Thyroid, Mood, and Health

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The Thyroid Gland (Butterfly Shaped), Autoimmunity, Mood, and Health The association of mood, thyroid dysfunction, and autoimmunity is a possible contributing and treatable element in mood disturbances. Integrative Psychiatry encourages looking beyond labels, symptoms, and diagnosis. An integrative approach cautions against premature jumping to treatment with what is favored, familiar, or expedient. Integrative Psychiatry fosters […]

Addictions Uncovered

Integrative Psychiatry Addictions Perspective

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Current statistics¬†show the immensity and seriousness of unrecognized substance abuse disorders and addictions. An integrative psychiatry perspective looks beyond labels, symptoms, or a few illness characteristics to find understanding and positive treatment options for addictions. Several questions arise about addictions. Who is addicted and how is addictive illness defined? Who is at risk? How does […]

Ten Holistic Steps for Mental Health

Path for Regaining Balance and Well-being

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Ten Holistic Steps for Mental Health by Ron Parks, MD & edited by Shan Parks Take the steps for your emotional, mental, and physical health. The failure to get positive results can be from following an inappropriate program for your needs. Consider exploring some complementary or alternative options that can bring positive improvement. The goals […]