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Constant Exposure to Negative News Makes...

Constant Exposure to Negative News Makes People Anxious and Unsafe

Today, the vast majority of news is negative. We often hear about crimes, terrorism, strife, acts of violence, and virus outbreak. Thanks to the 24-hour news cycle, it is nearly impossible to open up a browser, turn on the TV or scroll through your Twitter or Facebook newsfeeds without being assaulted by news or stories […]

4 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Anxi...

4 Ways to Help Your Child Cope with Anxiety

Anxiety can be overwhelming to both the child and parents. It can negatively affect the child’s ability to attend school, sleep, and other areas of his/her life. As parents, it is extremely difficult for you to see your child suffer. It is natural to seek strategies to stop the anxiety. Learning to manage the symptoms […]

Using EMDR Therapy to Heal Your Past

Using EMDR Therapy to Heal Your Past

While many sources of trauma are physical in nature, it can cause a lasting impact on a person’s physical, emotional and mental health. Sometimes, the effect can be so severe that they interfere with an individual’s ability to live a normal life. Studies show that about 20% of individuals who have experienced a traumatic event […]

Psychological Impact of Terrorist Threat

Psychological Impact of Terrorist Threat

There has been an increasing amount of research about the effects of terrorism on people’s mental health since the 9/11 attack. While some people were able to recover quickly from these traumatic events, some people developed post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). During terror attacks, the victims and their families, rescue workers, and people who live […]