355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical

355 -Dopamine: It is more than a pleasure chemical
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Dopamine is involved in reward, motivation, muscle coordination, wakefulness, mood and much more. Learn how a dopamine imbalance impacts your mind and body.

354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter

354 -Serotonin: The Multifunctional Neurotransmitter
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Learn about the functions of serotonin and how it impacts other neurotransmitters like dopamine and norepinepherine. Also learn how SSRIs and other medications impact serotonin receptors, but also alter other neurotransmitters in the process.

353 -Gut Health and Mental Health

353 -Gut Health and Mental Health
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Learn how alterations in the gut bacteria have been implicated in multiple host diseases such as obesity, diabetes, and inflammation, while recent evidence suggests a potential role of the microbiota-gut-brain axis in neuropsychiatric disorders, such as depression and anxiety via leaky gut.

352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling

352 -Attachment Issues in Counseling
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Learn about what attachment is and how problems in the attachment process can lead to mood, behavioral and relationship issues.

350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder

350 -Intro to Problem Gambling and Gambling Disorder
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Screening for gambling problems is important because few people seek treatment for these problems and instead seek help for other complaints. Learn about different types of gambling, risk and protective factors and warning signs of gambling problems.