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Getting Help for Trauma from an Outpatient Treatment Program
Getting Help for Trauma from an Outpatient Treatment Program

Getting Help for Trauma from an Outpatient Treatment Program

Living through traumatic events can bring about mental health issues that impair daily life. It can lead to debilitating symptoms…

Getting Help for Trauma from an Outpatient Treatment Program

Living through traumatic events can bring about mental health issues that impair daily life. It can lead to debilitating symptoms…

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5 Yoga Moves to Help with Anxiety

5 Yoga Moves to Help with Anxiety

Anxiety is the most commonly diagnosed mental health disorder in America. Anxiety can cause tremendous suffering, but it doesn’t have…

5 Yoga Moves to Help with Anxiety

Anxiety is the most commonly diagnosed mental health disorder in America. Anxiety can cause tremendous suffering, but it doesn’t have…

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Are my actions normal or is it OCD?

Are my actions normal or is it OCD?

How do I know if I have OCD? When do you know if you are just “being you” or if…

Are my actions normal or is it OCD?

How do I know if I have OCD? When do you know if you are just “being you” or if…

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Fall is here – Look out for these signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Fall is here – Look out for these signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

As the weather gets colder, you may find your mood changing along with the leaves. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) affects…

Fall is here – Look out for these signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder

As the weather gets colder, you may find your mood changing along with the leaves. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) affects…

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The Pandemic and Anxiety

The Pandemic and Anxiety

Mental Health has become a hot topic in the past year. This is extremely beneficial to all who suffer from…

The Pandemic and Anxiety

Mental Health has become a hot topic in the past year. This is extremely beneficial to all who suffer from…

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Let’s Talk About Suicide

Let’s Talk About Suicide

According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United…

Let’s Talk About Suicide

According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United…

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Supporting Mental Health in College

Supporting Mental Health in College

Many young adults feel that the normal pressures of college combined with the pandemic have had a negative effect on…

Supporting Mental Health in College

Many young adults feel that the normal pressures of college combined with the pandemic have had a negative effect on…

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The Mental Health Impact of a Gap Year

The Mental Health Impact of a Gap Year

Jesse Viner, MD, CEO & Chief Medical Officer Taking a gap year — a year off between high school and…

The Mental Health Impact of a Gap Year

Jesse Viner, MD, CEO & Chief Medical Officer Taking a gap year — a year off between high school and…

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Jesse Viner, CEO/Chief Medical Officer interview by Jeffrey Arnett Ph.D., Professor of Developmental Psychology at Clarke University and originator of the term Emerging Adult.

Jesse Viner, CEO/Chief Medical Officer interview by Jeffrey Arnett Ph.D., Professor of Developmental Psychology at Clarke University and originator of the term Emerging Adult.

Jesse Viner, CEO/Chief Medical Officer interview by Jeffrey Arnett Ph.D., Professor of Developmental Psychology at Clarke University and originator of…

Jesse Viner, CEO/Chief Medical Officer interview by Jeffrey Arnett Ph.D., Professor of Developmental Psychology at Clarke University and originator of the term Emerging Adult.

Jesse Viner, CEO/Chief Medical Officer interview by Jeffrey Arnett Ph.D., Professor of Developmental Psychology at Clarke University and originator of…

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Minority Mental Health

Minority Mental Health

July is National Minority Mental Health Month, a time to continue the visionary work of Bebe Moore Campbell who worked…

Minority Mental Health

July is National Minority Mental Health Month, a time to continue the visionary work of Bebe Moore Campbell who worked…

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Understanding How to Cope with PTSD

Understanding How to Cope with PTSD

Trauma is defined by the experience of emotional disruption resulting in brain dysregulation significant enough to evoke a “fight or…

Understanding How to Cope with PTSD

Trauma is defined by the experience of emotional disruption resulting in brain dysregulation significant enough to evoke a “fight or…

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Managing and Minimizing Daily Stress

Managing and Minimizing Daily Stress

As we recognize Stress Awareness in April it is important to have a deeper understanding of stress and how it…

Managing and Minimizing Daily Stress

As we recognize Stress Awareness in April it is important to have a deeper understanding of stress and how it…

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Understanding PTSD: Diagnosis and Symptoms

Understanding PTSD: Diagnosis and Symptoms

PTSD or Post-traumatic stress disorder can be triggered when someone experiences or witnesses a traumatic event such as an accident,…

Understanding PTSD: Diagnosis and Symptoms

PTSD or Post-traumatic stress disorder can be triggered when someone experiences or witnesses a traumatic event such as an accident,…

