Personality Disorders


Crisis Intervention Methodology

The ACA Code of Ethics (2014) mandates that counselors warn clients regarding the limits of confidentiality when using telephone or

Counselor and Client Safety

  Counselor and Client Safety The topic of this paper is client and counselor safety in the crisis intervention field.

Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams

  Counselor's role in emergency teams   Interview with an Emergency Professional Emily deals with different crises on a daily

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning The clients name for this case study is John and he is a 21-year-old Caucasian male

Hitler and Conformity

Adolf Hitler rose to power when he was placed in charge of the Nazi party in 1920. Considering his troubled

Effective Interventions for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome

Asperger syndrome is a Pervasive Developmental Disorder manifested by neurogenetic abnormalities.  Pervasive Developmental Disorders are characterized by impairments in social

Dissociative Identity Disorder

Definition: A disorder featuring 2 or more distinct personalities that take turns in controlling the person. Used to be called

Extrapyramidal Side Effects of Antipsychotic Medications

Extrapyramidal side effects refer to reactions that patients may experience when taking antipsychotic or dopamine-blocking medications. The disorders include akathisia,

What Does A Psychological Evaluation Consist Of?

Psychological evaluations are a predetermined series of procedures administered by a licensed mental health professional in order to gather information

What Are The Benefits Of Behavioral Theories?

Behavioral theories are used to predict the way that a person or group of people will react to a certain

What Are The Different Types Of Psychiatrists and Psychologists?

When it comes to getting psychological treatment, there are a number of different approaches that you can take. This choice

Parts of the Brain and Cognitive Function

The brain is a complex organ that is responsible for cognitive function. How it does this is complicated, as there

Cognitive Techniques For Stress Management

Therapists commonly use cognitive-behavior techniques in an effort to help people overcome the stress experienced in everyday situations or after

Depression & Derealization

Many strides have been made in better understanding depression. It was a long struggle for those who have never suffered

Signs Of Emotional Abuse In A Relationship

Emotional abuse is one of the most insidious forms of abuse because it is not always easy for the victim

How to Overcome Emotional Numbness

There are many reasons for feeling emotionally numb. Maybe you’re grieving the unexpected loss of a cherished loved one. Are

Art Therapy Activities On Feelings

Art therapists encourage clients to draw, paint or sculpt images in order to express feelings. Colors, shapes and images serve

List Of Emotional Feelings

Practically from birth, humans are capable of feeling a wide range of emotions from positive to negative. For instance, a

How to Use A Light Box for Depression

Light box therapy is generally a safe treatment used to treat depression, seasonal affective disorder and other conditions that may

How to Tell If Someone You Love Is Suffering From Depression

Sadness is a natural, normal human emotion that all people experience from time to time. However, clinical depression or depressive