Psychological and Emotional Problems of the Modern Era

Modernity has gifted us with all sorts of amazing inventions, from sliced bread to self-driving cars, and the wonders of the internet and indoor plumbing. Unfortunately, the particular combination of all these modern wonders has also resulted in some fairly frightening trends in psychological and emotional problems. The most common psychological and emotional problems facing the world today are ones …

Walden Behavioral Care reports aggregate quality assessment information on patients treated with ART.

“Walden Behavioral Care is a proprietary behavioral health care company committed to providing comfortable and compassionate environments of care and innovative treatment services for individuals living with eating disorders, psychiatric disorders and other co-morbid issues. Clinics are located in MA, CT and GA. As part of Walden’s continuous quality evaluation and improvement process, and not part of any type of …

Accelerated Resolution Therapy: Re-Coding Fear Memories as Safe

To date, no single cognitive therapeutic approach has shown to be optimal in terms of delivery time, completion rates and lessening symptoms for adults with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and comorbid symptoms of depression. Currently, a brief exposure-based psychotherapy or Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) has shown promising results in treating those with scene-focused PTSD and major depressive disorder (MDD). Incomplete …

How to Deal with the Effects of Sexual Trauma

The statistics regarding sexual trauma in the U.S. are staggering. Most recent reports cite that while the rate of sexual assault has fallen since 1993, 1.6 people in 1000 will experience sexual assault in their lifetime. In one year: 321,500 people age 12 and older are assaulted or raped each year 18,900 military personnel experienced unwanted sexual contact 60,000 children …

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Innovative therapy could help people dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder

(WTNH) — West Hartford based therapist Laney Rozenweig sees major progression in her Accelerated Resolution Therapy for PTSD. Laney Rosenzweig is the creator of Accelerated Resolution Therapy, or ART, which she is now teaching to psychologists on major military bases. ART uses eye movements to help erase negative images in the brain associated with trauma. It is currently the focus of a …