Provide psychotherapy services to a wide variety of patients. Some of these patients are those that the helping profession find inconvenient to treat. Some work in professions where the confidentiality of the fact that they are getting psychological treatment is essential to my providing services to them
The loss of a parent hobbles families for years. Most spouses need additional assistance to assist their children.
REACTIVE ADOPTION PROBLEMS
Note all that apply before 18 years old:- Extended out of home placement in residential or therapeutic boarding school.- Diagnosis of ADD, ADHD, Oppositional-Defiant Disorder, Conduct Disorder, Bipolar Disorder.- Have been prescribed the pharmacy of medications.- Have seen a mix of competent and bland mental health professionals - Adoptive mom and dad loved you and you loved them. You had some problems for which they tried to get you help but they didn’t ever seem to understand you or you them.
CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS
Millennials are being overstimulated as a generation. It is no wonder 1/4 of American young adults have contemplated suicide during the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are the parent and are worried about them, take the computer and cell, handcuff yourself to them and make them go outside. Het them out of the world wide funk. Professional help if need be although my profession is a bunch of ninny’s anyway. State Park walks with parents every morning with mom and dad and sis and bro 7 am. Period. No TV. Monopoly or slapjack or Go Fish.
POLICE AND LAW ENFORCEMENT
BORDLERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER
Was called cyclonic personality disorder. Creating a lot of chaos. Much of the mental health community has decided that these patients are untreatable. The chaos “spontaneously remits”, they burn out, they kill themselves or they turn 40. My profession has abandoned the patient renowned worldwide in the psychiatric community for competing suicide in reaction to perceived abandonment.
Conduct disordered males are challenging to treat but can be helped. Treatment fails when they sense and outmaneuver their parents resolve to help them live accountable lives. The prognosis for these patients and their families is very good if mom and dad stay unified insisting on an accountable life. These patients are enormously resourceful and regardless of where they sleep at night their are never ever ever ever cold or hungry or alone.