Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Supporting Men > Therapy

#Dysfunctional #Parenting #Causes #Codependency

Check out @PsychCentral's Tweet: https://twitter.com/PsychCentral/status/892848625046265856?s=09 Parenting is unreliable, inconsistent, and unpredictable. There never is a sense of safety and consistency, allowing children to thrive. The majority suffer emotional, if not physical abuse, and thus carry issues of trust and anger about their past, sometimes directed at the sober parent, as well.

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#Binge #eating #disorder #cognitive #behavioral #disorder

Face-to-face therapy best to treat binge eating disorder. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwpdDf0DU http://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-mental-eating-binge-idUSKBN1AI2MX?feedType=RSS&feedName=healthNews About 1.9 percent of people around the world will have binge eating disorder during their lives, they add. "Cognitive-behavioral therapy is the most well-established treatment for adults with binge-eating disorder," Hilbert told Reuters Health in an email. Self-help programs also showed promise in some

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#’Goldwater Rule’ #Bar #Psychiatrists #Commenting #Trump

NPR: 'Goldwater Rule' Still In Place Barring Many Psychiatrists From Commenting On Trump. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw2-yt6zk http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/07/25/539238529/goldwater-rule-still-in-place-barring-many-psychiatrists-from-commenting-on-trum?ft=nprml&f=1001 The 37,000 members of the American Psychiatric Association, on the other hand, do remain bound by the Goldwater rule. This has spurred one psychoanalyst, who has called into question Trump's emotional stability, to resign from the group

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#Growing up #high-stress #environment #tap into #hidden #skills

Check out @wef's Tweet: https://twitter.com/wef/status/890346092822491136?s=09 Why growing up in a high-stress environment could tap into hidden skills https://t.co/QfnN7Nz6mp pic.twitter.com/8m8am4spIj — World Economic Forum (@wef) July 26, 2017 Stress-adapted youth may possess traits—such as heightened vigilance, attention shifting, and empathic accuracy—that traditional learning and testing situations don’t tap into. These skills may actually allow

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ABC News: Sexual abuse survivors find joy through horse therapy

ABC News: Sexual abuse survivors find joy through horse therapy. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwtYyWnjU http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-06-23/healing-powers-of-horse-therapy-sexual-assault-survivors/8638550 She says horses are useful for therapy — in part — because they evolved with humans. "They learned how to observe the environment, how to read subtleties, so they will read incongruences in a person," Ms Botros said. "They will pick it

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#BIllNye uses #satire to #debunk #gay #conversion #therapy

https://www.indy100.com/article/bill-nye-ice-cream-orgy-discuss-gay-conversion-therapy-7709536 On his new Netflix series, “Bill Nye Saves the World,”​ the enigmatic scientist uses a video about ice cream to demonstrate the craziness of so called gay 'conversion therapy'. Because when there’s ice cream involved, even the most ignorant will listen. We are enlightened by forward thinking, but not everyone sees

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Complex trauma leads to a specific type of PTSD

http://theconversation.com/a-soldier-and-a-sex-worker-walk-into-a-therapists-office-whos-more-likely-to-have-ptsd-71464 Complex trauma leads to a specific type of PTSD, known as complex PTSD, which will be listed in the 2018 edition of International Classification of Diseases for the first time. Complex PTSD applies to responses to extremely threatening or horrific events that are extreme, prolonged or repetitive, from which a person

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