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Medicated ADHD Patients Found to Have Lower Risk of Car Crashes

Medicated ADHD Patients Found to Have Lower Risk of Car Crashes

People with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are known to be at a higher risk of car accidents than those without ADHD, but a study published today in JAMA Psychiatry suggests taking medications for the disorder may lower this risk. “From a clinical...

What are the Different Levels of Psychiatric Care?

What are the Different Levels of Psychiatric Care?

The mental health system can be extremely confusing! When you are looking for help, sometimes it is difficult to know where to turn. Dr Byrne explains the different levels of psychiatric care with examples of when each level is appropriate. Mar 8th, 2019 Self-Help...

What is an Addiction Psychiatrist?

What is an Addiction Psychiatrist?

Dr Matt Bader answers some frequently asked questions about what it means to be an Addiction Psychiatrist. Mar 7th, 2019 Q: What is an addiction psychiatrist? A: An addiction psychiatrist is a psychiatrist that has undergone additional formal training in the diagnosis...

Why Convenience Matters to CPCH Patients

Why Convenience Matters to CPCH Patients

At CPCH, we are always looking for ways to make mental health treatment convenient. Why? Learn more from our founder, Dr Jennie Byrne Feb 13th, 2019 When you need to get groceries, do you look for a grocery store that is only open from 9AM-5PM a few days a week? When...

7 Signs You Are Working with an Excellent Therapist

7 Signs You Are Working with an Excellent Therapist

Finding the right therapist can be a painstaking process. You need to make sure that you work well together and are comfortable talking with them about any issues you’re dealing with. How do you know when you’ve found an excellent therapist? Jan 29th, 2019 Finding the...

5 Non-medication Ways to Manage Stress

5 Non-medication Ways to Manage Stress

Stress can be a part of everyday life. We often deal with stress at home, at work, with friends, when we travel, at school, etc. and we often get worried about our past and out future. Here are 5 techniques to reduce stress with the help of your five senses. See Most...

Tips on Self Care

Tips on Self Care

Do you struggle to find the time to take care of yourself? If you are in the habit of prioritizing work, chores and others over yourself you may find you are overextended and exhausted. What is ‘self care’ and how to go about it? It is quite simple- it is taking care...