Counselors weigh in on weighted blankets

Do weighted blankets, often touted as a way to ease stress, anxiety, sleeplessness and other troubles, really help? Professional counselors share their thoughts.

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COVID-19 and the ‘casino affect’

Staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic has many parallels to the numbing, timeless experience of being on a casino floor. If recognized, we might use these observations to inform our understanding of some of the mental health pitfalls that our clients are currently experiencing.

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The intersection of childhood trauma and addiction

In being aware of the vulnerability to addiction for those affected by adverse childhood experiences, professional counselors can play a pivotal role in prevention and early intervention.

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Incorporating interprofessional education and practice in counselor development

A growing need exists to ensure that future counselors possess the skills and mindset required to easily transition to working as part of interdisciplinary teams.

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Yalom discusses power of therapeutic relationships at ACA Virtual Conference Experience

Renowned psychiatrist and author Irvin Yalom said he finds new meaning in the power of existential therapy and relational connection after the death of his wife.

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COVID-19 and the ‘casino effect’

Staying home during the COVID-19 pandemic has many parallels to the numbing, timeless experience of being on a casino floor. If recognized, we might use these observations to inform our understanding of some of the mental health pitfalls that our clients are currently experiencing.

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Counselors weigh in on weighted blankets

Do weighted blankets, often touted as a way to ease stress, anxiety, sleeplessness and other troubles, really help? Professional counselors share their thoughts.

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Financial therapists tackle one of Americans’ top sources of stress by helping clients conquer their monetary demons.

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