Understanding Forensic Psychology

Forensic Psychology and Psychological Assessments Due to the proliferation of crime TV shows, there has been an increased interest in understanding Forensic Psychology. Profiling criminals and capturing them by the end of a 1-hour program can be satisfying, but it …

PTSD, Known as the Silent Scream

What is PTSD? Is it a Complex Disorder? Why is PTSD referred to as a silent scream? Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is basically an anxiety disorder related to the stress that people undergo after experiencing some form of trauma. It …

Overcoming the Winter Blues

Overcoming the Winter Blues When days become shorter, cloudier, and colder, the “winter blues” set in for many people. This condition is known as seasonal affective disorder (S.A.D.). What is S.A.D.? It is a form of depression that usually begins …

How to Use Violence Risk Assessments

How to Use Violence Risk Assessments Several tests help those struggling with mental health issues and help determine risk factors. In some circumstances, as a result of psychological problems, an individual could become violent. This is a hazard to mental …

Psychological Evaluation and Bariatric Surgery

Psychological Evaluation and Bariatric Surgery Bariatric surgery is a type of surgery that is performed on individuals who are obese and whose Body Mass Index (BMI) exceeds the healthy level. There are many reasons who an individual may reach obesity, …

Adoption And Young Families

Adoption And Young Families When adopting a child, it will be no surprise that they may start asking you questions about their adoption. Many parents are aware of how important it is to talk to their adopted child about how …

Boost Your Mental Health Right Now

How to Boost Your Mental Health Right Now Mental health is about your general psychological state. It determines the way you perceive yourself and how you handle daily challenges in your life. The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted …

Tips to Ease Irritability

Must-Know Tips To Ease Irritability Irritability not only disrupts your mental balance, but it also escalates to other areas, eventually reaching everything and everyone around you.  It’s best to stop it as it surfaces. Mild cases often require little habitual …

How to Help your Child with Difficult Behavior

How to Help your Child with Difficult Behavior Children are amazing. They are inquisitive, learn quickly, and are constantly changing throughout each stage of their development. However, their behavior can be challenging and difficult at times. It can be hard …

Power of Being Positive

Power Of Being Positive A vast amount of us were told that opposites attract. While this may be true when it comes to magnets, when it comes to our spirit the same can’t be said. In fact, its a known …