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Craving Research: Implications for Treatment
Many researchers and clinicians consider craving an important contributor to the development and maintenance of alcoholism (1). Craving has been described as a powerful urge to drink or as intense thoughts about alcohol. The International Classification of Diseases (ICD-10) includes craving as an...
Autism, a brain disorder that affects 1 to 2 in 1,000 Americans, 1 too often results in a lifetime of impaired thinking, feeling and social functioning-our most uniquely human attributes. Autism typically affects a person's ability to communicate, form relationships with others, and respond... Brief Notes on the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents
The future of our country depends on the mental health and strength of our young people. However, many children have mental health problems that interfere with normal development and functioning. A 1999 study estimated that almost 21 percent of U.S. children ages 9 to 17 had a diagnosable mental or... Asperger's Disorder
Asperger's Disorder is the term for a specific type of pervasive developmental disorder, which is characterized by problems in development of social skills and behavior. In the past, many children with Asperger's Disorder were diagnosed as having autism, another of the pervasive developmental...
"Obsessive-compulsive Disorder" in the News
Music 4 Mental Health at The Face Bar
The family of a woman who suffered from a rare form of obsessive compulsive disorder are holding an event in her memory on Saturday. A look ahead: The kids who caught OCD
Most people associate the word strep with strep throat. But imagine a strain of strep with side effects so shocking and dangerous that it leads to obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). Emily Lloyd: I've beaten depression, drugs, Tourette
As a fresh-faced teenager she was the golden girl of British film who conquered Hollywood and starred beside Brad Pitt and Bruce Willis. The pretty 16-year-old who rocketed to fame in the 1987 film Wish You Were Here spent long periods in psychiatric wards. OCD Treatment | How
OCD Rescue Program is the latest OCD treatment method developed by Rich Presta that promises to help people lower Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. A full OCD Rescue Program review on the website Vkool.com indicates if the method is effective for people to use. (PRWeb April 27, 2013) Read the full...
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Disabilities and Disorders
August 11, 2008, 7:47 pm
There are many disorders and disabilities listed in children’s profiles and some of the terminology can be very confusing. This series of blogs is intended to help take some of the mystery out of the terms that you read and help you evaluate if you want to pursue a placement.
Anemia – Anemia... Hope for the Severely Depressed and Who Else?
May 6, 2008, 7:20 pm
As I read the article about treating severe depression with deep brain stimulation (DBS ), I couldn’t help but wonder if it might offer hope for other disorders. Could it possibly help severe cases of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), too. Originally used to treat people with Parkinson’s... Self-image or Body Dysmorphic Disorder in Your Adopted Child
December 7, 2007, 7:31 pm
Does your adopted child have a self-image disorder? Perhaps your adopted child is suffering from a body dysmorphic disorder. People with this condition are convinced that they are ugly. Apparently while processing things that they see which includes their own image, they have some sort of glitch...
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Anxiety & Panic Disorders Health Center - OCD in Children and ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), a type of anxiety disorder, is a potentially disabling illness that traps people in endless cycles of repetitive thoughts and behaviors. People with OCD are plagued by recurring and distressing thoughts, fears, or images (obsessions) they cannot control. The
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD): Symptoms, Behavior, and ...
Guide to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), including symptoms, treatment, and what you can do to help yourself.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder - National Library of Medicine ...
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsions).