While some people believe that you cannot effectively work with veterans unless you have “been there,” there are many others who believe that once clinicians understand the culture, they can be a very effective part of a multidisciplinary team. After working with veterans for the last 8 years, I believe four of the biggest problems […]
As an Approved Continuing Education Provider for NBCC, we are supporting the Joining Forces Initiative to help clinicians better serve military service members and their families. Visit our resources page Military Resources for Family, Friends, Employers or Military Resources for Clinicians
The Foundations of Recovery article series is designed to highlight scholarly research and aid addiction counselors in translating that knowledge into practice with their patients with co-occurring disorders. In order to provide solace from the problems related to substance abuse and mental health issues, therapists need to focus on addressing all the concerns patients bring […]
A lot has been going on at AllCEUs. In January we started our live training each Saturday for people wanting to become Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselors. In addition to providing the course face-to-face, our diligent tech staff has set it up so the courses are simulcast in an online, interactive webinar form. As if […]
On February 27-28, 2014, the Division of Developmental Translational Research, NIMH, convened a multidisciplinary group of researchers—representing expertise in development, genomics, neural circuitry, pathophysiology, behavior, risk, and intervention—to summarize the state of the science and discuss future directions for the study of chronic irritability in youth.
A pair of articles published this week in two of the most prestigious science journals describe the manipulation of memory with neurotechnologies capable of precisely targeting brain circuitry. One study used optogenetics to turn on and turn off memory associations, changing negative associations to positive ones, in mice. The other study used magnetic stimulation and […]