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Grief and Loss

Grief is the natural response to the loss of a beloved someone or something. Grief may result from the death of a person or pet, the ending of a relationship, or the loss of employment. While grieving individuals may experience a variety of emotions in response to loss there is no typical or expected responses. […]

Adult ADHD: What symptoms look like in the Life of an Adult

The American Psychiatric Association reveals that about 5% of children are affected with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and around half will continue to exhibit symptoms well into adult life. The CDC believes that the percentage is closer to 11% for children ages 4 to 17.   Many cases of ADHD in adults are undiagnosed, […]