DBT: What Is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?
- Juliann Garey
A treatment for teenagers with serious trouble managing emotions, including self-harm and suicidal thoughts or attempts.READ MORE
On the Shoulders of Giants 2013
- Harry Kimball
NIDA director Nora Volkow and her proteges discussed brain mechanisms of drug addiction, how modern food is a drug, and the vices of lab rats.READ MORE
Treatment Starts With Changing Unhealthy Eating Habits
Dr. Douglas Bunnell of the Renfrew Center for eating disorder treatment discusses the latest thinking in intervention.WATCH MORE
Raising Girls With Healthy Self-Esteem
How to help our daughters overcome the challenges to developing confidence and a positive body imageREAD MORE
13 Ways to Boost Your Daughter's Self-Esteem
What parents can do to help girls build confidence based on what they can do, not what they look likeREAD MORE
Eating Disorders: Why Are Girls More Affected?
Cultural pressures make girls more likely to develop an eating disorder, but so does female biology and the stress of puberty.WATCH MORE
The Family’s Role in Recovery from Eating Disorders
Dr. Douglas Bunnell of the Renfrew Center talks about the importance of family in recovery. If parents are getting “push-back” about their involvement in treatment, “that’s a warning sign.”WATCH MORE
Why is the suicide rate so high for anorexia?
The eating disorder can take over the patient's life, until she has nothing left to live for.READ MORE
Anorexia: The Latest Thinking on Treatment
With an eating disorder, we need to restore health, then treat the child—and the family.WATCH MORE
Going Public About Bipolar: Catherine Zeta-Jones and Demi Lovato
- Harold S. Koplewicz, MD
Two actresses do our kids a favor by speaking up, demonstrating that real courage isn't about suffering in silence. It's about getting help and helping others.READ MORE