Expression through Art Therapy: A Valuable Component of Modern Treatment Programs

Today, treating mental health disorders such as AS and ADHD involve a myriad of strategies and methods, including innovative approaches like art therapy. Having a multitude of options enables healthcare providers and mental health providers to create comprehensive, customized treatment programs to meet every patient’s unique needs. Art therapy serves as a valuable outlet for […]

Swedish Research Study – Why <b>fibromyalgia and depression</b> are prevalent in women

Research from Sweden has shed light on why women are more likely suffer from depression, chronic pain syndrome (CPS) and fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) than men. This same study has uncovered mechanisms on why women are prone to depression and mood swings from pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS) and post-partum depression. Using positron emission tomography scans (PET) that […]

Hypnotherapeutic olfactory conditioning (HOC): case studies of needle phobia, panic disorder, and combat-induced PTSD

Abramowitz, Eitan G; Lichtenberg, Pesach. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis57.2 (2009): 184-197. Turn on hit highlighting for speaking browsers Hide highlighting Abstract (summary) Translate Abstract The authors developed a technique, which they call hypnotherapeutic olfactory conditioning (HOC), for exploiting the ability of scents to arouse potent emotional reactions. During hypnosis, the patient learns […]

A systematic review of treatments for atopic dermatitis

Author Chambers, Colette Title A systematic review of treatments for atopic dermatitis URL http://eprints.aston.ac.uk/11002/  Publication Date 2002 Degree PhD Degree Level doctoral University/Publisher Aston University Abstract Atopic dermatitis is a very common inflammatory skin disease, particularly in children. A systematic review of randomised controlled trials of treatments for atopic dermatitis (AD) was carried out to […]

The Modification of Smoking Behaviour: A Research Evaluation of Aversion Therapy, Hypnotherapy, and a Combined Technique

Author Surkis, Herman Title The Modification of Smoking Behaviour: A Research Evaluation of Aversion Therapy, Hypnotherapy, and a Combined Technique URL http://scholars.wlu.ca/etd/1572  http://scholars.wlu.ca/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2641&context=etd  Publication Date 1977 University/Publisher Wilfrid Laurier University Abstract This study compared aversion therapy, hypnotherapy, and a combined method. It was predicted that the treatment of imagined behaviour would generalize to overt behaviours. […]

The influence of trauma on musicians

Author Swart, Inette Title The influence of trauma on musicians URL https://www.researchgate.net/publication/279498608_The_influence_of_trauma_on_musicians Publication Date 2010 Degree DMus Discipline/Department Music Degree Level masters University/Publisher University of Pretoria Abstract The aim of this study was to shed light on the influence of trauma on aspects of musicians music-making, particularly but not exclusively limited to its effects on […]

Music performance anxiety therapies: a review of the literature

Author McGrath, Casey Title Music performance anxiety therapies: a review of the literature URL http://hdl.handle.net/2142/31063  Publication Date 2012 Date Available 2012-05-22 00:25:21 Degree Level masters University/Publisher University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign Abstract Music Performance Anxiety (MPA) is a widespread epidemic in the world of instrumental and vocal performance. While traditional music education provides a solid training […]

An analysis of factors related to seeking clinical hypnosis.

Author Robin, Brian M. Title An analysis of factors related to seeking clinical hypnosis. URL http://hdl.handle.net/2104/8050  Publication Date 2010 Discipline/Department Dept. of Psychology and Neuroscience. University/Publisher Baylor University Abstract Hypnosis has found a broad range of clinical applications. These include management of many forms of physical pain, reducing anxiety and quitting smoking. However, hypnosis is […]

Ericksonian hypnosis in cancer patients

A psychosomatic study in patients with prostate cancer. Hipnose ericksoniana em pacientes oncológicos: um estudo psicossomático em pacientes com câncer de próstata Type of document:  Dissertation Title:  Ericksonian hypnosis in cancer patients: a psychosomatic study in patients with prostate cancer Alternate Title (s):  Ericksonian hypnosis on oncology patients: a psychosomatic study in prostate cancer patients […]

A step towards a broader understanding of complex traumatization in victims of crime: psychological and physical health impacts and implications for psychological interventions and treatment evaluation.

Author Pfitzer, Birgit Elisabeth Title A step towards a broader understanding of complex traumatization in victims of crime: psychological and physical health impacts and implications for psychological interventions and treatment evaluation. URL http://hdl.handle.net/2440/56420  Publication Date 2008 University/Publisher University of Adelaide Abstract Epidemiological studies have revealed high rates of criminal victimization in the general community as […]