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Modern Paradox
Verbal Abuse
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The articles below are grouped by general topic along with a description of each article. Click on the highlighted article to see it in full.


Types of Verbal Abuse lists common types of verbal abuse, both blatant and subtle.


Understanding Alcohol Related Disorders, describes the causes, symptoms, effects and treatment for alcohol related problems.


What's ADD? discusses the symptoms, over and under diagnosis, the underlying causes and the types of treatment for children with ADD.

ADD Assessment. Due to the nature of ADD, it is difficult to assess it properly. This article discusses the types of tests that should be included in a comprehensive evaluation.

The ADD Brain  shows SPECT brain images comparing a healthy brain, a brain with ADD, and a brain with ADD on medication.


Controlling Anger Before it Controls You, discusses the nature of anger, problems with holding anger in versus expressing anger, and strategies to control or reduce anger.


Anxiety Disorders, The Role of Psychotherapy, discusses the different types of anxiety disorders and the types of treatment available for each.

Answers to Your Questions about Panic Disorder, discusses symptoms, causes side-effects and treatment for Panic


Children and Television Violence. children's television shows contain about 20 violent acts each hour and it affects the viewer's behavior. This article offers some ideas about what parents can do.

What Makes Kids Care?: Teaching Gentleness in a Violent World. This article answers the question, What can parents do to help their children develop a sense of caring and compassion for others, admist this violent world?

Childrearing Advice.  This chart compares international experts with each other and compared to modern research.


In Crisis Countdown, researchers note the likelihood of developing depression following different common stressful events.

Depression Tips offer various non-medication ideas for helping with depression.

Exercise Gives a Lift to Psychotherapy

Medication Facts  presents what to expect when on anti-depressant medication along with some do's and don'ts.


Brain Tips  includes do's and don'ts for taking care of your brain.


11 Points for a better marriage summarizes the most important steps to improving your marriage.

Marriage Quotes, offers a collection of advice about marriage from many notable figures through the ages.


Sleep Tips  offers some ideas on getting a good night's sleep.


The Different Kinds of Stress. This article covers the difference between acute, episodic, and chronic stress and their symptoms.

Stress and the Holidays, gives some advice about reducing expectations and enjoying the moment.


For Teens. National statistics indicate that one in every five teens has some type of mental health problem in any given year. This article gives teens advice about how to know when help is necessary and how and why to get psychological help.


Coping with Terrorism, offers advice for adults and children who have been effected by terrorism. The article outlines possible reactions and ways to cope with them.


Modern Paradox is a short essay by a Columbine High School student about our modern behaviors and values


This Sexual Assault Questionnaire separates myth and fact through 16 True-False questions.

In the Eating Disorders article, the major kinds of eating disorders are described along with the causes and the need for treatment. It also describes how treatment will help.

Breast Cancer: How Your Mind Can Help Your Body, covers such topics as  how psychological treatment can help a woman cope with the diagnosis breast cancer and how it can actually help with the treatment of the cancer as well.





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