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Emotional support animals offer companionship, comfort

Saturday, July 18, 2015 by: Antonia (NaturalNews) While most people have heard of service training dogs, the notion of an “emotional support animal” (or ESA) is somewhat new to the base of cultural knowledge. Recently, the awareness of the many … Continue reading

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6 Proven Ways to Recover From Stress

Stress, whether large and small, is a fact of life. At one point or another, we may face financial stress, the stresses of aging(our own or our parents’), loneliness, health concerns, or worries about getting into college or finding a … Continue reading

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Can Mindfulness Make Your Relationship Happier?

How Does Being More Mindful improve Our Relationships? Eight weeks of mindfulness training have been shown to change the brain in many positive ways. Mindfulness makes us more compassionate and better able to stop destructive impulsive behavior. It can help us resolve … Continue reading

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Screening Tests for ADHD and ADD

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Testing for Bipolar Disorder and Mania

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Welcome to the Dissociative Experiences Scale, A Screening Test for Dissociative Identity Disorder

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Gratitude is Good for You — Really!

Doing so may not always be easy, but empirical research suggests that being grateful can help foster an overall sense of well-being and happiness. Taking note of the many things we have to feel thankful about can play a highly … Continue reading

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Gratitude: A Matter of Attitude

Dr George Simon, PhD Being a more grateful person is a good way to become a happier person. In fact, gratitude can positively impact any number of our emotions. Unlike some other things in life that have the power to … Continue reading

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OCD: A Case History A Young Man’s Story

At the time of writing, I am fourteen years of age, and can confidently say that I�ve been through the dissatisfaction (to say the least) of a form of Obsessive Compulsive Behavioral Disorder (OCBD). The reason I say this with … Continue reading

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder A Self-Test

Over 3 million Americans suffer from OCD in any given year, so Obsessive-Compulsive disorders are far from uncommon. Read the symptoms below; and if you answer ‘yes’ to any of the issues mentioned, you may have some form of OCD: … Continue reading

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