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The Hidden Impact of Emotional Abuse

By |2020-01-24T15:43:06-05:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , , , |

Being a victim of emotional abuse specifically leads to a significant increase in depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. As a collaborative professional, it is imperative that you ask about a person’s history of abuse, including emotional/psychological abuse. Surviving emotional abuse can impact problem-solving style, and this needs to be taken into account when determining the best [...]

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Talking Brains Episode 7: Mental Energy as Expenses & Income with Irene Kerzhnerman PhD

By |2019-01-23T15:31:28-05:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Health, Mental Health, Talking Brains|Tags: , , , , , |

Talking Brains Podcast: a conversation about Mental Energy as Expenses and Income with Irene Kerzhnerman PhD. Is your energy running low? Viewing your energy as a bank account can stop you from being "overdrawn". Irene Kerzhnerman PhD is a licensed clinical psychologist with offices in Boca Raton, Florida. With over 20 years experience, she has been [...]

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Alligator Warning for Florida Visitors

By |2016-10-05T06:45:45-04:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: Animals|Tags: , , |

Visitors to Florida: Any body of fresh water in Florida has the potential for alligators. "No swimming" means "Stay out of the water". Period. Most alligators mind their own business, but do not take any risks. They also do not thermoregulate, so a non-moving alligator in the winter becomes more active in the spring and summer, [...]

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Pythons, Kitties, & Snails, Oh My!: The Everglades

By |2016-11-20T07:53:44-05:00December 1st, 2011|Categories: Nature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

From my Huffington Post blog - Pythons, Kitties, and Snails, Oh My! : Invasive Species Taking Over the Everglades I remember the first news story I read about pythons in the Everglades. It was accompanied by a photo of a python who had dined on an alligator. Meal time did not end well for either one [...]

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