What Is ADHD?
What Is ADHD? Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is a neurobehavioral disorder characterized by a combination of inattentiveness, distractibility, hyperactivity, and impulsivity. Five to seven percent of children are diagnosed with this developmental disorder. Some simply cannot concentrate; others become disruptive, defiant and have trouble getting along with parents, peers, or teachers. ADHD is controversial: Is it a […]Read More
Teaching Your Adolescent About Anger
Teaching Your Adolescent About Anger (Source: Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D. Surviving (Your Child’s) Adolescence) In the curriculum of family life, parents should include the topic of anger. The question essentially was: “What can I teach my teenager about anger, now that he seems angry more of the time?” It’s a complicated issue. What follows are […]Read More
Shyness: Biologically Based? A Mental Disorder? or A Quirk?
Shyness: Biologically Based? A Mental Disorder? or A Quirk? When and how should a child’s shyness be treated? Source: (Susan Newman Ph.D. Singletons) I listened to her parents beg, “Talk to your Uncle Steve.” From the time she was able to talk, with the exception being her father, Annie refused to speak to her uncle […]Read More
Your Brain Does Not Like Sleeping in a New Place
Your Brain Does Not Like Sleeping in a New Place Half of your brain remains alert when sleeping in a new environment. (Source: Denise Cummins Ph.D. Good Thinking) We’ve all been there: We fly somewhere to give a talk, attend a sales convention, visit friends, or meet with prospective employers. And we spend the night […]Read More
WILLPOWER IS ALWAYS ON WILL CALL
WILLPOWER IS ALWAYS ON WILL CALL (Source from “ONE Thing” – Gary Keller) “Odysseus understood how weak willpower actually is when he asked his crew to bind him to the mast while sailing by the seductive Sirens.” —Patricia Cohen Why would you ever do something the hard way? Why would you ever knowingly get behind […]Read More
The Truth- The Simple Path To Productivity
The Truth The Simple Path To Productivity (Source from “ONE Thing” – Gary Keller) “Be careful how you interpret the world; it is like that.” —Erich Heller UNCLENCHED For many years, I suffered from trying to live the lies of success. I began my career assuming everything mattered equally, so in an effort to cram […]Read More
What is Psychotherapy?
Psychotherapy or just therapy offers you a confidential, safe and privacy to talk about anything that is bothering you, and or is giving you discomfort. It allows you to talk to someone who is trained to listen attentively and help you to improve things. Therapy is a very personal process. It enables you to address, […]Read More