Mental Health

Meditation: Healing the Scars from Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, PTSD and More
Managing Stress / Mental Health

Meditation: Healing the Scars from Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, PTSD and More

By Tom North, author of True North: The Shocking Truth About “Yours, Mine and Ours” Meditation saved my life. My father, Richard North, died in a Navy jet test flight crash when I was six years old. Fifteen months after his death, my mother, Helen North who had eight children, […]

Health Benefits of Meditation
Ask Dr. Julie / Health & Wellness / Managing Stress / Mental Health

Health Benefits of Meditation

What we as humans can comprehend about the vast abilities of our mind is still relatively limited…especially in the realm of how imagery and meditation can impact our body’s physiology. In many studies, it seems as though our body’s physiology follows the imagery of what our mind focuses on. For […]

Triple Trauma of Robin Williams Suicide: A Psychologist’s Take
From the Editor / Health & Wellness / Mental Health

Triple Trauma of Robin Williams Suicide: A Psychologist’s Take

By Judy Kuriansky Not long ago I encountered the exceptionally talented comedian and actor Robin Williams in a New York City Greek restaurant. In his typical high-energy seemingly casual way, he said to me, “Oh, Dr. Judy, I need a psychologist.” “Call me anytime,” I quipped back in a matching […]

How Do High-Profile Suicides Impact Others?
From the Editor / Health & Wellness / Mental Health / Uncategorized

How Do High-Profile Suicides Impact Others?

To one degree or another, most of us are mourning the loss of Robin Williams. His appeal was incredibly far-reaching and almost all of us count one or two (or more) of his movies among our favorites. But according to Graeme Cowan, for some people this tragedy won’t just result […]

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