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Types of Anxiety Disorders

The most common types of anxiety disorders are: panic disorder, social phobia, fear of flying, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), trichotillomania and hoarding. However, according to Dr. Paula Levine, Psychologist and Founding Director of the Miami Counseling Resource Center, considers agoraphobia is the most common. It refers to irrational fear to everywhere. She… Read More »

You Are Not Alone: Post-Traumatic Growth | Inside Youth Mental Health | KET

This video segment originally appeared in the program, “Trauma and Toxic Stress,” part of the KET series, “You Are Not Alone,” focusing on youth mental health. More than 20 years ago, Melinda Moore’s life was permanently altered when her husband died by suicide. That traumatic event led Moore to pursue a career in psychology with… Read More »

SCIENCE!: PTSD Virtual Reality Treatment

2.7 million troops have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Nearly 1-in-10 return home with some form of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. At the UCF RESTORES clinic, researchers are working with virtual reality technology to develop innovative treatments to help these veterans reclaim their lives. Look out for new episodes of “SCIENCE!” every Wednesday! Please be sure… Read More »

Virtual Reality as a Treatment for PTSD? | SciTech Now

Working with virtual reality technology to develop innovative treatment for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. Please LIKE & SUBSCRIBE if you enjoyed! http://bit.ly/1G7yMhG **More info & videos below** For full episodes, check out http://www.scitechnow.org/ Nearly one in ten of the millions of American troops that have served in Iraq and Afghanistan have some form of… Read More »