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Eating Disorders and the Road to Recovery

Eating Disorders and the Road to Recovery

Eating disorders are serious mental and physical illnesses that affect an estimated 20 million women and 10 million men in…

Eating Disorders and the Road to Recovery

Eating disorders are serious mental and physical illnesses that affect an estimated 20 million women and 10 million men in…

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Mind the Gap Between High School and Independent Living

Mind the Gap Between High School and Independent Living

Gap years are continuing to be a growing phenomenon. According to the 2015 Gap Year Association National Alumni Survey report,…

Mind the Gap Between High School and Independent Living

Gap years are continuing to be a growing phenomenon. According to the 2015 Gap Year Association National Alumni Survey report,…

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What is Considered Sexual Assault? A Guide on Sexual Assault.

What is Considered Sexual Assault? A Guide on Sexual Assault.

Published with permission from Florin/Roebig Trial AttorneysPublished: December 16, 2019 Last Modified: July 22, 2020 If you’re searching for advice…

What is Considered Sexual Assault? A Guide on Sexual Assault.

Published with permission from Florin/Roebig Trial AttorneysPublished: December 16, 2019 Last Modified: July 22, 2020 If you’re searching for advice…

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Social Unrest and Parenting Teenagers

Social Unrest and Parenting Teenagers

By Michael Losoff, PhDStaff PsychologistDirector of Adolescent Services Yellowbrick We are all struggling to absorb the intense and frightening social…

Social Unrest and Parenting Teenagers

By Michael Losoff, PhDStaff PsychologistDirector of Adolescent Services Yellowbrick We are all struggling to absorb the intense and frightening social…

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Navigating quarantine with your teenager

Navigating quarantine with your teenager

By Bryn Jessup, PhDDirector, Family Services & Systems,Yellowbrick In Illinois, the governor’s stay-at-home order has meant that you and your…

Navigating quarantine with your teenager

By Bryn Jessup, PhDDirector, Family Services & Systems,Yellowbrick In Illinois, the governor’s stay-at-home order has meant that you and your…

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Can Negativity Make You Sick?

Can Negativity Make You Sick?

All the worry and fear about the coronavirus may make you wonder if a positive or negative outlook can have…

Can Negativity Make You Sick?

All the worry and fear about the coronavirus may make you wonder if a positive or negative outlook can have…

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Paradigm Shift and Youth

Paradigm Shift and Youth

By Michael Losoff, PhDStaff Psychologist, Director of Adolescent Services Yellowbrick A book that has had a vivid impact on me, even…

Paradigm Shift and Youth

By Michael Losoff, PhDStaff Psychologist, Director of Adolescent Services Yellowbrick A book that has had a vivid impact on me, even…

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Online as Effective as Classroom Learning

Online as Effective as Classroom Learning

Tracey Reaves, M.A.Coordinator of Adolescent Education and Clinical ServicesYellowbrick Are you afraid that school closures from COVID-19 are going to…

Online as Effective as Classroom Learning

Tracey Reaves, M.A.Coordinator of Adolescent Education and Clinical ServicesYellowbrick Are you afraid that school closures from COVID-19 are going to…

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    Bipolar Disorder

    A mental health condition that’s characterized by intense shifts in mood including both manic and depressive episodes.

    Major Depressive Disorder

    People living with Major Depressive Disorder, or MDD, experience episodes of depression and sadness that are debilitating to daily life.

    Anxiety Disorders

    Those living with anxiety disorders experience high levels of anxiety and stress that interfere negatively with daily life.

    Thought Disorder

    A mental health issue in which a person’s cognitive function is impaired, resulting in symptoms like experiencing challenges with conducting speech, reading and writing, and behavior.

    Personality Disorders

    Mental health disorders that negatively affect a person’s behaviors, thought patterns, and function. People diagnosed with these disorders experience challenges with managing relationships and understanding various situations.

    PTSD

    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition that people can develop as a result of experiencing traumatic situations, characterized by symptoms including flashbacks, avoidance behaviors, and more.

    ADHD

    A mental health condition that is characterized by specific symptoms of forgetfulness and lack of concentration, which makes it challenging to complete necessary tasks.

    Eating Disorders

    Mental health conditions that interfere with a person’s eating habits, thought patterns, and behaviors in negative ways.

    OCD

    A mental health disorder diagnosable with the DSM-5 that is characterized by both obsessions and compulsive behaviors.