School Articles

Worried about Psychotic Friend

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Wednesday, February 18th, 2015
Hello there. So, I've recently made the acquaintance of a kid in my grade -- a kid that most people avoid, because he is strange in an uncomfortable way. We really hit it off (I find that I end up relating to a lot of ...

I Have Social Anxiety

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
From Croatia: I'm struggling with slight social anxiety. I've always been shy and I felt better alone than around other people. I thought it was because I'm an introvert, but my problems don't end there. I don't like talking on the phone, and I always ...

Stuck During Public Speaking

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
I am suffering from a serious psychological problem at present I am pursuing MBA from a respected B-School I am good in study but when I publicly speak, giving presentation I badly stuck and sometimes even not able to speak a single word despite of ...

I Don’t Need Much to Become Angry

By Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker on Friday, February 13th, 2015
From the U.K: I have 2 small children, married for 5 years. I am a student as well. I find myself getting angry very easy about little things, and I feel I can not cope anymore with all the running of the household, husband and ...

Losing on Life

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
My dad left us when I was 10. I was brought up by mom single-handedly. She worked most of the time and I used to be alone at home. I was harassed and bullied by my uncle and his family with whom mom and myself ...

I Don’t Know What Is Wrong With Me

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Friday, February 6th, 2015
It is my third and final year at university, in both the first and second years I was working at a first level. This year however, no matter what I do I can't concentrate or get motivated in the slightest. I have had constant anxiety ...

I Go Through Occasional Depression and Feel a Lot of Stress

By Holly Counts, Psy.D. on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
I go through occasional depression and feel a lot of stress. I'm a 15-year-old girl. I think I go through occasional depression and feel a lot of stress on me. I think the main reason is due to me being the oldest out of my ...

Roommate Situation – Is Something Wrong with Me?

By Holly Counts, Psy.D. on Monday, January 19th, 2015
I've been having some emotional issues with my current roommates and I'm starting to think it's myself and not them that's the cause of it. When it comes to them, I don't really consider their feelings or I just blow off the fact that they ...

Weird Sleeping Problems

By Kristina Randle, Ph.D., LCSW on Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Most days, I can't sleep. I'm not talking about staying up too late on the internet or whatever, I can lay in bed for three hours (that's how much time I usually give it) and I still cannot sleep. I often go to school without ...

I Can’t Accept Myself

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Thursday, January 8th, 2015
Well I'm gay and I stopped denying it recently. I always known that there's something different with me, though. I hate it and I'm so afraid because everybody around me says awful things about gays. I am unhappy and I have strong feeling that I ...

My Sister has Destructive Behavior and My Family Struggles with Why

By Holly Counts, Psy.D. on Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
My 15-year-old sister is having a really rough time in life, both in school and at home. In school she rarely goes, she gets low grades, she makes friends with the wrong kinds of people yet is excessively dedicated to texting, speaking with, ...

I Have No One that I Know in My Class

By Daniel J. Tomasulo, PhD, TEP, MFA, MAPP on Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
Ok, I am currently in year 9. I have an amazing group of friends and I really enjoyed year 8. It was just perfect! But now I got moved classes and I got separated from my friends. Some of the people in my new class ...