What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder?- Boulder Psychotherapist News Post

Boulder Psychotherapist News Post! What is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? The following information is from the National Institute of Mental Health.  I recently found this website and thought I would share it with you. “Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood disorders and can continue through adolescence and adulthood. Symptoms […]

10 Signs That Hint at Abuse: Psychotherapy in Boulder News Post

Psychotherapy in Boulder News Post! 10 Signs That Hint at Abuse 1. Unexplained injuries, especially burns or bruises in the shapes of objects. 2. Changes in behavior, like becoming more aggressive or withdrawn. 3. Return to earlier behaviors, like thumb-sucking, bed-wetting or fear of the dark. 4. Fear of going home. 5. Changes in eating, […]

Are Mild Sleep Disorders Tied to Depression? – Boulder Therapist News Post

BOULDER THERAPIST NEWS POST! Hazards: Mild Sleep Disorders Tied to Depression By Nicholas Bakalar “Snorting and stopping breathing during sleep are associated with depression, even in people whose symptoms do not meet the criteria for a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea, a new study has found…” To see the full article, please click the link […]

A Brief Therapy Heals Trauma in Children: Counseling in Boulder News Post

COUNSELING IN BOULDER NEWS POST! A Brief Therapy Heals Trauma in Children By Jane E. Brody “In many cases, the trauma is unknown to parents and caregivers or never dealt with effectively. The consequences can be devastating for the children and families involved and for society at large. These children are at much greater risk […]

Does Ritalin help ADHD over the long run?- Boulder Psychotherapist News Post

BOULDER PSYCHOTHERAPIST NEWS POST! Does Ritalin help ADHD over the long run? The following is an article that was published in the New York Times on January 28, 2012.   Ritalin Gone Wrong By L. Alan Srouge “THREE million children in this country take drugs for problems in focusing. Toward the end of last year, many […]

What Should You Know About Adolescents and Depression? – Boulder Psychotherapy News Post

Boulder Psychotherapy News Post! Here is some information and facts about adolescents and depression that you might want to know for yourself and/or for your adolescent at home: Depression was an adult disease that is now becoming more prevalent with teenagers Stigma: in one case in the article, the doctors urged the parents to keep […]

Boulder Therapist News Post: Is ADHD Over-Diagnosed?

Boulder Therapist News Post: Is ADHD Over-Diagnosed? Researchers have recently found that ADHD is over-diagnosed.  See the link below to view the full article. Source: Medical News Today Article

Boulder Psychotherapy: A Buddhist Approach

BOULDER PSYCHOTHERAPIST NEWS POST!As a Boulder Psychotherapist, I have had the opportunity to train with many different psychotherapists, spiritual teachers and often my colleagues influence the work I do with my clients.  I recently found a great article that talks about working with low self-esteem using a Buddhist approach.  I resonated with the article as […]