Lisa Andreasen-Davila

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Course and Treatment Outcomes of ADHD

Recent studies provide clinically relevant information related to the course and treatment outcomes of ADHD in children and adolescents. In the …

Reactions to Self-Injury Disclosure Important - Self Injury - Abuse

<i>Self-injury disclosure can come as a complete shock if you are on the receiving end. Your reactions to self-injury disclosure, though, are important.</i> …

Study: Adderall Doesn't Help Kids Get Better Grades

In fact, children taking the drugs are in some cases more likely to drop out of school, according to a new review of existing research.<p>More than one in 20 American children between the ages of 4 and 17 are medicated for attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)—up nearly 500 percent since …

Brain training in school has lasting effect on alleviating ADHD

With more than one in 10 children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, parents and doctors alike have been eager to find …

Doctors Urged to Screen for ADHD in Addicts

ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity) disorder is a childhood behavioral disorder that sometimes produces problems well into adulthood. Current …

Taking a Transdiagnostic Approach to Understanding Self-Injury

Millions of people are affected by self-injury, especially adolescents and young adults. Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) has been the focus of …

Number of Adults Using ADHD Drugs Reaches New High

The number of adults taking ADHD drugs rose by more 50% between 2008 and 2012, according to a new report from pharmacy management organization …

Express Scripts

What Your Personality Has To Do With Your Health

Your personality colors the lenses through which you view the world, and now a new study suggests it could also have an impact on your health down the road.<p>Specifically, conscientious people have a lower risk of having health problems a decade later than their less-conscientious peers, according to …

Young Women Increasingly Turn To ADHD Drugs

Use of ADHD drugs continues to rise in the United States, but the group whose use is increasing the most may come as a surprise: young women.<p>An analysis of prescriptions filled from 2008 to 2012 through Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit management company, found that use of ADHD medications rose …

7 Quick Tricks to Boost Your Happiness

In <i>The Secret</i>, Rhonda Byrne said that if there is one take away you have from the book, it is to "feel good now." The mind is a magnet and attracts more of what it is we are thinking about it. If we are focusing on feeling optimistic, we bring more good into our lives (and the same for the reverse). …

The Simple Secret to a Happy Life

So I have been offline for a bit because life has been speeding by. It's funny how life can sometimes do that. And then one day, in just one moment, something happens and everything just makes sense. An epiphany!<p>One of those moments came for me this morning. A very simple moment where I actually …

Happiness

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