3 Common ADHD Stimulants

3 Common ADHD Stimulants

ADHD is most effectively treated through a combination of medication and counseling. Here are some common ADHD stimulants that are used. 1. Ritalin – Ritalin contains methylphenidate, which increases the levels of dopamine and norepinephrine in the brain to reduce the...
3 Characteristics of Alcoholism

3 Characteristics of Alcoholism

Alcoholism is a common addiction in today’s society. There are many characteristics of alcoholism, and here are three to keep an eye out for if you are concerned you or a friend or family member may be suffering from alcoholism. 1. Cannot socialize without alcohol –...
Trauma and EMDR

Trauma and EMDR

Understanding Trauma, PTSD and Effective Treatments Let’s start with a hypothetical situation:  Two different people experience the same disturbing event.  Perhaps they are each mugged on their way home from work.  They are held at gunpoint and forced to turn over...