Behavioral Health

  • December 30, 2013

    Mental health peer specialists report their work is beneficial to them

    The Department of Veterans Affairs has hired more than 800 mental health peer specialists over the past year. The VA joins other service providers acr...
  • December 30, 2013 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Switching from work mode to vacation mode

    Do you have a few days off over the holidays - and are trying really hard to relax? Switching from work mode to vacation mode can be tough!
  • November 4, 2013 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Low-grade depression colors life gray for millions of Americans

    Being "kind of" depressed is not a disorder that you'll find in the DSM 5 - but millions of Americans suffer from low-grade depression.
  • October 21, 2013

    In-laws create tensions, being the in-laws is tense

    Couples fighting over in-laws sounds so cliche, doesn't it? But the thing is, it happens, and it happens all the time.
  • October 15, 2013

    Technology empowers Philadelphians with mental health conditions

    There are a number of new tools emerging to help people struggling with mental health issues, such as a new phone app that helps discharged patients r...
  • October 8, 2013 |  View Finders Blog

    Hugs and healing at Philly's 'Out of the Darkness' walk

    On a foggy Sunday morning, thousands of people gathered in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to remember loved ones who have committed suicide. ...
  • September 30, 2013 |  Dr. Dan Gottlieb

    Happy National Psychotherapy Awareness Day!

    Pretty much every day or week of the year is dedicated to bringing awareness to an illness or cause. And last week, therapists got their special day: ...
  • September 26, 2013 |  Viewfinders

    For amputee veterans, N.J. golf tournament a vital part of physical therapy

    A group of veterans who lost limbs while serving in the military played nine holes of golf in a New Jersey tournamenton Thursday. The Philadelphia VA ...
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