These tests assess for cognitive and socio-emotional functions. They can help identify ADHD, cognitive impairments, social functioning, or other issues for academic or psychotherapy purposes. The test instruments I use include the WAIS-IV, MMPI-2RF, Woodcock-Johnson, and more.
Anxiety is a common human condition that hinders people from living their lives and achieving their goals. It’s the most common mental health issue in the U.S. ! It’s a scary state to be in and sometimes it can cause panic attacks. It affects over 3.3 Million American Adults and costs the U.S. over 42 billion dollars a year.
Over 6 million adults experience an anxiety attack through out their lifetimes. Panic attacks induce a great amount of fear of death and people report that they cannot breath during these attacks. Some folks are ashamed of their condition and do not seek help!
This includes hypochondria like symptoms; which bring unexplainable headaches (cognitive issues), stomachaches (gastrointestinal issues), back pain, and much more. Some folk’s think that these issues are harmless issues and people are simply just complaining about nonsense. This is not true! These are real symptoms and they cause people great pain!
“Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce anxiety (obsessions), repetitive behaviors that are engaged in to reduce anxiety (compulsions), or a combination of both. While many are concerned about germs or leaving their stove on, people with OCD are unable to control their anxiety-producing thoughts and their need to engage in ritualized behaviors. As a result, OCD can have a tremendous negative impact on peoples' day-to-day functioning.”
Psychotherapy Treatments including Person Centered Therapy and CBT have been proven highly effective countless times and help people regain strength so they can take back their lives.
Depression is a condition that affects more than 1 out of 10 Americans! There are many different kinds of depression that cause folks to feel empty and hinder them from living their lives. Over 80 percent of people who have depression are left untreated! 60-80 Percent of cases can be treated with brief effective psychotherapy!
Such treatments include Person Centered Therapy, psychodynamic or psychoanalysis, and CBT. These treatments have been proven highly effective countless times and help people regain strength so they can take back their lives.
There are many different reasons for family therapy and relationship building. Therapy can help families and couples function in a healthy way so they can live peaceful enjoyable lives.
The treatments that help families and couples are rooted first in an understanding of values, cultural sensitivity, and financial standing.
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Treatment approaches to family and couple therapy are rooted in Person Centered Therapy, psychodynamic or psychoanalysis, and CBT. These treatments have been proven highly effective to help folks articletain peace, harmony, and love in their relationships with their loved ones.