Susan L Crum, Ph.D. 

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Men: Is your depression psychological or physical?

Posted by cfln4646 on October 13, 2013 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Men: Is your depression psychological or physical?

Often when patients present with depression or anxiety, physicians and psychologists neglect to check for physical causes of these symptoms. As a psychologist who specializes in health psychology, this is something I look for. For instance, when men present with clinical symptoms of depression, they may in fact be suffering from low testosterone. One clue to this is when they have ...

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Dealing with bullies

Posted by cfln4646 on October 11, 2013 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Dealing with bullies

Our children have been back to school for a few months now. Most parents look at this as a positive event. Even young people who are not the best of child’s, may enjoy the return to school because of the opportunities it provides for socialization. But, for some children, school is a nightmare because of repeated bullying. According to a survey by the American Psychological Association in 2009 about half of...

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How Mentally Ill is Ill Enough?

Posted by cfln4646 on June 26, 2013 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

How Mentally Ill is Ill Enough?

We need to ask ourselves how mentally ill is ill enough? At this time, an estimated 4.5 million Americans suffer from some form of major mental illness, such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Many of these individuals are not receiving the needed treatment to stabilize and maintain their condition. This lack of treatment leads to unemployment, homelessness, violence and inapprop...

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On-Line Anger Management

Posted by cfln4646 on May 11, 2013 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (0)

On-line Anger Management

with Susan L. Crum, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist

 

If you have an anger problem and want to address it, this convenient program is something you might want to consider…

How it Works

The Anger Management Online i...

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Anger Management De-EscalationStrategies

Posted by cfln4646 on May 9, 2013 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Anger Management De-EscalationStrategies

by Susan L. Crum, Ph.D.

Do you have times when you are so angry you don’t know what to do with your anger?  You might even do things you later regret and then feel guilty.  If so, help is available. 

Anger is a legitimate emotion. It should be present when something occurs that is u...

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Neuropsychological Testing: What you need to know

Posted by cfln4646 on May 4, 2013 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

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Neuropsychological TestingWhat you need to know

By Susan L. Crum,  PhD

 

Neuropsychology is a subspecialty field in Psychology. It focuses on the relationships between brain processes and behavior. A pediatric neuropsychology evaluation uses standardized tes...

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More Mental Health Services Not More Gun Control

Posted by cfln4646 on May 4, 2013 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

More Mental Health Services Not More Gun Control 

 In the wake of the Boston tragedy, while people are struggling withtheir shock and grief and emphasis is being placed on increased gun control.But, it may not be more gun control which is needed, rather more affordable andaccessible mental health services coupled with early identification of thosewith mental health iss...

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New Business Facebook

Posted by cfln4646 on April 5, 2013 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)

For regular mental health tips visit our new business website at:  https://www.facebook.com/CentralFloridaNeuropsychology

Steps to Combating Depression

Posted by cfln4646 on February 5, 2013 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Depression can seem to suddenly overtake us or it can sneak up on us subtly. In either case, once your are depressed, you need to assume responsibility for actively combating the depression. Otherwise, it can endure for lengthy periods of time. Below are so...

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