Archives for June, 2009

A Recent Interview of Us by David DiSalvo, Part 2

Part II (see previous blog entry for Part I of this interview, conducted by David DiSalvo)

Tell us what "anxiety" really is in a clinical sense, and how it's different than "a case of nerves" that everyone occasionally feels.

You're correct that everyone feels stress and gets a case of nerves from time to time. You couldn't live a meaningful life without them. Normal anxiety occurs when you're faced with real challenges and hassles. Normal anxiety can even prepare you to deal...
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A Recent Interview of Us by David DiSalvo

We thought you might find a recent interview conducted by David DiSalvo of interest. We have broken it into two parts for easy reading. We'll publish Part II next week. Also, sorry we haven't blogged in a while; we were busy traveling in the Mediterranean.

Part I

Depression For Dummies, Overcoming Anxiety For Dummies, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder For Dummies, Borderline Personality Disorder For Dummies--these are just a few of the titles penned by Dr. Laura Smith and...
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