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What Happens When White People Declare Black Lives Matter

What Happens When White People Declare Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter has been one of the most contested issues in modern rhetoric. Stepping into any online conversation about Black Lives Matter will give you a crash course in the very emotional and aggressive rhetoric opposing the movement....
Exercises for a Healthy Mind and Body: Planks

Exercises for a Healthy Mind and Body: Planks

Better physical health for better mental health You can not expect to improve your psychological well-being in the long-term if you ignore the intricate connection between your

Phase Two of Corona Virus Fallout – I Gotta Try

I think I’ve entered phase two of the Corona virus fallout. I’m about a week or so away from the 6 month benchmark of being home and I’m struggling. Phase one was the first several months where I pushed myself to stay physically active –...
Therapists: What do you need right now?

Therapists: What do you need right now?

We did a virtual private practice retreat with over 120 therapists from all over the country (and the world) last Friday. We heard some common themes from a LOT of...
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Pandemic Playbook: A Look At The Bystander Effect

The Bystander Effect is pretty much as it sounds. It refers to standing by while something, usually somewhat horrific, is going on and choosing to do nothing. The term became famous in the 1964 when a young woman,...
Today I Love My Ragged Yard

Today I Love My Ragged Yard

Today I love my ragged yard out front with all its so called weeds and bio-diverse culture going on. I love how it represents the way a world could be,...
Forensic Psychology: More Than Meets the Eye

Forensic Psychology: More Than Meets the Eye

Forensic psychology. The term is likely conjuring images of a brilliant profiler getting into the psyche of heinous criminals, bringing them to justice. I hate to shatter dreams, but such...
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Teenager With ADHD Incarcerated for Not Doing Her Homework

Teenager With ADHD Incarcerated for Not Doing Her Homework

As I write this, there is a 15-year-old girl with ADHD who has been sitting in a juvenile detention facility since May because she did not do her homework. Should people with ADHD be sent to prison if they don’t
Where You Live May Influence How Long You Live

Where You Live May Influence How Long You Live

Can where you live impact how long you live? Investigators from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School discovered that people who live in blue states are living longer and the gap between...