The post below comes from Joshua Fuller, an Undergraduate Research Ambassador, former President of Honors Student Council, former Junior Advisor and Sophomore Advisor for the Honors Housing Community. 892 more words
Tags » Neuropsychology
So it took me a while to start writing. Excuses, excuses, I’ve been busy, you know the drill ;).
A couple of weeks ago I felt I needed to stop watching Netflix as much as I did. 385 more words
It has been proven that psychological therapies are most effective in treating anxiety. In extreme cases, medication may be considered helpful as well, where anti-depressants could be helpful in treating anxiety, even if a person doesn’t experience symptoms of depression. 385 more words
You are reading one in a series of short posts translating the patient experience to an action-oriented context for clinicians.
My wheelchair was outfitted with a tray, which might be convenient if I were cruising the halls of the locked brain injury unit, snacking on Doritos I took away from lunch, sipping stale hospital coffee from a Styrofoam cup, with the red straw pinched on the end like the metal receiving mold of a stapler, greeting staff with a Cheshire grin—“should he be out of his room?” The tray, brittle plastic, sold to Boeing in the late-1970s to pop up from the arm rests. 1,451 more words
This past Tuesday I had the pleasure of hearing Dr. Bruce Perry talk about the Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics. “The Neurosequential Model is a developmentally-informed, biologically-respectful approach to working with at-risk children.” (www.childtrauma.org). 278 more words