. Additionally, although it can be present in both women and men, women are twice as likely to encounter such disorder. What… Read More