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The Election Stress Blues

The most divisive and unpredictable presidential race in modern memory reached its end. The harsh and bitter tones of anger and frustration overflowed like a...

Teens Living In An Age Of Fear

Society and circumstances are changing faster than any of us can fully comprehend. If you blink - you'll find yourself ten steps behind and...

Just Say NO! Regain Your Personal Power & Positive Self-Esteem

“No” is a lesson that we’ve carried from our earliest memories, and these memories are encapsulated in deep emotions. We have to negotiate around...

The Emotional State Of being F.I.N.E.

Relationships are kinda like the weather, just wait a few minutes and it might change. But what really constitutes a great relationship? What if...

… At Least Not Today!

The risk for suicidal behavior is complex. Research suggests that people who attempt suicide differ from others in many aspects of how they think,...

The Signs That You Might Be In An Abusive Relationship

Your abuser’s apologies and loving gestures in between the episodes of abuse can make it difficult to leave. He or she may make you...

10 DrBev Tips To Discover Who You Truly Are

As children we may have been told not to brag or be selfish “You have your nose so far up in the air, you...

Embrace Your New Life

In today’s society there is a strong trend towards separation. As more and more relationships crumble, people are finding themselves alone in their lives...

Sticks & Stones May Break My Bones, But Words Will…

Think back to the schoolyard playground, or the neighborhood bully - or fast forward to the woman at work, the cashier at the supermarket,...

Sexual Abuse and Incest in the Military

The numbers are startling, 1 in 4 women and 1 in 100 men respond “YES,” that they have experienced 'Military Sexual Trauma' MST, when...

Money & Relationships, Be Prepared or Be Destroyed

The topic of money often stirs up emotions, attitudes, and beliefs about the world around us. Unfortunately, in relationships money is often a taboo subject...

Retirement Is For Pincushions! Why You Should Never Retire?

Why are so many people losing their minds? And at a young age even. So let me paint you a picture. You work hard...

Does Your Kid Rollover and Bark When Asked?

Parents, listen up! If your child is as important to you as I think they are - then stop believing everything the health profession...

You Are Not CRAZY

Adult children of narcissistic parents (ACoNs) know a special type of emotional abuse in being raised by narcissists. (Biological mothers, stepmothers, biological fathers, and...

When Sadness or Misery Becomes Habitual

Call them drama queens, drama mama, people who like to stir things up, wishy-washie men…What be so ever. However - there is a clinical term...

How to Raise Your Children to be Emotionally Healthy

When children aren’t given information, they fill in the blanks - something we've all experienced growing up. When children are lied to - they...

Minorities Less Likely to Seek Help for Mental Illness

Mental illness affects one in five adults and one in 10 children in America. The numbers are indeed staggering. Even more alarming is that...

Turning Disabilities Into Capabilities

There is no denying that perception is reality - especially when it's viewed thru the eyes of a child. Their surroundings, and the reaction...

Denial, Lies & Betrayal: Relationships Part 2

Denial may be worn like a cloak to hide a fear of intimacy or feelings of vulnerability. Repeated experiences of denial, lies, and betrayal continue...

Denial, Lies & Betrayal: Relationships Part 1

Facing reality is important to eliminating unhappiness in all facets of our lives. Facing the truth means acknowledging that we pay an emotional price every day...

Affluenza is a ‘Coverup Crime’ for Rich Snobs

In my professional career, I never thought I would see the day when people would be able to hide their crimes behind their stupidity...

The Other Shoe Is Ready To Drop, Now What?

Let us imagine for a moment you have an important date tomorrow, but you heart is racing and your mind is giving you nothing...

No One Is Asking The Right Questions? Meet Dr. Larry Richardson

Mental Health is one of those topics that everyone wants to discuss directly after a terror attack or a major incident. Mental Health is...

A Nation Grappling With Mental Health Denial

It’s easy to put depression into a box of symptoms, and though we as a society are constantly told mental illness comes in all...

Societal Transition Demands Mental Health Focus

We are in a societal transition. The old is becoming - like real old and outdated, and the new has become the unknown and...

The Suicide Epidemic: Tara Lee Hoover says Face Your Fears

In this case, the numbers do add up. There is one death by suicide in the U.S. every 12.3 minutes. Suicide takes the lives of over 38,000...

Commitment-Phobes Love The Chase, But Not The Capture

There are women and men who cannot love someone outside of their immediate family. And, they feel unstable when emotions for another person rise...

Nineteen Years After Her Father’s Suicide…

The look on her mother's face told the story. Without a moment to process, Jody uttered those words she began to regret - "dad...

Overcoming Issues of Abandonment & Rejection

There are close to seven billion people living on the Earth. Why then does it hurt so badly for us to be rejected by...

A Powerful Story of One Woman’s Struggle From Abuse

Every 9 seconds in the US, a woman is assaulted or beaten. On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate...

“Music saved my life” Rapper Young Sane Sings His Story!

My name is Young Sane, I am songwriter, rapper, college student, and a student of the game. When I was eight years old I was...

“I Am Optimistic About Mankind’s Future,” says Doc Dave Dockery

The emotional impact technology has had on our lives has unarguably transformed society. The current generation doesn't know a world without computers; yet for Doc Dave...

Art And The Emotional Connection

Art is intended for people to challenge themselves and work through the emotions they see presented in the artistic message. Visionary, unique; art and...

Living Your Life, Not Your Story

How are you living your life today? What is your story? Are you living an intentional life - in the present? Today the focus...

Perhaps All This ‘Political Chaos’ Is Good For The Country ?! DrBev & Malcolm Go At It

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that "vulgar and divisive" language was damaging America's reputation abroad and leading to violence at GOP frontrunner Donald Trump's...