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On Facebook, you are what you ‘like,’ study finds

On Facebook, you are what you ‘like,’ study finds: Researchers say they can tell a lot about people from their Facebook ‘likes’ – great for marketers but a worry for privacy advocates. Attention Facebook users: Do you “like” Mozart, science, “The Colbert Report” and curly fries? Chances are you’ve got a high IQ. Have you […]

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The Endowment Effect: Why It’s Easy to Overvalue Your Stuff

The Endowment Effect: Why It’s Easy to Overvalue Your Stuff: A strange thing happens in the mind when you buy something. No matter what it is—a pair of jeans, a car or even a house—in that moment when an object becomes your property, it undergoes a transformation. Because you chose it and you associate it […]

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7 Email Efficiency Tips To Get More Email Done, Faster

7 Email Efficiency Tips To Get More Email Done, Faster: Life revolves around communication and literally nothing gets accomplished without it. Email is a communication tool meant to make your life easier. Instead of having to type up a letter or try to catch someone on the phone or in person, you can quickly type […]

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Washington Post Calls on Congress to Address Mental Health, Praises Excellence in Mental Health Act

Washington Post Calls on Congress to Address Mental Health, Praises Excellence in Mental Health Act: The Washington Post editorial board this week released an editorial calling on Congress to improve the nation’s mental health system. The editorial addresses the stigma and high out-of-pockets costs facing Americans who seek care, along with issues in the financing […]

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Paul Heroux: Understanding and Compassion: Essential Ingredients to Mental Health Reform

Paul Heroux: Understanding and Compassion: Essential Ingredients to Mental Health Reform Chances are, you’ve heard some of the discussion in recent weeks about the role of mental health in social problems – like violence, crime, and poverty. What to do, and how to approach the topic, is unclear. Without a doubt, everyone might agree that […]

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How to Talk to Children About School Shooting

I walked into a gathering of fellow therapists, having just heard about the Connecticut school shooting. Most of those assembled were taking specific steps to care for themselves and their own children. Even the professional helpers must take steps to intentionally care for themselves and others. Perhaps we all should… It’s fine to inform yourself about […]

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WebMD Mobile Pain Coach App

WebMD Mobile Pain Coach App

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Access support services for domestic violence – android app

Verizon Supports Fight Against Domestic Violence With Free Android App [Updates]

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Doubt Therapy Changes Thinking Patterns in People with OCD

This well-crafted article appears on the Psychology Today website. It’s long, but the info is solid. You’ll find a link toward the end that will take you to the research/educational site mentioned in the article. There, you’ll find free access to the treatment manual, worksheets, and supporting materials. If you are having trouble getting help […]

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Stress fuels breast cancer metastasis to bone

Perhaps you’d agree that our health benefits from managing stress. Here’s a link to a story on Science Daily that reports fresh finding that takes that imperative up a notch. Apparently, researchers at Vanderbilt University, have demonstrated that managing stress [in an animal research setting] inhibits the spread of of breast cancer. While one can […]