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What is Psychology?

Psychology is an academic and applied discipline involving the scientific study of mental processes and behavior. Psychology also refers to the application of such knowledge to various spheres of human activity, including problems of individuals' daily lives and the treatment of mental illness.

Psychology differs from the other social sciences — anthropology, economics, political science, and sociology — in seeking to explain the mental processes and behavior of individuals. Read More
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Esoteric anatomy
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Colour Reading Cards
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Jin Shin Do®:Bodymind Acupressure® books
JIN SHIN DO®:BODYMIND ACUPRESSURE® BOOKS AND BOOKLETSThe Joy of Feeling: Bodymind Acupressure by Iona Marsaa Teeguarden (364 page book, 1987, 2003; JSDF) $34.00The same classic book about the bodymind connection, with a beautiful NEW COVER (painting of the "5 Lands" on p. 64). Replete with case stories. Integrates
Psychotherapy and Consulting
PSYCHOTHERAPY SERVICES OFFERED: Adults, Adolescents, Children IndividualsCouplesFamiliesBrief to Long-term TherapyExpert Witness ConsultationCritical Incident Stress DebriefingCONSULTING SERVICES OFFERED: Corporate & Organizational ConsultingExecutive CoachingSPECIALIZATIONS:DepressionAnxietyStressRelationshipsSelf-Esteem, Insecurity, EmpowermentLife TransitionsAddictions Substances (alcohol, pot, marijuana, cocaine, party drugs, etc.)Behaviors Sex addictions Compulsive sexOnline pornComputer addictions - all kindsGamblingSpending, shoppingFood, EatingTrauma/PTSD Victims of Violent CrimeRapeDomestic ViolenceAdults
Monthly Stress Self Assessment
Choose a regular time to do this, either the first or last day of the month is ideal.Score your answers:Never 0, Occasionally 1, Often 2, Almost daily 3.During the last month have you experienced these mental and emotional symptoms of stress? 1. Inability to concentrate2. Difficulty in making simple
MARIA SHRIVER, HOLD YOUR HEAD HIGH
  It must be cellular that a woman automatically feels humiliated when her man cheats. Maria has done nothing to be ashamed of. Too often, women feel embarrassed for their husbands’ behavior, whether it’s domestic violence, emotional abuse, drug or alcohol addiction, gambling, or sex addiction, and although it’s
Headaches Raising Your Anger Level? 4 Ways to Make Your Home Easier to Live in
If your home environment is giving you headaches that are putting you in a foul mood much of the time, you can take measures to create a better living space. Whether your headaches are resulting from environmental factors such as allergens or disorderly spaces inside your home, resolving
Easy Ways to Give Back to Your Community
While the media tends to give attention to wealthy philanthropists, you don't have to have surplus cash to give something back to your community. In many cases, your time and empathy is far more valuable than cash donations. If you have the desire to help others, there are
No More Aches and Pains: 3 Ways You Can Diagnose Your Health Problems
While only a licensed medical practitioner can offer you an actual diagnosis, sometimes, they just do not get it right. And, as is the case with many specialists, you might find that you have a months-long wait before you can even be seen for your first appointment. So,
6 Ways to Feel More Confident About Your Body
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What is Energy Psychology?
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When your Fears and Depression have the Best of you
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The Treatment of IBS with Hypnotherapy
IBS is classed by the medical profession as a 'functional disorder' – in other words there's nothing medically or organically wrong with the body. The cause of IBS is unknown but there are many contributing factors including long courses of antibiotics, the extended use of laxatives, trauma, stress and surgical
Hypnotherapy
Being under the control of someone else? Being asleep and not aware of what is actually happening? Being made to 'cluck like a chicken' or 'bark like a dog' at the click of a finger? Or how about being convinced that a raw onion actually does taste like
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EMDR : A highly effective treatment for trauma and anxiety-based problems. EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) is a therapeutic method originated and developed by Dr Francine Shapiro in 1987.EMDR is effective in treating individuals who have experienced psychological difficulties arising from traumatic experiences, such as assault, road-traffic
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The Magic of Dreams
  ‘…I was by the cosmetics, standing before the mirror and try to pull off a tiny piece of dead skin from my face. Instead of coming off, it pulled more skin with it. I wanted to get rid of them too, which pulled even more… and a bigger
Managing Your Life's Stresses and Anxieties
Everybody deals with fear and anxiety, however sometimes our anxieties can get the best of us. As a result, here is a list of techniques that a person can use to help manage their daily stresses and anxieties.Sometimes, we get stressed when everything happens all at once. When