The Blog

Page 1 of 24212345678910...Last »

Therapy News Headlines

  • Fireworks Can Trigger PTSD Symptoms, and Other News

    July 3, 2015 . 2 Comments

    As families across the country plan their Independence Day celebrations, some people with posttraumatic stress (PTSD), especially veterans, are preparing ... Read More

  • Announcing a Redesigned and Improved Site!

    July 3, 2015 . 1 Comment

    Say hello to’s redesigned website! As of July 3, 2015, has a new look and new features—including some that have ... Read More

  • Study Suggests Spinal Cord Learns Without Brain Input

    July 1, 2015 . 2 Comments

    For most people, the concepts of learning and emotions immediately call to mind images of the brain. However, the central nervous system cannot function ... Read More

  • ‘Overwhelming’ Evidence Shows Same-Sex Parenting Is Not Harmful

    June 30, 2015 . 1 Comment

    Friday’s landmark Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges immediately legalized same-sex marriage across the country, forcing even the most ... Read More

  • How a Computer Game Can Help You Lose Weight

    June 30, 2015 . 3 Comments

    When seeking to optimize physical health, many people turn to the gym.  Exercise also offers mental health benefits and may even be as effective at treating ... Read More

See All


  • Help! My Husband Is Putting His Hobby Before Our Marriage

    July 3, 2015 . 2 Comments

    It sounds like you are feeling very alone in your marriage. Understandably, that is causing you great pain. ... Read more »

  • A Call for Help Adjusting from the Military to Civilian Life

    June 26, 2015 . 2 Comments

    Thanks for writing in, and thank you for your service. I can only imagine the difficulty of transitioning from being in the service overseas to civilian life. I’m curious as to why, if indeed you ... Read more »

  • Help! A Decade Later, I Just Found Out My Husband Has 2 Kids

    June 19, 2015 . 2 Comments

    What an incredible breach of trust. Not only did he lie to you about not having kids, which I'm sure made sense to him at the ... Read more »

  • Help! I'm Lost in My Mind, with No Sense of Life Purpose

    June 12, 2015 . 2 Comments

    I don’t suppose it’s much consolation, but you describe your situation very well—lost in your mind, indeed. You seem very much in ... Read more »

  • Our Relationship Has Hit a Wall; How Do I Get My Needs Met?

    June 5, 2015 . 2 Comments

    It sounds like you are in a very frustrating, even painful, place in your relationship right now. While all Read more »

See All
Advanced Search
Sotry Image

Do you have a mental health story or experience that you wish to share? Whether your story is about therapy or psychiatry, self-help, personal healing, wellness, or a particular mental health condition or challenge, please consider contributing your written story to!

Share Today

Recent Comments

  • Sam: Speaking as a mental health clinician who has spent time in inpatient/emergency settings… You did many things right. You provided a med...
  • margaret: How do i tell him please help
  • margaret: please help i have been married for 43 years & have met another man who i love got married when i was 16 love my husband but not i n...
  • Jacgrant: I’m the same 43 but look 35 And have always attracted younger men.. Most in their early to mid 20s but it feels all wrong because I...
  • MJ: I am the mother of a 29 yr old male, who has Asperger’s , is Bipolar,and has Type1 Diabetes. His father is Bipolar and is a Borderline.... is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis, medical treatment, or therapy. Always seek the advice of your physician or qualified mental health provider with any questions you may have regarding any mental health symptom or medical condition. Never disregard professional psychological or medical advice nor delay in seeking professional advice or treatment because of something you have read on