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Understanding PTSD Treatment

This entry starts with the treatment of simple fears and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in order to lay the foundation, then discusses how PTSD treatment works. 1,149 more words


Anxiety - Avoid or Accept?

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, 40 million adults in the United States over the age of 18 suffer from an anxiety disorder, making it the most common brain disorder in our country. 424 more words

Mental Health


Anxiety disorders in our house are more common than a cold. From both sides our family, there are anxiety problems. In each of my children, me, and my husband, it manifests itself in different ways over the years. 636 more words


Lessons Learned From Andy Dick

I was listening to last week’s Harmontown, a podcast you either know or you don’t really, and they had Andy Dick on as a guest. 435 more words

Five Questions Trichsters Cannot Stand

1) “Does pulling out your hair hurt?”

Goodness, how I wish pulling out my hair hurt me; then I wouldn’t have the problems I do. I remember very vividly a conversation I had with an old psychiatrist. 429 more words


Fight or Flight

One thing you don’t hear about often regarding anxiety disorders is how exhausted you feel after an episode…

Today was by far one of the worst OCD days ever because I purposefully put myself in a situation that made me anxious during a session of ERP (see previous post… 297 more words


I got something the devil don't want

(run devil run–David Crowder)

First off, I heard this song for the first time on the radio like yesterday…but it might have been the day before yesterday, which is very different from the day after tomorrow when the world freezes in a really cool way…but anyway, I loved it and y’all should look it up on youtube even though the video isn’t nearly as awesomesauce as the description of the video made it sound like it would be… 1,124 more words