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Posts from ‘July, 2015’

How Walking in Nature Changes the Brain

How Walking in Nature Changes the Brain by Gretchen Reynolds, The New York Times, July 22, 2015 A walk in the park may soothe the mind and, in the process, change the workings of our brains in ways that improve our mental health.

I Don’t Believe in God, but I Believe in Lithium

I Don’t Believe in God, but I Believe in Lithium by Jaime Lowe, The New York Times Magazine, June 25, 2015 This essay describes Ms. Lowe’s twenty year struggle with Bipolar Disorder.  

Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children

Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children by Jane E. Brody, The New York Times, July 6, 2015   American youths are plugged in and tuned out of the real world for many more hours of the day than experts consider healthy for normal development.

First Comes Sex Talk With These Renegades of Couples Therapy

First Comes Sex Talk With These Renegades of Couples Therapy by Amy Sohn  The New York Times, July 1, 2015 Some couples therapists are prioritizing sexual intimacy in relationships rather than safety, attachment and trust.