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Teen Bipolar and Depressive Disorders: Types and Treatment

There are many different groups of disorders that psychologists and therapists might choose from when making a diagnosis. Of course, this depends on the symptoms you’re having, the level of impaired functioning at school or work, and the impact on your relationships with friends and family. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth…

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Teen Psychotherapy Treatment: They’re Not All the Same-Paradigm Malibu

Teen Psychotherapy Treatment: They’re Not All the Same

When you hear of teen psychotherapy treatment, you might imagine sitting on a couch. You start talking about your life concerns sitting across from a compassionate mental health professional, who is listening and responding to you. Individual therapy most certainly fits this image. However, the way that a therapist responds to and treats your concerns…

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Ruby: A Novel by Cynthia Bond, Paradigm Malibu’s Therapeutic Writing Coach

Cynthia Bond’s novel:  Ruby – Reviewed and praised by Shelf Awareness.   “Memory, racism, community and the resilience of the human spirit are weighty and complex themes around which to build a story that won’t suffer under their burden. Cynthia Bond’s Ruby, however–lush, poetic, and brilliant in its use of imagery–manages to fully explore these…

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