Children

Coping With Panic Attacks

11/12/2015

Free webinar: Psychologist Jenny Yip will explain what happens to you during a panic attack and offer tips to help you cope.

Selective Mutism

Children who refuse to speak in situations where talking is expected or necessary, to the extent that their refusal interferes with school and making friends, may suffer from selective mutism.

Children suffering from selective mutism may stand motionless and expressionless, turn their heads, chew or twirl hair, avoid eye contact, or withdraw into a corner to avoid talking.

“Somehow I summon up the courage to compete in front of thousands of people even though I suffer from panic attacks.”

An Emotion More Powerful Than Fear

I amKristle Lowell a world champion of trampoline gymnastics, and I have suffered from anxiety for many years. Having anxiety is like having diabetes or asthma: They are all illnesses. But in 20 years as a trampolinist, I have yet to see someone yelled at for having diabetes or asthma.

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Panic Attack or Heart Attack?

7/21/2015

Read the most recent blog post and find out the differences—and similarities—of a panic attack and a heart attack.

Got OCD? Take Medication?

7/16/2015

Listen to this new podcast if you're considering decreasing or discontinuing your OCD medications.

Decreasing or Discontinuing OCD Medications

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Phillip J. Seibell, MD
Rogers Behavioral Health–Tampa Bay

Dr. Seibell discusses the benefits of medications for OCD, as well as reasons for decreasing or discontinuing them.

 


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Understanding OCD: Symptoms and Treatment

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More Recorded Webinars

2014

How to Help Your Child Feel Less Anxious, More Capable, and Stronger (November 5, 2014)
Dr. Lynne Siqueland discussed how to help your child cope with anxiety and get through typical difficult times (school mornings, stomachaches, homework, and bedtime) and how parents can take care of themselves so they can take care of their children. Watch the recorded webinar.

Coaching

Many peoCoachingple experience periods of anxiety or depression, so it is important to remember that you are not alone. Seeking support and encouragement during a difficult time is a critical first step, and it can be challenging. Coaching is a method that can be helpful for those who live with a mental illness.

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MoodNetwork

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Resolve and Resilience From Panic

5/21/2015

Rita Zoey ChinA harrowing and traumatic childhood brought on debilitating panic attacks in adulthood. Discover what she learned as she triumphed over them.

 

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