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Seasonal Affective Disorder

When the summer comes to a close, most of us are eager for a respite from the heat, humidity, and non-stop air conditioning. But at the same time, we realize that this means darkness is encroaching. No more outings after dinner, still in time to buy ice cream and watch the sun set. Many of us will soon be driving both to and from work in the dark, and spending most of our time indoors. Read More

Living with an Alcoholic Parent

Growing up in a home with an alcoholic parent is more common than one might think. One in five Americans has lived with an alcoholic family member. Since alcoholism runs in families, these children have a greater risk of becoming alcoholics themselves. These children may also exhibit some form of abuse or neglect throughout their childhood. The potential lack of emotional support from a parent can cause a mix of feelings. Read More