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June 1, 2015
by Mary Horn, Psy.D.

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The Controversy in Hawaii is Representative of Important Issues World-Wide

June 1, 2015 07:55 by Mary Horn, Psy.D.  [About the Author]

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The Hawaiian Islands are widely known for their beauty and rich cultural diversity. Located in the North Pacific Ocean, they encompass some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, some of the highest mountain peaks, volcanoes, waterfalls, rain forests, and protected land and native species. The climate in Hawaii boasts eleven of the thirteen climate zones in the world. The climate zones each have unique ecosystems and characteristics that make up their weather patterns. With all the natural beauty that Hawaii has to offer, the Hawaiian Culture and Spirit remain today the most powerful aspects of what make the Hawaiian Islands so special. [More]

August 17, 2014
by Dr. DeeAnn Visk

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How are Medications Used to Treat Mental Health Disorders

August 17, 2014 04:55 by Dr. DeeAnn Visk  [About the Author]

howare medications usedto treat mental health disorders
Prescription medications are commonly employed to treat a variety of mental health illnesses. Diseases treated with prescription medication include: schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, and attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Ideally, these medications are used with talking therapy, at least until they are shown to be working well (Mental Health Medications, 2014). [More]