Dr. Lish published an article on PsychologyEverywhere.com, discussing why children refuse to go to school. There are various factors that can lead to a child refusing to go to school, including social, educational, and mental health and/or substance abuse factors. For example, regarding educational … [Read more...] about Why do children refuse to go to school?
We're habituated to think of therapy as something that happens in an office. For most of us, the first thing that pops into our mind when we hear the word 'therapist' is probably 'couch'. Therapists put a lot of effort into designing offices that are warm, comfortable and inviting. There are good … [Read more...] about What is exposure therapy? CBT in the real world
Agoraphobia is a type of anxiety disorder that causes an intense fear of situations that may make you feel trapped and helpless. These situations are often associated with public places, being in an enclosed space, standing in line, or being in a crowd. Overcoming agoraphobia is possible, however, … [Read more...] about Overcoming agoraphobia