seasonal affective disorder SAD

What to know about seasonal affective disorder ( SAD )

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is now more commonly known as seasonal major depressive disorder. This is a type of depression that affects people living in countries farther from the equator. It is most common during the winter months and tends to disappear in the spring. Other names for seasonal major depressive disorder include SAD, winter…

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USING THE ADOS TECHNIQUE TO DIAGNOSE DISORDERS THE AUTISM SPECTRUM IN TEENAGERS AND ADULTS

SUMMARY Currently, many researchers and specialists in various fields are focused on the earliest possible diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders. However, the diagnosis of a group of adults with autism remains no less urgent. The “gold standard” for this is the ADOS technique. The article discusses some of the features of Module 4, designed to…

Nlp

What is NLP and what is it used for?

Neuro-linguistic programming is a way of changing someone’s thoughts and behaviors to help achieve desired outcomes for them. The popularity of neuro-linguistic programming or NLP has become widespread since it started in the 1970s. Its uses include treatment of phobias and anxiety disorders and improvement of workplace performance or personal happiness. This article will explore the theory…

Autism

What is autism? What are the symptoms of autism? Autism is a developmental disorder that usually begins at the first age of 3 and continues throughout life, which we can express in the form of a person’s inability to establish a proper relationship with their environment in a verbal and nonverbal way. Currently, it can…

Addiction

Addiction

What Is Addiction? What’s the definition of addiction? An addiction is a chronic dysfunction of the brain system that involves reward, motivation, and memory. It’s about the way your body craves a substance or behavior, especially if it causes a compulsive or obsessive pursuit of “reward” and lack of concern over consequences. Someone experiencing an…

Speech Therapy

What Is Speech Therapy? Speech therapy is the assessment and treatment of communication problems and speech disorders. It is performed by speech-language pathologists (SLPs), which are often referred to as speech therapists. Speech therapy techniques are used to improve communication. These include articulation therapy, language intervention activities, and others depending on the type of speech…

What You Should Know About Suicide

What is suicide and suicidal behavior?­­­­ Suicide is the act of taking one’s own life. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, taking the lives of approximately 47,000 Americans each year. Suicidal behavior refers to talking about or taking actions related to…

The psychology of the criminal

Psychological profiles of various categories of criminals Psychological portraits of various categories of criminals, thieves and lovers to profit at the expense of others, are characterized by restraint, sociability and a high level of assimilation of social norms. They easily make new acquaintances and can control their behavior perfectly. Self-serving violent offenders are characterized by…