Anger Management Training Helps First Responders On and Off the Job

First responders work under intense, often chaotic conditions that produce high levels of stress on a regular basis. These public servants are often involved in dramatic conditions where death and severe injury are common occurrences. The intense conditions can cause difficulty dealing with emotions such as frustration and anger, which can boil over at unexpected […]

Several Alternative Treatments Show Promises for PTSD Patients

Individuals with PTSD may show a variety of symptoms related to their trauma, including depression, hyperalertness, substance abuse and difficulty sleeping. These patients may require a variety of therapies to help them deal with the emotional consequences of past events. Alternative treatments are now being used to help reduce the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. […]