When differentiating between “physical” addiction and “psychological” addiction in newborns of addicted mom’s, it is a slippery slope of distinction. It is known that physical addiction comes about through an array of neuroadaptive changes and the laying down and … Read the rest
Many people who have been sexually abused define themselves through the lens of that abuse. They believe that their sometimes addictive and chaotic behaviour is caused solely by their childhood sexual abuse experience. Unfortunately for someone looking for a … Read the rest
As therapists we are positioned to bring new ideas and possible solutions to families of children with special needs. Often the families we are there to serve experience a “state of desparation” and “hopelessness”, floundering for ways to help their … Read the rest
Did you know that you can make your brain work better and become healthier by helping others?
When you experience anxiety, depression or stress, helping others not only makes you feel good, but also changes the structure of your DNA. … Read the rest