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  • UK Doctors Call for an End to Child Immigrant Detention

    December 12, 2009 . 6 Comments

    As with many countries around the world, the United Kingdom sometimes battles with conflicts between its desire to welcome asylum seekers and its need ... Read More

  • A Report from the Front Lines of the Mental Health Act

    December 11, 2009 . 6 Comments

    The issue of involuntary mental health treatment, sometimes referred to as “sectioning,” is highly contentious within the mental health community, ... Read More

  • Details of Australia Suicide Case Creates Calls for Mental Health Accreditation

    December 10, 2009 . 9 Comments

    Requirements for accrediting and licensure for the mental health professions is considerably strict in many parts of the world, but Australia is a country ... Read More

  • The Spirituality of Forgiveness

    December 9, 2009 . 4 Comments

    A unique feature of my practice is my ability to assist people who are comfortable using a range of religious and spiritual practices to achieve closure ... Read More

  • Ways for Adult Survivors of Abuse to Cope During the Holidays

    December 9, 2009 . 2 Comments

    For many survivors of childhood abuse, the holidays can be a horrible time of year filled with anxiety and depression. This can occur for a variety of ... Read More

  • UK’s Department of Health Announces Sweeping Mental Health Reforms

    December 9, 2009 . 2 Comments

    As is the case in many developed nations, the UK has been experiencing difficulties in meeting the needs of residents facing mental health difficulties ... Read More

  • Healing from Trauma, Part II: Now that I’m Safe, What Do I Do?

    December 8, 2009 . 6 Comments

    This article is the second installment of a three-part series. The first article of this series is Healing from Trauma: Why Can’t I Just Forget About ... Read More

  • Apology Accepted: How to Accept an Apology Without Making Things Worse

    December 7, 2009 . 14 Comments

    You’ve been hurt, wronged, let down, and now your spouse stands with an apology. What goes on in your mind? Let’s pause the scene, a mental pause, ... Read More

  • Surrender Into Support

    December 7, 2009 . 2 Comments

    “The elders have sent me to you today to tell you that NOW is like a great rushing river. And this great rushing river will be experienced in many ways. ... Read More

  • Study Suggests Climate Change may Significantly Impact Mental Health

    December 7, 2009 . 3 Comments

    Events and challenging situations of all kinds are apt to contribute to global levels of stress and uneasiness, but there are some world issues that can ... Read More

  • Creative Therapy Program in NYC Shows Marked Success

    December 6, 2009 . 3 Comments

    In a time when most tales from the world of mental health are focused on the inadequacy of care and the difficulty that many have in accessing professional ... Read More

  • Ten-Year Study Shows Loneliness can be Contagious

    December 5, 2009 . 6 Comments

    Plenty of medical health issues are understood as being contagious, and specific measures are taken to avoid encouraging their spread. But can mental health ... Read More

  • Dual Brain Psychology: Making Up Our Minds

    December 3, 2009 . 5 Comments

    Ever feel like you just can’t make up your mind? Or that you just can’t figure out what to do or say or think or feel? Just as soon as you decide something ... Read More

  • Patterns of Attachment in Adults

    December 3, 2009 . 6 Comments

    In my previous article, Attachment: What Is It?, I defined attachment and explained it develops. The attachment system is a proximity-seeking system that ... Read More

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

    July 3, 2015 . 6 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 . 6 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 . 6 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 . 6 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 . 6 Comments

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

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