Why Don’t Teachers Get Training On Mental Health Disorders?
Teachers develop deep knowledge about their students through every interaction, yet when it comes to identifying mental health issues troubling their students, teachers are often unprepared.
10 Things You Should Do to Take Care of Your Mental Health
One out of every five adults experiences mental illness, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
Take an Anonymous Alcohol Screening
You can have a problem with alcohol without having an alcohol problem. Think you have a problem? Take an anonymous self-assessment today.
6 Tips to Reduce Your Daily Stress and Anxiety
5 Tips for Dealing with Grief
Whether you lost a loved one to sickness, tragedy , divorce or even a significant break-up, loss is a trauma. Losses can create identity challenges, lifestyle changes, financial problems and even have social implications. // After 20 years of counseling...
6 Warning Signs of Emotional Blackmail: Couples Counseling Tips
When does it become emotional blackmail? It’s not entirely uncommon to acquiesce to your partner’s requests. After all, you can compromise as well as the next person. But when does healthy
How Distorted Thinking Increases Stress and Anxiety
10 cognitive distortions that make things worse for us.
What Mental Health Counseling Programs Can Do for You
Luckily for all of us, mental health counseling programs are no longer taboo in our society. Whereas earlier mental illnesses were thought of as “madness” and spoken of only in hushed tones, today we realize the importance of getting help for mental ailments as well as physical ones. Ignoring mental health may be detrimental to …
This is why Finland has the best schools
The Harvard education professor Howard Gardner once advised Americans, "Learn from Finland, which has the most effective schools and which does just about the opposite of what we are doing in the United States."
How do you handle mental health counseling appointments and work?
Crazy? I don't think I am. Just a typical American male. Divorced. Wife has custody of our two kids. Been dating another woman since my wife and I split Now my girlfriend has an individual counselor for herself, sees a relationship counselor with me, and now her individual counselor is selling her, for lack of a better word, onto the idea of going to group therapy. Of course, he thinks that I should also add group therapy to my list of to dos. I am also seeing an individual counselor and relationship counselor with her. Now my GF, based upon the learned advice of her counselor, that I need to add Group Therapy to my list of appointments which for the most part are either early evenings or something during banker's hours. I…