Three Moody Cats… by Patrice Wolters CA Licensed Psychologist
This article educates about mood disorders – depression, hyperactivity and the overeating that often is a way to avoid inner pain. The aim is to help readers identify symptoms of depression and hyperactivity, teach positive coping tools and mostly instruct on how students can help each other.
ADHD and Bipolar II Disorders in Teenagers
Through the story of a young teenager, this article explains how to determine whether your teen or patient struggles with bipolar disorder (BPD) and/or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It also shows how a family is impacted by the unfolding of bipolar II disorder and discusses the symptoms of bipolar depression and hypomania as well as the difficulties in diagnosing bipolar conditions.
Positive Coping Skills for Teen Success
The lyrics to the song “Eyes on the Prize” were created to promote exercise, therapeutic thinking and positive coping skills. This article tells the story of Sam who benefited from the skills in our Prize song!!