therapy

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Suzanne Monaghan
May 17, 2020 - 3:12 pm
A mental health provider has started an online support group to help parents deal with the many challenges brought on by the pandemic. Read more here.
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online shopping
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Justin Udo
May 11, 2020 - 2:32 pm
While many Americans are in self-isolation until further notice, some have picked up an obsessive homebound habit: online shopping. But if you’re not careful, the impulse can quickly evolve into an addictive habit. Read more here.
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Therapy dog
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John McDevitt
May 01, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Therapy dog Jackson is still able to meet with people and provide some comfort during the coronavirus pandemic — just virtually. Read more here.
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Overworked nurse
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Hadas Kuznits
April 29, 2020 - 12:05 pm
Front-line workers in the fight against coronavirus are invited to utilize free therapy services, courtesy of the Philadelphia-based Council for Relationships. Read more here.
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Nurses clean their hands with disinfectant after a patient was screened for COVID-19.
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Shara Dae Howard
March 23, 2020 - 6:30 pm
Health care providers say they are fighting the war on COVID-19 with not enough equipment or protection, so they’ve turned to the public for help. Read more here.
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Service dog
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Carol MacKenzie
November 30, 2019 - 6:00 am
Paws and Affection, a Narberth-based nonprofit, trains service dogs to empower kids who have disabilities. Trainers spend two years teaching the dogs and getting them ready for placement, like 5-year-old Lab-poodle mix Kelly, who has been helping students at AIM Academy in Conshohocken for the past...
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Family enjoys Thanksgiving dinner
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Hadas Kuznits
November 28, 2019 - 5:00 am
Thanksgiving is a time for many families to get together, but how do you navigate the meal when your family members have different political views than you? Read more here.
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
March 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A therapist discusses the fine line between helping and overstepping boundaries as the college admissions scandal uncovered by the FBI has gotten parents to reconsider their involvement in their children's so-called success. Dr. George James, a marriage and family...
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Tatiana Mitchell
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Cherri Gregg
February 21, 2019 - 6:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — For Tatiana Mitchell , helping others is personal. "I've been through the fire," she said. Mitchell founded the #NoBrakes organization, which fosters resilience and a "keep-going-despite-the-odds" spirit in her native city of Camden. " 'No brakes' means no matter the...
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A section of a human brain with Alzheimer's disease on display at the Museum of Neuroanatomy at the University at Buffalo, in Buffalo, N.Y.
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July 25, 2018 - 7:24 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Hopes are rising again for a drug to alter the course of Alzheimer's disease after decades of failures. An experimental therapy slowed mental decline by 30 percent in patients who got the highest dose in a mid-stage study, and it removed much of the sticky plaque gumming up their...
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