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5 Reasons Autism Rates Are on the Rise

5 Reasons Autism Rates Are on the Rise

It’s not vaccines. Though it’s tempting to let that be the end of the article, I won’t do that. To me, it’s perfectly obvious why autism rates are rising. Let’s...
Loneliness in Seniors

Loneliness in Seniors

It’s no surprise to most of us that loneliness has become an epidemic. In fact, those with mental health issues experience loneliness at an alarming rate. The one group most...
Top Mindsets That Make Us Feel Lonely

Top Mindsets That Make Us Feel Lonely

Have you ever been in a relationship but felt alienated, alone, or forgotten? Ever wonder about how your mindset impacts why you feel lonely? Derrick and Beau are just beginning...
Fear of Flying: Plane Crashes and Reverse Normalization

Fear of Flying: Plane Crashes and Reverse Normalization

The recent Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max accident has created a stir for people who already experience flying anxiety. For people who aren’t afraid of flying, an incident like this tends...
To Others Who Have Experienced Trauma as Children

To Others Who Have Experienced Trauma as Children

Most of us have real anger and suffering living inside us. Perhaps in the past we were oppressed or mistreated, and all that pain is still right there, buried in...
Persuasion and Manipulation

Persuasion and Manipulation

Photos by Adair733, If you want somebody to believe something or do something, there are two legal ways to go about it: persuasion and manipulation. The emotionally healthy way is...
Please Restrain Me

Please Restrain Me

That sounds a little risque, doesn’t it? Well, I’m not trying to be risque, but the truth is that that fits in, in a meta sort of way, with today’s...
Today I Love Sunny Morning Drives

Today I Love Sunny Morning Drives

Today I love sunny morning drives on my way to the Wednesday office. I love this blue sky day of sunlight and opportunity. I love that I have a lot...
Texting and Arguing: Fighting Over Text Messages

Texting and Arguing: Fighting Over Text Messages

How often do you find yourself wondering if you may have simply misunderstood the context or meaning of a text message? Most people are pretty adept at transmitting factual information...

Parenting & The College Admissions Scandal

One can’t help but draw a correlation between modern day parenting, and the recent college admissions scandal. Today’s children more often times than not grow up running the show. In other words, parents...
Life Before HIPAA

Life Before HIPAA

Imagine if your health insurance company provided your employer with details about your mental illness, including diagnosis and notes. At the same time, your doctor didn’t have to give this...
Learning to Move Like You Love Yourself

Learning to Move Like You Love Yourself

“Move like you love yourself.” My YouTube yoga teacher, Adriene, has been saying this for the last year, which is the exact amount of time I’ve been taking her online...
Study Probes How Concussion Impacts Deep Brain Structure

Study Probes How Concussion Impacts Deep Brain Structure

Concussion researchers have long suspected that damage to the brain’s corpus callosum could be the underlying reason behind certain side effects of concussion, including dizziness or vision problems. Their hypothesis...