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What Is Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy in Palm Beach Gardens, FL “Psychotherapy” is a general term that involves therapeutic catharsis in the treatment of mental health problems. During psychotherapy sessions, your therapist will guide you through an exploration of your thoughts, moods, feelings, and behaviors. During this process, you will learn, acquire, and practice healthy emotional responses to uncomfortable or…

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Do I Have an Anxiety Disorder?

Everyone gets anxious sometimes. Experiencing anxiety is a normal part of life. For people with anxiety disorders, intense, excessive, persistent nervousness about everyday situations is a dominant force in their lives. Anxiety disorders sometimes involve repeated episodes of severe anxiety and fear or terror that peak within minutes (panic attacks). However, anxiety counseling can mitigate…

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Childhood Trauma and Mental Health

What Is Childhood Trauma? Childhood trauma refers to a dangerous, violent, inappropriate, or scary event that affects a child’s development. Clinicians sometimes refer to these events as adverse childhood experiences (ACEs). Approximately 65% of children experience at least one traumatic event during their childhood, and around almost 40% of children experience two or more. In…