Anger CBT Made Simple Mindfulness Self-Help

Struggling with Excessive Anger? CBT Can Help.

Have you ever gotten so angry you couldn’t think straight, and ended up doing something you regretted? I know I have. Anger is a very useful emotion. It lets others…

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Insomnia Self-Help

Tired of Bad Sleep? Here’s How to Find the Best Treatment

Do you often find yourself lying awake in bed praying for sleep? If so, you’re not alone—one out of three adults in the US has had recent sleep problems, with…

Depression Evidence-based Treatment Exercise Self-Help

12 Findings on the Best Ways to Treat Depression

Anyone who’s been depressed knows how hard it can be just to keep up with daily responsibilities. Trying to figure out the best way to treat the depression can present…


Can You Be Depressed and Not Know It?

What image comes to mind if I ask you to think of someone who is depressed? Typically we picture someone who’s sad all the time, stays in bed for much…

Depression Evidence-based Treatment Meditation Mindfulness

How to Use Mindfulness to Ease Negative Emotions

I’m very pleased to welcome my first guest blogger, Debbie Hampton, fellow blogger at The Best Brain Possible.  Most of us welcome sadness and pain about as much as a root…

Insomnia Sleep

Why Isn’t Melatonin Helping My Insomnia?

Millions of Americans are desperate for a good night’s sleep. When insomnia persists for long enough, it’s common to reach for an over-the-counter sleep aid like Unisom, Zzzquil, or Tylenol/Advil…

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) OCD Treatment

Am I a Monster? Obsessions About Hurting Other People

It’s hard to turn on the news without hearing about violent assaults, murders, and sexual abuse. We probably feel revulsion when we hear about these things, wondering how a person…