Daily Archives: February 21, 2012


The beginnings of mental illness, prenatal and early childhood_Research Roundup from APA Monitor

Here’s a sample of the new research findings assembled from multiple studies in a Feb/2012 issue of Monitor from the Am Psych Assn.  Among other things, notice the links being made between early trauma, the stress reactions prompted by such … Continue reading


A rural therapist raises the red flag on the increase in teen suicides « from Therapy in a Nutshell Blog

I’m pasting this entire post from Amie Merz, a licensed counselor living and working near St. Louis, MO. Take heart. On Feb 20th, she writes: Yesterday our rural community experienced its sixth suicide in 5 months. At a recent community forum … Continue reading