Telepsychiatry and telepsychology are becoming widespread in the world of mental health. We’ve discussed telemedicine a few times in these posts, but I specifically wondered: how could it help my close peers?
Teletherapy Saves Time For some, the difference between psychiatrist and psychologist is unclear. Put simply: psychiatrists deal with medications while psychologists do therapy sessions. A while ago we discussed telepsychiatry. That entails prescription management plus occasional consults, all through videoconferencing. However telepsychology/teletherapy involves regular meetings between patient and therapist. Getting to the doctor for a [...]
Back-to-School Anxiety August heat still blazes but school is quickly approaching. Time to stock up on number 2 pencils, cram summer reading assignments, and wave goodbye to camp. Although the freedom of summer comes to an end, a fresh school year can be exciting for students with the anticipation of new friends and activities. But [...]