Children with autism need psychological help, psychologist says

Psychology is important in understanding what’s going on in children with autism.However, it is also essential to have an understanding of the complex issues that exist within a child’s environment.Psychologist and child psychologist Dr. Lisa Stenmark explains what you need to know about autism and why it is important for professionals to have expertise in […]

The psychology of love and the psychological benefits of a monogamous relationship

A psychological study finds that being in a committed, monogamous and monogamous love relationship may be as beneficial as monogamous marriage in terms of the brain and physical health.The research was carried out by a team from the University of Sheffield, who have also published a number of studies showing that monogamous relationships have a […]

What psychologist do you do with your hands?

Psychologists are experts in diagnosing disorders and treating the underlying causes of illness.But it is rare to find one who can diagnose and treat mental illnesses without also doing something about the hands.In a new series of videos, psychologists and clinical psychologists discuss the best ways to manage mental illness without having to resort to […]

How to tell if you are suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

The term ‘post traumatic stress disorder’ is a new one for many people, but it is not entirely new.Dr. Matthew Bisset, a psychologist at the University of Auckland, explains why the term ‘psychologist’ has become a popular way to describe the condition.“There’s a lot of people who are suffering with PTSD, and it’s often not […]

How to earn more from a clinical psychologist

When you’re considering a clinical psychology degree, the first question is what kind of training you’re looking for.This is a critical factor in whether you’ll end up with a clinical or a clinical assistant job.Clinical psychology is an undergraduate degree, but some of the more advanced courses can lead to a clinical career.If you’re planning […]

A new look at the “fear” of African Americans and their mental health

The “fears” of mental illness among African Americans are “unjustified,” according to a new study published by the American Psychological Association (APA).The report, published on Monday, said that the APA’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) defines “anxiety” as a fear of an imminent threat, while other mental disorders include “anorexia nervosa,” “borderline […]

The difference between psychologist and psychiatrist degrees

What’s the difference between a psychologist and a psychiatrist degree?Most psychologists are psychologists, but a growing number of psychiatrists are also psychologists.Both schools have their own curriculum, curriculum standards, and curriculum materials.Many psychiatrists work in clinical psychology programs, but some also work in adult and adolescent psychiatry programs.Some psychologists have specialties in a specific area […]

Why do some children with ADHD need to go to prison?

Some children with ADD, ADHD, and/or other developmental delays are placed in prison for their own safety, as a result of a failure to provide them with appropriate treatment.A report released by the National Institute of Mental Health in July found that in 2012, 6% of children with a diagnosed developmental delay or delay-related disorder […]

Army psychiatrist gets appointment with VA in TX shooting

A Houston-area Army psychiatrist has been appointed to oversee the investigation into a shooting at a VA facility that left four veterans dead.The appointment of Army psychiatrist James C. Nunez, 41, comes days after a gunman killed a gunman at a medical facility in Texas and killed another wounded in a separate shooting.Nunes has been […]

GOP lawmakers say conservatives should be more involved in health care debate

Republicans have long criticized liberals for having too much influence on the health care system.Now, conservatives say it’s time to take a more active role in crafting health care legislation.Republicans have long accused liberals of having too many influence on health care policy.Now, conservatives are calling for a more proactive role.The most immediate change conservatives […]