Insanity Assessment: When A Guilty Mind Is Absent

THE JUROR STANDS IN THE COURTROOM. Everyone is silent and is seemingly holding their breaths. After a few seconds that lasted more like minutes, the juror declares in a loud voice, “We find the defendant not guilty by reason of …

The Impact of Divorce on Children

Parents splitting up is never easy for the whole family. It is a very emotional time not only for the parents, but also for the children.  No matter what age, it can be pretty traumatic and disheartening for kids to …

Best Ways to Deal with Stress 

Best Ways to Deal with Stress  Healthy lifestyle choices can go a long way in helping people to deal with stress. Stress is an enemy of one’s health. It can lower immunity and lead to or worsen illnesses and other …

Vitamin D and Mental Health

Why Everyone is Craving Vitamin D  Most people understand the importance of consuming various vitamins; however, many people are not getting enough Vitamin D and it can affect their mental health. This vitamin is called the sunshine vitamin because most …

Differences Between Therapeutic Psychology and Forensic Psychology 

Differences Between Therapeutic Psychology and Forensic Psychology  When it comes to mental health, it is incredibly important to make sure one finds the best suited mental health professional possible in order to increase one’s chances of a desired outcome. Most …

Nonverbal Communication Skills

Don’t underestimate the power of your nonverbal communication skills Pretty much everyone has heard of the saying “read between the lines”. Well, the same can be true for communication as well. Nonverbal communication is reading body language such as facial …

Developing Perspective

The Power of Perspective  Everyone knows that individuals have their own personal strengths and weaknesses. Some people are incredibly kind, and others might be especially brave. But there is a virtue that many people overlook, and it’s actually one of …

Enabling a Meaningful Work Environment 

Enabling a Meaningful Work Environment  A Meaningful Work Environment  Creating a meaningful workplace is becoming more and more important to employers. When employees are engaged in a meaningful work environment, they will feel more motivated and satisfied. Ultimately, this will …

How to Prepare for Adoption 

How to Prepare for Adoption  Every prospective parent has to undergo a pre-adoption evaluation known as ‘home study’, before they can be approved for adoption. A home study operates as a record that lists aspects of your life such as …

Preparing for a Psychological Evaluation

Prepare for a Psychological Exam  If you just found out you need to go for a psychological evaluation for social security, it can cause a lot of stress and anxiety. With an increase of psychiatric disabilities and people unable to …