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Hit the refresh button this spring

Hit the refresh button this spring

Now that winter is over, and the days are getting longer and warmer, it’s a great time to begin simple lifestyle changes that will leave...

Stop the Bullying: What Bystanders Should Do

By Jessica on October 02, 2014

There has been a tremendous amount of media coverage on bullying, but sadly this has not done much to stop the bullying. We all know...

Suicide Prevention

Suicide awareness: Helping someone with depression

By Jessica on August 19, 2014

Depression and other mental health disorders affect millions and millions of people around the world, yet sadly and unfathomably it still remains...

Woman reading a book while sitting against a tree in a field.

4 activities to nourish and refresh your brain

In this age of information, we have become so inundated with material it can be difficult to find quality in the quantity. Our minds are even more...

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How do I find out if I have ADHD or ADD?

October 17, 2012

Q: I would like to be screened for possible ADHD or ADD. How do I go about doing that?

A: You can be evaluated by simply...

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Dealing with grief after a breakup

After a long-term relationship ends, it’s very common to suffer a long period of grief, as if a loved one had died.

So that I can give you...

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Can I curb my son's obsessive-compulsive behaviors?

Q: My 12-year-old son has an obsessive-compulsive disorder. He washes his hands constantly and has his fingers clenched to avoid getting...

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Expert tips for managing stress in your life

Stress is a constant in today's fast-paced world. Turning off the news might offer some relief, but it probably won't make a difference in the...

How to avoid conflict in your relationship

This is a guest post from Rossi Davis, Psy.D, LPC, a therapist and counselor on JustAnswer.

Do you have difficulty in expressing...

Your mindset is key to successful aging

By Tom Musbach on May 14, 2012

This is a guest blog post by Kevin Kappler, Ph.D., a psychologist on JustAnswer.

Is successful aging just a matter of...