What is Trauma versus a Traumatic Event?

In today’s #coffeewithatherapist, we are talking all about what differentiates trauma from a traumatic event and cover the following questions about trauma: 1. Why can two people experience the same trauma and only one have PTSD? 2. What is secondary trauma? 3. What determines if a traumatic event will become trauma or PTSD? 4. What […]

Navigating the Golden Years: Understanding and Supporting Geriatric Mental Health

Paving the Way for Fulfilling Mental Well-being in Later Life As we age, our mental health remains as crucial as our physical health, yet it often receives significantly less attention. Geriatric mental health—the study and care of mental health issues in the elderly—is a vital field that helps ensure our golden years are not just […]

Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and More

Exploring Borderline Personality Disorder: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment Options Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a complex mental health condition that affects millions of individuals worldwide. This blog post provides comprehensive information about BPD, including its symptoms, causes, available treatments, and general insights into the condition. By shedding light on BPD, we aim to increase awareness, […]

Overcoming Trauma: How Trauma Therapy Can Benefit You

Overcoming the Negative Effects of Trauma through Active Therapy Trauma is a devastating experience that can leave individuals with physical, emotional, and psychological scars. It can be triggered by various factors such as violence, abuse, accidents, and natural disasters. The impact of trauma can affect a person’s life in various ways, such as their relationships, […]

Understanding Eating Disorders: Symptoms, Treatment Methods, and General Information

Eating disorders are complex mental health conditions that can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, or ethnicity. They are serious illnesses that can have severe physical and emotional consequences if left untreated. In this blog post, we will explore the different types of eating disorders, their symptoms, and the various treatment methods available. Types of […]

Coping with PTSD in Wichita: Understanding Symptoms and Treatment Options

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a serious mental health condition that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event. It is estimated that around 8% of the US population will experience PTSD at some point in their lives. PTSD is not only limited to soldiers or war veterans but can happen to anyone who […]

Overcoming Anxiety: Benefits of Therapy and Coping Strategies

Anxiety is a common mental health condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It can manifest in various ways, including generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety, panic disorder, and specific phobias. If left untreated, anxiety can lead to a range of negative consequences, including difficulty with daily tasks, low self-esteem, and strained relationships. Fortunately, therapy is […]

Overcoming Depression: The Benefits of Therapy and Available Treatments

Depression is a mental health disorder that affects millions of people worldwide. It is a complex illness that can have a profound impact on a person’s life, making it difficult to function in everyday activities, work, and social life. Depression is not a sign of weakness or personal failure, but rather a medical condition that […]

Psychiatric Medication Management: What You Need to Know

Managing psychiatric medication can be a challenging and complex process. With so many different medications available and varying individual responses, it is essential to have a thorough understanding of the medication being prescribed and how it should be taken. This article will discuss the basics of psychiatric medication management, including medication types, dosages, side effects, […]

Managing Mental Illness: The Benefits of Psychiatric Medication Management

Psychiatric medication management is an important aspect of mental health treatment that involves the use of medication to manage symptoms of mental illness. It is a crucial part of a comprehensive treatment plan that also includes therapy, lifestyle changes, and support from family and friends. There are many different types of psychiatric medications available, each […]

What is Psychiatric Medication Management?

Psychiatric medication management is an essential component of mental health treatment. It involves working with a qualified healthcare provider to find the best medication and dosage to suit an individual’s specific needs. In this blog post, we’ll explore what psychiatric medication management is and why it’s so important. What is Psychiatric Medication Management? Psychiatric medication […]