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Suicide Prevention

By | 2018-06-13T16:35:53+00:00 June 13th, 2018|MentalHealth|

Recently we have been faced with suicide of two public figures, which brought to light that mental illness impacts everyone across the globe. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States based on statistics published by NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness). Everyone regardless of gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, religion [...]

Go Green For Mental Illness Awareness Week

By | 2018-02-01T12:52:26+00:00 May 18th, 2017|MentalHealth|

Written by Anna M. Mazek-Vann, LCPC, CVDP May has been dedicated to Mental Health Awareness in the United States since 1949.  It is important to keep this conversation going in order to reduce stigma of mental illness, increase awareness of signs and symptoms and discuss treatment options. So let's talk about it. Issues related to [...]

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month

By | 2018-02-01T12:52:26+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Human Trafficking|

by Anna Vann, LCPC January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Human Trafficking is the modern day slavery, which is prevalent in the United States and around the globe. According to the International Labor Organization more than 20 million women and children are victimized across the globe. Victims come from every background, regardless [...]

Traumatic Grief by Anna Mazek-Vann, LCPC, CDVP

By | 2016-12-27T05:39:17+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Traumatic Grief|

Traumatic Grief   Have you ever felt sad, lonely, alone, even in company of other people? We have all experienced loss and grief at some point in our lives, but not all grief and loss is the same.  Some of us may have experienced traumatic grief.   Traumatic grief influences the way we see things around [...]

Core Psychotherapy Center sponsors Dr. Howard Lipke’s presentation on EMDR

By | 2018-02-01T12:52:26+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

EMDR Demystified We hope that you will join us for an informal and interactive EMDR presentation by Dr. Howard Lipke. EMDR is the most widely and quickly disseminated, as well as one of the most thoroughly researched, methods of psychotherapy to appear in recent times.  EMDR is recognized as an evidence based method of treatment [...]