Month: April 2022

What Parents Must Know About Social Media and Body Image Research

By Dr. Elayne Daniels | April 25, 2022 |

Helicopter parents, listen up! You may risk hearing, “I hate you!” followed by a slamming door as your teenager storms away. But this is an important credential to add to your (so your child thinks) overprotective parenting resumé. Social media and body image research are on screen-time overdrive for kids. And you ought to be…

A black women from the chest up is smiling, as if uses body image affirmations to help with her self care.

7 Body Image Affirmations EVERY HSP Needs To Explore

By Dr. Elayne Daniels | April 15, 2022 |

You’re aware. Of darn near everything. It doesn’t matter if it’s outside of you or inside of you, it doesn’t get by you. And by golly, that goes for your body, too. Thanks to Diet Culture, feeling badly about your own body is more common than not. Add in the heightened awareness and depth of…

Ask The Psychologist: Can Depression And Anxiety Cause Memory Loss?

By Dr. Elayne Daniels | April 7, 2022 |

Mind and behavior Psychology may be the scientific study of the mind and behavior, but not to the exclusion of the physical seat of the mind, the brain. The interplay between physical and non-physical is as central to research and treatment as it is to everyday life. Within the seemingly isolated topics of depression, anxiety,…

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