Managing intoxicated patients

February 5, 2020

While working with populations who use substances, psychologists may encounter patients who are intoxicated. In these situations, a... Read more...

Psychogastroenterology replete with opportunities

February 5, 2020

For the past 20 years, the role of the clinical psychologist in the management of chronic digestive disease has evolved into the newly... Read more...

Special considerations needed when working with first responders

February 4, 2020

First responders and their families make up a unique subculture. Therapists have heard countless stories of their difficulties finding... Read more...

Challenge ‘diet mentality’ to treat binge eating

February 4, 2020

Binge eating disorder (BED) is the most common eating disorder among adults in the United States. More than 8 percent of American adults... Read more...

Using CQ (couple intelligence) in couples counseling

July 21, 2019

In The Analytic Attitude, Roy Shaefer, Ph.D., reminded us that the therapist’s flaunting of intelligence with patients can be distancing,... Read more...

Exposure therapy is fast and effective

May 31, 2019

When I first heard about exposure therapy I was early in my graduate career sitting on a bench with a professional mentor who told... Read more...

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT): Helpful hints

November 20, 2018

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) assumes psychological problems are caused by negative thoughts and behavior that influence feelings. We... Read more...

Empathy may be ill-timed in treating trauma

November 18, 2018

Under-recognized in the treatment of trauma is the negative impact that may result when an offer of compassion or empathy is ill-timed. Children,... Read more...

Out-of-office encounters may be beneficial

November 17, 2018

Engaging with clients outside the office has generally been discouraged or called unethical, similar to the way in which uninformed... Read more...

Managing risks of telepsychology

August 7, 2018

Many psychologists are eager to use technology to enhance their practices, and the field of telepsychology is quickly gaining popularity.... Read more...

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