Daily Archives: March 18, 2014

Family therapy RESULTS

Family therapy doesn’t automatically solve family conflicts or make an unpleasant situation go away. But it can help you and your family members understand one another better, and can provide you with skills to cope with challenging situations in a … Continue reading

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Family therapy what you can expect

What you can expect By Mayo Clinic Staff Family therapy typically brings several family members together for therapy sessions. However, a family member may also see a family therapist individually. Sessions typically take about 50 minutes to an hour. Family … Continue reading

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Family Therapy how you prepare

How you prepare By Mayo Clinic Staff The only preparation needed for family therapy is to find a psychologist or another type of licensed therapist. You can ask your primary care doctor for a referral to a therapist. Family members … Continue reading

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Family therapy Definition

Definition By Mayo Clinic Staff Family therapy is a type of psychological counseling (psychotherapy) done to help family members improve communication and resolve conflicts. Family therapy is usually provided by a psychologist, clinical social worker or licensed therapist. These therapists … Continue reading

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Boosting self esteem

Self-esteem: 4 steps to feel better about yourself If you have low self-esteem, harness the power of your own thoughts and beliefs to change how you feel about yourself. Start with these four steps to a healthier self-esteem. By Mayo … Continue reading

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Stress Incontinence

Stress incontinence is the most common form of incontinence. It means you leak urine when you increase the pressure on the bladder, as in coughing, sneezing or exercise. It happens when the pelvic floor muscles that support the bladder are … Continue reading

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Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity disorder

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common condition that mainly affects behaviour. It is usually diagnosed in children but can affect adults. Symptoms include persistent restlessness, impulsiveness and/or inattention. The diagnosis is made after a detailed assessment. Treatment includes … Continue reading

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Paniic attack and panic disorder

Panic disorder is a condition where you have recurring panic attacks. Many people with panic disorder also develop agoraphobia. This means you avoid many places, and may not even go out from your home, due to fear of having a … Continue reading

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Mentruation and its disorders

The female reproductive system consists of the ovaries, Fallopian tubes, uterus, vagina and the vulva. At birth all the woman’s immature follicles lie dormant in the ovaries. No more are produced. This is an important consideration – eg, in childhood … Continue reading

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Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is the most common form of psychosis. It is a lifelong, condition, which can take on either a chronic form or a form with relapsing and remitting episodes of acute illness. It is a disorder which not only affects … Continue reading

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