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What should you know about Opioids?

We are recognizing National Prevention Week, an annual health observance dedicated to increasing the awareness of. and action around, mental health and substance use disorders. Each year different themes are included [...]

2020-07-08T06:57:26+00:00May 13th, 2019|

How can alcohol make anxiety worse?

Anxiety is a relatively common symptom of increased alcohol use, and for people who are prone to bouts of anxiety, it can exacerbate symptoms and impair functioning.  Everyday anxiety over stressful [...]

2020-07-08T07:06:36+00:00April 12th, 2019|

Illicit Drug Use on the Rise

According to the recently released 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), about 30.5 million Americans over the age of [...]

2020-07-31T16:14:51+00:00January 9th, 2019|

Do I have PTSD?

It is normal to feel stress, anger, and depression after a traumatic event, such as the recent one in Pittsburgh.  After such an event, some people may develop Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder [...]

2020-07-31T16:02:12+00:00November 7th, 2018|

What is depression?

“Snap out of it.” “Just be positive.” “You need to just get over it.” “What do you have to be sad about?” “Stop being lazy.” “Just smile, and you will feel [...]

2020-07-31T18:31:53+00:00October 11th, 2018|

REBT Training and the CBT Clinical Pathway

Lifeskills South Florida is proud to support the continuing development of our clinicians through advanced education and skills training opportunities. Recently two of our clinicians attended a Rational-Emotive and Cognitive Behavior Therapy [...]

2020-12-28T21:12:11+00:00August 14th, 2018|

Understanding Trauma and PTSD

by: Yehudah Alcabes LCSW, CSAT, CASAC-G, EMDR There are several misconceptions about PTSD and trauma in general, with many associating it with combat or shell shock. People often imagine a stoic war [...]

2020-07-08T07:28:49+00:00June 27th, 2018|

Let’s Talk About Suicide

The recent deaths of designer Kate Spade and chef Anthony Bourdain have brought suicide and mental illness to the forefront once again. These celebrity deaths are part of a trend showing [...]

2020-08-17T20:30:18+00:00June 14th, 2018|
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