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  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder – 5 Signs and When to Get Help June 3, 2020
    Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is estimated to impact 3.9 million Americans who have been formally diagnosed with OCD. Individuals who seek proper treatment for this anxiety disorder often avoid disruptions in their daily life as a result. For those who have yet to seek out a diagnosis or help from a behavioral health provider, lack of attention […]
  • Mental Health Awareness Month: Health Care Workers’ Mental Health and COVID-19 May 18, 2020
    Health care workers are facing extra stressors during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are ways to support their mental well-being. The post Mental Health Awareness Month: Health Care Workers’ Mental Health and COVID-19 appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • Can Telemental Health Care Help You Manage Anxiety? May 18, 2020
    Current COVID-19 lockdowns can impact your ability to access in-person therapy for the time being. Teletherapy is an accessible option for managing anxiety. The post Can Telemental Health Care Help You Manage Anxiety? appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • Mental Health Parity: Are We There Yet? May 17, 2020
    Mental and physical health are inextricably linked, yet healthcare systems have historically treated them as fundamentally different. This plays a key role in mental health stigma, but it can also make it more difficult to access mental health care. Insurers can no longer exclude mental health conditions from coverage, or assign different copays and deductibles […]
  • Child Abuse During the COVID-19 Pandemic May 16, 2020
    About five children die every day in the United States from abuse and neglect, with thousands more experiencing abuse. Many child advocates have predicted that during the current COVID-19 pandemic, extra stress, isolation, and lack of access to resources will increase the rate of child abuse in households and expose already-abused children to more intense […]
  • How Does Online Couples Therapy Work? May 15, 2020
    Many couples are turning to online therapy during COVID-19. Here's what you can expect if you and your partner are trying teletherapy for the first time. The post How Does Online Couples Therapy Work? appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • Birth Trauma and COVID-19 May 14, 2020
    The COVID-19 pandemic can add extra stressors and uncertainty for pregnant people and those giving birth. This may result in more traumatic birth experiences. The post Birth Trauma and COVID-19 appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • COVID-19 and Substance Abuse May 13, 2020
    For people in recovery or those experiencing substance abuse issues, COVID-19 can present extra challenges and risks. Learn healthy strategies to cope. The post COVID-19 and Substance Abuse appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • How Telemental Health Care Can Help You Through COVID-19 May 12, 2020
    Don't put your mental health on the backburner during COVID-19. Telemental health care can help you stay connected with your therapist and mentally well. The post How Telemental Health Care Can Help You Through COVID-19 appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.
  • 4 Tips to Reset Your Marriage During COVID-19 May 11, 2020
    Is your marriage feeling strained by changes and challenges during COVID-19? Learn healthy strategies to reset and strengthen your marriage. The post 4 Tips to Reset Your Marriage During COVID-19 appeared first on GoodTherapy.org Therapy Blog.