Mental Health : Health & Medical
People who suffer from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) have repetitive thoughts and behaviors. Even though they are aware that the repetition is uncalled for, it is something they simply cannot control. If they don't perform their rituals then they experience excessive anxiety.
All individuals are born with the same basic neurophysiology, and all our activities, both physical and cognitive, depend on how we control our nervous systems. Neurolinguistic programming (NLP) is devoted to learning how to think and communicate more effectively, both internally and with others.
When I was sixteen, I saw a flyer at a bus stop. It said, "Did You Know That the Mind Can Heal?" I picked up the flyer and took it home, and I distinctly remember my feeling of awe. I knew that this was something I wanted to dive into and discover its secrets.
Threatening and violent behavior by psychiatric inpatients are major concerns. Are there identifiable clinical and environmental factors that might be predictive of aggressive incidents?
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) also is commonly known as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD). The name ADD was changed to AD/HD in 1994. However, the term continues to describe symptoms that do not include hyperactivity. People affected by this condition find it difficult to concentra
Controlling panic attacks is no easy task.You may have all the techniques in the world, ready to take on the next attack that hits and still suffer a panic attack just as bad as the last.This is the exact thing so many people complain about, they say the relaxation exercises they have just don'
While some spas focus on physical and mental health, there are other spas that focus on spiritual health. Spiritual spas encourage their visitors to pursue a spiritual journey of introspection and reflection by participating in the activities that are available during their spa visit. The types of a
Obsessive compulsive disorder hoarding is an experience that can be draining. Have you seen on the TV show "Obsessed" how this one guy had his apartment filled to the ceiling with garbage because he would not throw away anything?
Anxiety attacks affect six million Americans a year. When an attack comes on, your heart begins racing and you are gripped by overwhelming fear and the irrational sense that you are dying. You may have ...
A drug and alcohol counselor helps drug addicts and alcoholics recover from their addictions. To become a counselor, you have to have a master's degree. A license is also generally required. Drug and alcohol counselors often gets involved with educating their communities, and can be employed in a va
Anxiety in small amounts is common in everybody. Nervousness before an important event or feeling worried about an important presentation at office the next day is normal for most people. However, when anxiety threatens to disrupt normal life activities or starts to hamper quality of living it is ti
I recently came across a quote that has stayed with me for days now. The quote is: "choice, not chance, determines your destiny... happiness and love are just a choice away." I think that so often we allow our emotions to be dictated by what goes on around us and outside us. I allowed this
There are many benefits associated with ADHD behavioral treatment. Until recently, stimulant based medications were considered to be the best treatment for children that suffered from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.
Ativan is a benzodiazepine used in the treatment of anxiety disorders and short-term anxiety.
Want to know how to treat panic attacks?Many people around the world are in the same shoes and there are many available solutions, the only question is "what works?".Well, the only way to find out is to try a bunch since people have different results with treatments.So here are a few of th
As computer use has drastically increased over the past two decades, instances of compulsive use or addictive behavior related to computers have increased as well. For some people, computer use has exacerbated an existing addiction, such as to gambling or shopping. Among adolescents in particular, a
Panic attack & symptoms are associated with Anxiety, which in itself is not an Illness but a symptom of various feelings. Anxiety is, for most people, a normal if not an essential part of our living and which aids us in various aspects of our lives. It can motivate to achieve, help us in competition
One of my biggest mistakes as a newcomer was to waste good time trying to find the exact emotion to tap on instead of just tapping on whatever is there. I was a trained hypnotherapy, Reiki, and massage practitioner, with very good client intake form skills, and I would within the first 5-10 minutes
The apple doesn't fall far from the tree... from folk wisdom to scientific study, all agree that conditions and character are passed down from generation to generation, whether by nature or nurture.Though most generational physical diseases have a genetic (nature) element, many behavioral condi