Miriam Manela, OTR/L tells how psychotherapy and occupational therapy can work together to help children and teens with depression and anxiety.
Studies show that physical activity can help with depression. Should therapists be encouraging their patients to exercise?
Spiritual belief isn’t enough–action is key.
Some psychiatrists and other professionals are concerned that the new disorders int he DSM-5 might lead to people being over-diagnosed and over-medicated.
You may not have heard about this from your psychiatrist, but the debate about whether or not psychiatric medications help mental illness, is still quietly raging.
Are God and good nutrition part of your mental health treatment plan?
Sometimes even minor stressors, such as doing your taxes, can trigger significant symptoms.
Faith-based therapy, nutrition and mental health, children’s therapy, therapist best-practices, and more mental health trends we hope to see in 2012.
Mental illness and addiction are mental, physical and spiritual diseases—is medication always the answer?
It doesn’t matter how brilliant you are. If you are drinking or using drugs your therapist needs to know.