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Can Talk Therapy Help With Arthritis Pain?

Standard treatment protocols for arthritis pain tend to focus on the physical: exercise, medications, and other medical interventions. But new research is indicating that a key to treatment may not have anything to do with the body. Talk therapy is gaining ground as another way to address arthritis pain, with [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:32:16-07:00October 8th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Can Talk Therapy Help With Arthritis Pain?

Treating Back Pain With Counseling

When suffering from back pain, most people’s first response is to take an over-the-counter pain medication. If that doesn’t reduce the pain, a physician can prescribe a stronger medication, a physical therapist can suggest specific exercises, or trained specialists can do various types of alternative therapies, like chiropractic adjustment or [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:38:12-07:00July 30th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Treating Back Pain With Counseling

Finding Therapy During Counseling Awareness Month

The image of the bearded therapist sitting in a wingback chair, nodding and repeating, “How do you feel about that?” to a patient reclined on a couch is a hard one to shake, perhaps with good reason. Although the couch and the doctor may be different, therapy can be a [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:42:31-07:00April 27th, 2015|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Finding Therapy During Counseling Awareness Month