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Understanding Complex PTSD

By Stephanie White, PsyD, PhD, LCSW, DCSW, BCD I have treated and diagnosed many clients with this PTSD and complex PTSD. As a result, I often get asked what this condition may present as and how to understand such symptoms. It is imperative to understand that this condition, which is really a stress syndrome, pervades […]

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How Many ESAs Can You Have?

Emotional support animals, commonly known as ESAs, can be incredibly helpful to individuals with certain conditions or disabilities. The process of obtaining or registering an ESA is fairly simple, but it may leave many people wondering – how many ESAs can I have? Our article will answer this question and help you understand more about […]

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Understanding the Comprehensive Nature to Approving Emotional Support Animals (ESAs) in Order to Optimize Therapeutic Outcomes in Clinical Practice

By: Stephanie White, PsyD, PhD, LCSW. DCSW Several hypotheses have been raised to understand the relationship between emotional support animals and conditions, such as anxiety, depression, autism, post-traumatic stress disorder, and bipolar disorder, in which changes in emotional activity and neurovegetative patterns may be mitigated as a result of daily interactions with an emotional support […]

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Can Dogs Get Coronavirus

Can Dogs Get Coronavirus?

It’s a worrying time. The COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak is beginning to sweep across the world. The WHO has stated it is a global pandemic, and we must now all take steps to fight it together. We need to stay as informed as we possibly can. People are rightly concerned about the impacts of this […]

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