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Top 3 Signs That a Person You Know is Suffering from Depression and Needs to See a Professional

Before I jump into listing the signs, I want to emphasize that often people, who struggle with severe depression, may not find the willpower or desire to seek professional help on their own, and it is extremely important for people in their life to notice their pain and do something about it before it's too late. We have all had a friend or family member experience depression for one...
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Anxiety

How Psychoanalysis Understands Depression

Depression is one of the most common mental health conditions that bring people to therapy. Similar to anxiety, a diagnosis of depression tells us little about the person coming to see us, about their life or about the reasons behind the depression. Also, just like with anxiety, it is common for people to feel depressed under special circumstances such as losing a loved one, going through a divorce or undergoing a drastic change...
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Anxiety

5 Reasons Why Psychoanalysis Is One of The Best Treatments For Early Childhood Trauma

I just received a great email question from one of you and I thought it will be a good idea to share my answer with everyone. The question was in response to my earlier post on How Early Childhood Trauma Affects Adult Mental Health and it goes something like this:

"How do we begin the process of removing the layers of impact that childhood trauma has on us when it was so early in...
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