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From Our Archives—Kicking the Habit for Good: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Smoking Cessation by Dr. Christopher Harte

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Addiction, Stress, Substance Abuse, The Wire | 0 comments

Many smokers find it incredibly difficult to kick the habit and often feel discouraged and pessimistic about ever being able to quit for good. The good news is that there are treatments that can greatly enhance your chances of successfully quitting.

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How To Model Healthy Eating Habits for Youth by Dr. Ashley Anderson

Posted by on Aug 16, 2016 in Eating Habits, Parenting, The Wire | 0 comments

Many pre-teens and teens struggle with body image, weight, and/or appearance. These concerns may eventually develop into distorted eating patterns, such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder. Implementing family meal time is one way to model healthy eating habits for youth.

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The Father as Protector of the Mother and Child Unity by Dr. Barney Greenspan

Posted by on Aug 2, 2016 in Marriage & Family, The Wire | 0 comments

What is being addressed here primarily is how a father deals with his maternal side without interfering with the mother’s mothering. Along with feeding, diapering and bathing (among other activities) one hopes that early on in his parenting a father will also learn to obtain gratification through his pride in, and the support and protection of, his wife’s maternal side.

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NPR: Psychotherapy Helps People Tune Out The Din Of Tinnitus

Posted by on Jul 26, 2016 in Chronic Illness, The Wire | 0 comments

Psychotherapy may be a solution to those who experience tinnitus, a condition that causes an individual to hear a ringing or roaring sound. An article released by NPR mentions that while tinnitus may be a simple annoyance to some individuals, it can be so intolerable to others that they begin to experience anxiety, depression, and an overall decreased quality of life.

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Achieving “Parenting Flow” by Dr. Kimberly D. Thompson

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in Parenting, The Wire | 0 comments

Flow is that marvelous experience when time and self-consciousness are suspended, and we have a sense of becoming one with what we are seeking to achieve. Explore the eight major components of flow, and how you can adjust your approach so that you achieve flow in your day-to-day life as a parent.

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